Raptor Academy

Training for professionals working with raptors

What is Raptor Academy?

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Raptor Academy is a comprehensive selection of learning opportunities created to educate wildlife rehabiltators, veterinarians, and government agencies across the nation and around the globe.

Established in 2017 by The Raptor Center at the University of Minnesota, our courses provide expanded access to information on raptor rehabilitation, medical care, and management of captive raptors. Raptor Academy was created to fit the growing need for continuing education to be more accessible. In addition to providing on-site training opportunities, Raptor Academy provides on-demand access to education courses from anywhere at any time.

About Raptor Academy

Raptor Academy Highlights

Raptor Academy offers training in the newest techniques and methods used to rehabilitate and recondition sick and injured raptors through:

  • Onsite training opportunities
  • Instructor-led courses, held in a virtual classroom
  • Self-study courses, for self-paced, independent learning