Training for professionals working with raptors
Instructor-led online courses
In this course, you will learn best practices for reintegrating healthy young raptors back into the wild. Protocols for re-nesting, fostering, and raising young raptors in captivity will be shared, along with principles of hard and soft (hack) releases. Course begins January 9, 2020.
January 9, 2020 to January 23, 2020
What is raptor rehabilitation? This course introduces you to the field of raptor rehabilitation as well as the ethical decisions that can arise. It also provides you with basic techniques to help stabilize a raptor brought into captivity. Course beings October 29, 2019.
October 29, 2019 to December 10, 2019
If only raptors could talk. To diagnose raptor ailments, you need observational skills and access to veterinary diagnostics. In this course you’ll learn about the diagnosis and treatment of common raptor illnesses and injuries and how to keep your patient comfortable during its recovery. Course begins January 14, 2020.
January 14, 2020 to February 18, 2020
No pain, no gain? This course teaches you the theories and techniques used to physically and mentally prepare a raptor for release. You’ll also learn the important factors to consider when reintroducing a raptor back into the wild. Course begins March 10, 2020.
March 10, 2020 to April 14, 2020