An introductory two-day course for beginning wildlife or novice rehabilitators seeking formal education with a half day hands-on lab! This class is meant to be a flipped classroom experience. We challenge you to do your homework and readings before you get to your class. This will facilitate a richer learning experience in the classroom.
All funds shown are in US dollars
Chintsa East London, South Africa - Hosted by Friends of Free Wildlife June 22-23, 2019 - Registration Closed
St Kitts - Closed class for students at Ross University School of Veterinary Medicine June 22-23, 2019 - Registration Closed
Johannesburg, South Africa - Hosted by Friends of Free Wildlife June 29-30, 2019 (pay in rand to Friends of Free Wildlife after registration with IWRC)
Hectorspruit, South Africa - Hosted by Friends of Free Wildlife and Wild & Free July 6-7, 2019 (pay in rand to Friends of Free Wildlife after registration with IWRC)
Bruce Township, MI - Hosted by DAWG October 19-20, 2019
Lecture topics include:
– Introduction to wildlife rehabilitation
– Basic anatomy and physiology
– Calculating fluid therapy
– Handling and physical restraint
– Stress and the basic shock cycle
– Initial care and physical examination
– Standards for housing
– Euthanasia criteria and release criteria
To receive a course completion certificate, students must successfully pass the exam, lab, and homework with 70% or higher.
You will receive the Wildlife Rehabilitation: A Comprehensive Approach and Minimum Standards for Wildlife Rehabilitation books with this order.
Have a large group you want to bring? Consider an organizational membership and contact us for special group pricing.
FYI Canada Classes: In addition to the rate charged by USPS, Canadian customs may charge extra fees on packages. Per the Canadian postal service, there is nothing we can do to predict or eliminate these charges.