Training for professionals working with raptors
Raptor Academy offers a comprehensive selection of learning opportunities for those working with raptors in captivity. Professionals gain hands-on training through workshops. Veterinarians and veterinary students have opportunity to gain experience in raptor medicine and surgery. Self-study online training courses let you learn at your own pace, or take our instructor-led courses, which are held in a virtual classroom with an instructor and other students.
What is Raptor Academy?
Raptor Academy offers a comprehensive selection of learning opportunities, for those working with raptors in captivity.
In virtual classrooms, students learn the newest techniques and methods used to rehabilitate and recondition sick and injured raptors.
Our workshops are for professionals in rehabilitation, avian medicine, and captive raptor care and management.
Our externs are responsible for assisting the interns, residents, and senior clinicians in the diagnosis and surgical/medical treatment of raptors and the other birds admitted to The Raptor Center.
Our veterinary medical internship offers avian experience through supervised, hands-on clinical experience.
Our program consists of both a clinical residency in Raptor and Avian Medicine Surgery and graduate work in either Veterinary Medicine or Public Health.