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
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) - Registration Closed
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)
Kingston, RI - Hosted by Rhode Island Department of Fish and Wildlife October 5-6, 2019
Bruce Township, MI - Hosted by DAWG October 19-20, 2019 Course Full contact email@example.com for wait list placement
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.
FYI International Shipping: Please note, if ordering books/class materials that need to be shipped outside of the USA international shipping can take 10 days or longer. If you wish to get your books sooner it may be possible, however some restrictions apply. Even if you choose and pay for express shipping the United States Postal Service (USPS) does not guarantee faster shipping times. If you choose express shipping USPS will only refund your money if you reside in a country that is on their guarantee list, which can be found here: https://pe.usps.com/text/imm/immc2_006.htm