GIS Training Week (1-5 year) in Vihula
April 5, 2021 - 4:00 pm # April 11, 2021 - 11:00 am
Again this year, we will all meet in Vihula, Estonia, for an exciting and intensive week of learning and growing.
Vihula Manor Country Club is located in northern Estonia, on the coast of Baltic Sea, just 90 km from capital city Tallinn, an hour of scenic drive through picturesque countryside and ancient forests. The lovely manor complex is idyllically situated in the North-Eastern corner of the beautiful Lahemaa National Park, with sandy beaches, enormous erratic boulders, mossy pine forests, majestic wetlands, and the ancient fishermen villages of Altja and Käsmu. One of the main Lahemaa attractions is undoubtedly the manors – the baroque Sagadi Manor, Estonia’s most well-known Palmsee Manor and picturesque Vihula Manor.
From Vihula Manor all major attractions are within easy reach: 3 km to a secluded sandy beach at the Baltic sea, 5 km to the historical Altja fishing village, offering a glimpse into the life of coastal people in the past and today, 6 km to Sagadi Manor, 14 km to Palmsee Manor, 20 km to “Captains Village” of Käsmu with a unique maritime museum, 25 km to the regional capital Rakvere. Please find more information at www.vihulamanor.com.
The Faculty for the Week
Barbro Huldén, SF – Jette Maja Porting, DK – Katrin Rosental, EE – Malle Päeva, EE – Kia
Karrebæk, DK – John Ewans Porting, DK.
Following groups are scheduled
- Developmental Psychology. April 13 th at 16.00 to April 14 th at 14.00
- People interested in Gestalt and Personal Development + Pre-training Students Authenticity and Passion in Life. April 14 th , 16.00 to April 19 th ,11.00.
- Students within the Training Program. April, 14 th , 16.00 to April, 19 th at 11.00.
The students will work in different smaller and bigger group settings
The home group setting:
Students 1st year, 3rd year, 4th year, 5th year, and pre-training, 1 – 2 of the senior trainers lead each level.
The small group setting:
All students mix into small groups.
Every group has 2 leaders – from the 4th to 5th year.
The senior leaders will be the overall supervisors during the 3 intensive sessions supervising the small groups.
The total group setting:
Every morning starts with an overall lecture, awareness process and reflection. The senior faculty presents lectures about present and theoretical issues in their groups.
Every afternoon a “Afternoon awareness” will be held by the elder students.
The last evening, we all are having the Grand Party.
These settings and the possibilities at Vihula will give you intensive opportunities:
To do personal work, to discuss theory, to integrate, to get supervision, to give supervision, to build network, to get inspiration for your professional and personal life, to have fun and to get challenge and nourishment. The beautiful surroundings will give you optimal opportunities for outside exercise. And Vihula´s sauna center with three alternative saunas is available. Many other ways and opportunities for taking care of yourself are open for you to reserve.
See the Vihula homepage for possibilities and spa-reservations.
Seminar Fees Nordic/Estonian
|The Pre-Training seminar:
“Authenticity and Passion in Life”. Private fee:
|Seminar fee for students attending the
4-year training program:
Included in the annual training fee
For the participants in the Pre-Training Seminar, we offer an Early bird reduction of 10% of the
seminar fee in signing-up before February the 15th 2021.
The accommodation per participant includes living cost, food, and last evening party.
Airport transfer is not included (see below!)
If you want to make use of the special treatments in the Spa you can make reservations on
the net. These – of course – are on your own private expenses.
|Tuesday to Sunday, per person:||Single room||Double room|
|Monday to Tuesday. Extra lecture or leisure day:|
Be aware that the price is a reduced and total package price.
So no reduction is given in the accommodation price if not staying the whole week.
Bus from Tallinn to Vihula and return and sign up at the GIS office by mail.
- Nordic 200 DKK, 25 EUR
- Estonian 150 DKK, 20 EUR
Departure Tallinn airport: Tuesday April 6th , 2021 the bus to Vihula leaves at 14:00 – the
bus makes a stopover at the harbor in Tallinn and then directly to Vihula.
Departure Vihula: Sunday April 11th , 2021 the bus to Tallinn airport and harbor leaves Vihula
at 10:45 local time.
If you are arriving later or leaving earlier, please arrange your own transportation e.g. by taxi.
For all students, the deadline for signing up is March 1st 2021 to the GIS office. Please
remember to let us know, if you stay in single or double room, and if you will sign up for the
bus and also let us know your pick-up place for the bus – harbor or airport.
For participants in the Pre-training, the deadline for signing up is March 15th 2021 to the
Note: Deadline for signing-up for the 10% Early Bird reduction is February 15th !