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Identification and Field Survey Skills - Mammals

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Identification and Field Survey Skills - Mammals

Practical training in how to find and identify mammals, also training in survey techniques and classification.


August 2019

23/08/2019    Land Mammal Identification    3 Days

Preston Montford, Field Studies Council. Contact: 01743 852040 enquiries.pm@field-studies-council.org c-js.co.uk/1tw0v3h

An exciting opportunity to encounter and identify many British mammals through field signs, live trapping and sightings. The course is practical-based with field visits and laboratory sessions designed to introduce a range of detection and identification skills. *MMU

Cost £395.00


23/08/2019    Dormouse Ecology & Conservation    1 Day

Callow Rock, Somerset, The Mammal Society. Contact: 02380 010984 training@themammalsociety.org www.mammal.org.uk/training/courses/

Recognised as the definitive course on dormouse ecology, survey and monitoring and ideal for those with a general interest or working towards their Dormouse Handling Licence. Includes a visit to check nest boxes, information on relevant legislation, best practice guidance and may include the opportunity to handle dormice under supervision.

Cost £99.00


27/08/2019    Anabat Insight Software Webinar    1 Day

Webinar, BatAbility Courses & Tuition . Contact: 07877570590 neil.middleton@batability.co.uk www.batability.co.uk/events/

90 minute lunchtime webinar

Cost £36.00


27/08/2019    Revise and Assess Bat Licence Level 1    1 Day

Tiverton, Ecology Training UK. Contact: 07818073660 ecologytraininguk@gmail.com www.ecologytraining.co.uk

Got some bat survey experience and need a second reference? Join us for the day revising and being assessed for your Level 1 bat licence. Level 2 may also be possible. Must have at least 100 hours survey experience. Only 5 on a course. Other dates will be available according to demand.

Cost £unknown


29/08/2019    Bat Auto Classifiers – A Balanced Approach Webinar    1 Day

Webinar, BatAbility Courses & Tuition . Contact: 07877570590 neil.middleton@batability.co.uk www.batability.co.uk/events/

90 minute lunchtime webinar

Cost £36.00


29/08/2019    Camera trapping for Mammals    1 Day

RSPB Loch Leven, Kinross, The Mammal Society. Contact: 02380 010984 training@themammalsociety.org https://c-js.info/2YzGEJ9

Our highly-experienced trainers will give an introduction to choosing and using camera traps and guidance on how to get the most out of them. The day will include a mix of indoor and outdoor sessions and will also cover innovations for using camera traps for recording small mammals.

Cost £59.00


30/08/2019    MS Mammal Identification    2 Days

Juniper Hall, Field Studies Council. Contact: 01306 734501 enquiries.jh@field-studies-council.org c-js.co.uk/1tw0v3h

Suitable for all levels of experience, this two and a half day course in beautiful surroundings is an excellent, in depth introduction to the mammals of Britain and Ireland and the techniques used to spot them in their habitat including sightings, calls and field signs.

Cost £264.00


30/08/2019    Mammal Identification Weekend    3 Days

Juniper Hall, Surrey, The Mammal Society. Contact: 02380 010984 training@themammalsociety.org www.mammal.org.uk/training/courses/

The Mammal Identification Weekend provides a great chance to learn the key distinguishing features of all UK mammal species. Classroom sessions will cover the key visual clues to identification, tracks, feeding signs, nests, burrows, sounds, droppings & skeletal remains.

Cost £205.00


30/08/2019    Hazel Dormouse-Handling and Survey Methods    1 Day

Herne Bay, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/30082019000000HazelDormouseHandlingandSurveyMethods.aspx

This one day course provides a basic introduction to dormouse ecology, with more detailed information on survey and handling techniques. The training includes practical sessions on dormouse handling and nibbled nut identification.

Cost £unknown


31/08/2019    Bats and their Natural History    1 Day

Regents Park, Field Studies Council. Contact: 01306 734501 enquiries.ldn@field-studies-council.org c-js.co.uk/1tw0v3h

Learn about bats on this course in The Regent's Park with emphasis on the 17 species of British bats. Topics include their biology, evolution and environmental requirements for feeding, living and breeding, etc, as well as classification and names of our native species.

Cost £35.00


September 2019

02/09/2019    Badger Ecology and Surveying    1 Day

Nr Exeter, Ecology Training UK. Contact: 07818073660 ecologytraininguk@gmail.com www.ecologytraining.co.uk/book-a-course/introductory/

Badgers are frequently encountered on development sites, learn know how to survey for them, how to recognise their field signs and have a good understanding of their ecology. This introductory course covers urban and rural badger ecology and includes classroom and field trip to visit a sett.

Cost £unknown


03/09/2019    Badgers and Development    1 Day

Nr Exeter, Ecology Training UK. Contact: 07818073660 ecologytraininguk@gmail.com www.ecologytraining.co.uk/book-a-course/advanced/

Badgers are frequently encountered on development sites, so it is important that ecologists have a clear understanding of the legislation and guidance relating to badgers and development, and to make sure we use appropriate mitigation techniques.

Cost £unknown


04/09/2019    Otter Ecology and Surveying    1 Day

Nr Exeter, Ecology Training UK. Contact: 07818073660 ecologytraininguk@gmail.com www.ecologytraining.co.uk/book-a-course/introductory/

Introductory level course covers otter biology and ecology, identifying otters and their field signs, legal status of otters, and otter conservation. The course will include a field trip to look for signs of otters.

Cost £unknown


06/09/2019    MS Mammal Identification    2 Days

Malham Tarn, Field Studies Council. Contact: 01729 830331 enquiries.mt@field-studies-council.org c-js.co.uk/1tw0v3h

Suitable for all levels of experience, this two and a half day course in beautiful surroundings is an excellent, in depth introduction to the mammals of Britain and Ireland and the techniques used to spot them in their habitat including sightings, calls and field signs.

Cost £264.00


06/09/2019    Mammal Identification Weekend    3 Days

Malham Tarn, North Yorkshire, The Mammal Society. Contact: 02380 010984 training@themammalsociety.org www.mammal.org.uk/training/courses/

The Mammal Identification Weekend provides a great chance to learn the key distinguishing features of all UK mammal species. Classroom sessions will cover the key visual clues to identification, tracks, feeding signs, nests, burrows, sounds, droppings & skeletal remains.

Cost £205.00


09/09/2019    Dormouse Ecology, Conservation and Woodland Management (inc handling)    3 Days

Briddlesford Woods, PTES. Contact: 020 7498 4533 Ian.white@ptes.org www.ptes.org

We will look at the ecology of dormice, their conservation and relevant legislation. In addition, we will consider how to survey for dormice and the requirements both to obtain a disturbance and mitigation license. We will aim to see and provide the opportunity to handle as many dormice as possible.

Cost £485.00


12/09/2019    Combined hazel dormouse ecology and survey with development and licensing    2 Days

9C Mill Park Ind Est, White Cross Rd, Woodbury Salterton, Exeter EX5 1EL, Richard Green Ecology Ltd. Contact: 01395 239234 office@richardgreenecology.co.uk www.richardgreenecology.co.uk/training/

This is a two-day course combining both the 'Hazel dormouse ecology survey & techniques' course on Day 1 with the 'Hazel dormice and development, including licensing' course on Day 2.

Cost £250.00


12/09/2019    Hazel dormouse ecology & survey techniques    1 Day

9C Mill Park Ind Est, White Cross Rd, Woodbury Salterton, Exeter EX5 1EL, Richard Green Ecology Ltd. Contact: 01395 239234 office@richardgreenecology.co.uk www.richardgreenecology.co.uk/training/

This introductory course will provide the skills and knowledge to undertake dormouse survey, including habitat suitability assessment, hazel nut, hair-tube, CCTV, wild nest, nest tube and nest box survey techniques. The course includes a practical field survey session.

Cost £110.00


12/09/2019    Bat Ecology and Surveying    2 Days

Nr Exeter, Ecology Training UK. Contact: 07818073660 ecologytraininguk@gmail.com https://c-js.info/2ja7Wxj

This introductory course is aimed at those who are starting to work towards their bat licence. The course covers bat biology, ecology, conservation and survey techniques, and includes a species ID workshop as well as an evening bat survey using detectors.

Cost £220.00


12/09/2019    Bat Social Calls Webinar    1 Day

Webinar, BatAbility Courses & Tuition . Contact: 07877570590 neil.middleton@batability.co.uk www.batability.co.uk/events/

90 minute lunchtime webinar

Cost £36.00


13/09/2019    Hazel dormice and development, including licensing    1 Day

9C Mill Park Ind Est, White Cross Rd, Woodbury Salterton, Exeter EX5 1EL, Richard Green Ecology Ltd. Contact: 01395 239234 office@richardgreenecology.co.uk www.richardgreenecology.co.uk/training/

This advanced course is aimed at people who have attended our 'Dormouse ecology and survey' course or are already experienced in undertaking dormouse surveys and have a good understanding of dormouse ecology. Following attendance, you should be able to design appropriate survey and mitigation strategies and successfully apply for dormouse mitigation licences.

Cost £150.00


13/09/2019    Dormouse Ecology & Conservation    1 Day

Callow Rock, Somerset, The Mammal Society. Contact: 02380 010984 training@themammalsociety.org www.mammal.org.uk/training/courses/

Recognised as the definitive course on dormouse ecology, survey and monitoring and ideal for those with a general interest or working towards their Dormouse Handling Licence. Includes a visit to check nest boxes, information on relevant legislation, best practice guidance and may include the opportunity to handle dormice under supervision.

Cost £99.00


13/09/2019    River Mammal Ecology    1 Day

Bourton-on-the-Water, Glos, Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust. Contact: 01452 383333 info@gloucestershirewildlifetrust.co.uk www.gloucestershirewildlifetrust.co.uk/events/2019-09-13-course-river-mammal-ecology

A comprehensive introduction to the ecology and conservation of the water vole, water shrew and otter, and their relationship with American mink. Mammal Specialist John Field covers the theory and practice of surveying, field evidence assessment and habitat management best practice. Includes classroom and field sessions 09:30 - 16.00.

Cost £125.00


14/09/2019    Introduction to wildlife rescue and rehabilitation    1 Day

Highbridge, Secret World. Contact: 01278 783250 info@secretworld.org www.secretworld.org/

Please visit our website for more information

Cost £60.00


14/09/2019    Bat Handling and Identification    1 Day

Herne Bay, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/14092019000000BatHandlingandIdentification.aspx

An introduction to British bat ecology followed by species identification, handling and sexing, including health and safety precautions. The training includes a practical session where attendees will practice handling permanent captive bats and identifying preserved specimens.

Cost £unknown


16/09/2019    Dormouse Ecology and Surveying    1 Day

Nr Exeter, Ecology Training UK. Contact: 07818073660 ecologytraininguk@gmail.com www.ecologytraining.co.uk/book-a-course/introductory/

This course is a first step towards gaining your dormouse licence, and the trainer will usually be prepared to act as one of your referees for this purpose. Course includes dormouse ecology and conservation, survey techniques, best practice in handling dormice (demonstrated) and a dormouse nest box check.

Cost £unknown


17/09/2019    Water Vole Ecology & Surveys    1 Day

South West, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/17092019000000WaterVoleEcologyandSurveys.aspx

A one-day introductory course on water voles, including a field visit and classroom sessions. The course will cover relevant aspects of the background ecology of water voles and appropriate field survey techniques, particularly aimed at development scenarios, following the guidance in the Water Vole Mitigation Handbook.

Cost £unknown


17/09/2019    Dormice and Development     1 Day

Nr Exeter, Ecology Training UK. Contact: 07818073660 ecologytraininguk@gmail.com www.ecologytraining.co.uk/book-a-course/advanced/

This course is aimed at those who work with developers on sites with dormice, and those ecologists working under infrastructure maintenance contracts.The course will cover dormouse legislation, implications for developments, European Protected Species Licences, mitigation techniques and case studies.

Cost £unknown


17/09/2019    Dormice    1 Day

Nower Wood, Mill Way, leatherhead KT22 8QA, Surrey Wildlife Trust. Contact: 01372379523 adult.learning@surreywt.org.uk https://c-js.info/2FKw6LZ

Learn about our native Dormice before looking for signs of them in the woods.

Cost £23.00


18/09/2019    Water Vole Ecology, Mitigation and Live-Capture Techniques for Practitioners    2 Days

Stanton Harcourt, Witney, The Mammal Society. Contact: 02380 010984 training@themammalsociety.org www.mammal.org.uk/training/courses/

This course is aimed at professionals and assumes some prior experience of water vole ecology. It covers field-signs of water voles and other easily-confused species and will reference scientific research on the impacts of different habitat availability, health and welfare considerations and how they feed into mitigation practice today.

Cost £188.00


18/09/2019    Water Vole Mitigation    1 Day

South West, CIEEM. Contact: 01962 868626 enquiries@cieem.net events.cieem.net/Events/EventPages/18092019000000WaterVoleMitigation.aspx

A one-day course covering the impacts of different types of development on water voles and the options for mitigation. The course will have a particular focus on determining the most appropriate approach to relocating water voles following the guidance published in April 2016.

Cost £unknown


18/09/2019    Dormouse Ecology    1 Day

Stroud, Glos, Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust. Contact: 01452 383333 info@gloucestershirewildlifetrust.co.uk www.gloucestershirewildlifetrust.co.uk/events/2019-09-18-course-dormouse-ecology

Mick Peacey and Alan Sumnall share their extensive knowledge of licensed dormouse surveying. Includes dormouse ecology, conservation, and a field trip to the longest running dormouse nestbox monitoring site in the UK. "Knowledge and enthusiasm of tutor was excellent" 09:30 - 16.00.

Cost £125.00


20/09/2019    Bat Walk    1 Day

Bore Place, TN8 7AR, Bore Place. Contact: 01732 463255 hello@boreplace.org www.boreplace.org/whats-on/4220/bat-walk

A nocturnal quest to see bats and their amazing aerial acrobatics and other night time animals. After a short introduction about these fascinating creatures, you'll be guided on a night walk around Bore Place farm, along farm footpaths, using bat detectors to listen out for bats as they leave their roosts and fly out to catch insects.

Cost £8.00


20/09/2019    Wild Boar Day    1 Day

Beechenhurst Lodge Visitor Centre, Coleford, The Mammal Society. Contact: 02380 010984 training@themammalsociety.org https://c-js.info/2Kswv76

This one day workshop will start with a series of classroom sessions considering the boar’s history, behaviour and ecology, impacts, public perception and management. In the afternoon, our expert trainer will lead a walk in the Forest of Dean to look for field signs linked with this elusive mammal.

Cost £89.00


21/09/2019    Zoo Academy (15-17 year olds)    8 Days

ZSL Whipsnade Zoo, ZSL. Contact: https://c-js.info/2CyS1nH

ZSL Zoo Academy is an eight-day course which includes study sessions on different exotic species and more than 20 hours practical experience in the zoo. Our exciting animal-based course is designed for 15-17 year olds who wish to become vets, vet nurses, zoo keepers or pursue other animal related careers/studies.

Cost £575.00


21/09/2019    Dormouse Ecology & Conservation    1 Day

Wildwood, Kent, The Mammal Society. Contact: 02380 010984 training@themammalsociety.org www.mammal.org.uk/training/courses/

Recognised as the definitive course on dormouse ecology, survey and monitoring and ideal for those with a general interest or working towards their Dormouse Handling Licence. Includes a visit to check nest boxes, information on relevant legislation, best practice guidance and may include the opportunity to handle dormice under supervision.

Cost £99.00


23/09/2019    Bat Ecology and Surveying    2 Days

Tiverton, Ecology Training UK. Contact: 07818073660 ecologytraininguk@gmail.com www.ecologytraining.co.uk/book-a-course/introductory/

This introductory course is aimed at those who are starting to work towards their bat licence. The course covers bat biology, ecology, conservation and survey techniques, and includes a species ID workshop as well as an evening bat survey using detectors.

Cost £unknown


25/09/2019    Thermal Aided Bat Surveys    1 Day

Brandon Marsh Nature Centre, Coventry, Bat Conservation Trust. Contact: 020 7820 7169 training@bats.org.uk www.bats.org.uk

This one-day course is designed for those with bat survey experience who would like to add thermal imaging techniques to aid them in their bat survey work. This classroom-based course has an optional thermal aided bat survey practical evening after the course for those who are able to attend.

Cost £165.00


25/09/2019    Bats and Development    1 Day

Tiverton, Ecology Training UK. Contact: 07818073660 ecologytraininguk@gmail.com www.ecologytraining.co.uk/book-a-course/advanced/

This course is aimed at consultants who have to give bat mitigation advice to developers or those wanting to know more about mitigation as part of their training for a bat licence.

Cost £unknown


28/09/2019    Wildlife Handling and Care    1 Day

Highbridge, Secret World. Contact: 01278 783250 info@secretworld.org www.secretworld.org/

Please visit our website for more information

Cost £60.00


October 2019

07/10/2019    Dormouse Ecology, Conservation and Woodland Management (inc handling)    3 Days

Briddlesford Woods, PTES. Contact: 020 7498 4533 Ian.white@ptes.org www.ptes.org

We will look at the ecology of dormice, their conservation and relevant legislation. In addition, we will consider how to survey for dormice and the requirements both to obtain a disturbance and mitigation license. We will aim to see and provide the opportunity to handle as many dormice as possible.

Cost £485.00


08/10/2019    EPS Mitigation Licence Applications (Bats) Training Course    3 Days

Alcester, Warwickshire, Arbtech Consulting Ltd. Contact: jg@arbtech.co.uk https://c-js.info/2Vo4DZn

Providing Ecological Consultants interested in EPS Mitigation Licences with the relevant training required to submit successful EPSML Applications for bats. No previous experience required!

Cost £unknown


09/10/2019    Is That A Bat? – Confusing Non-Bat Sounds Webinar    1 Day

Webinar, BatAbility Courses & Tuition . Contact: 07877570590 neil.middleton@batability.co.uk www.batability.co.uk/events/

90 minute lunchtime webinar

Cost £36.00


10/10/2019    Combined badger ecology and survey with development licences and mitigation    2 Days

9C Mill Park Ind Est, White Cross Rd, Woodbury Salterton, Exeter EX5 1EL, Richard Green Ecology Ltd. Contact: 01395 239234 office@richardgreenecology.co.uk www.richardgreenecology.co.uk/training/

This is a two-day course combining both the 'Badger ecology & survey' course on Day 1 with the 'Badgers & development, licensing & mitigation' course on Day 2.

Cost £230.00


10/10/2019    Badger ecology & survey    1 Day

9C Mill Park Ind Est, White Cross Rd, Woodbury Salterton, Exeter EX5 1EL, Richard Green Ecology Ltd. Contact: 01395 239234 office@richardgreenecology.co.uk www.richardgreenecology.co.uk/training/

This introductory course will provide the knowledge and skills to undertake badger surveys and produce reports in accordance with best practice guidance. Attendees should be comfortable with walking outdoors on rough terrain, as the course will include a visit to a badger sett.

Cost £100.00


10/10/2019    Bat Hibernation Assessments Webinar    1 Day

Webinar, BatAbility Courses & Tuition . Contact: 07877570590 neil.middleton@batability.co.uk www.batability.co.uk/events/

90 minute lunchtime webinar

Cost £36.00


11/10/2019    Badgers & development, licences & mitigation    1 Day

9C Mill Park Ind Est, White Cross Rd, Woodbury Salterton, Exeter EX5 1EL, Richard Green Ecology Ltd. Contact: 01395 239234 office@richardgreenecology.co.uk www.richardgreenecology.co.uk/training/

This advanced course is aimed at people who have attended our 'Badger ecology and survey' course or are already experienced in undertaking badger surveys and have a good understanding of badger ecology. Following attendance, you should be able to design appropriate survey and mitigation strategies and successfully apply for badger disturbance/exclusion licences.

Cost £140.00


12/10/2019    Assessment and First Aid in Wildlife Casualties    1 Day

Highbridge, Secret World. Contact: 01278 783250 info@secretworld.org www.secretworld.org/

Please visit our website for more information

Cost £60.00


12/10/2019    Introduction to Harvest Mouse Ecology and Survey    1 Day

Warnham, West Sussex, Sussex Wildlife Trust. Contact: 01273 497544 michaelblencowe@sussexwt.org.uk sussexwildlifetrust.org.uk/whats-on/2019-10-12-an-introduction-to-harvest-mouse-ecology-and-survey-12102019

The course will provide an introduction to the enigmatic harvest mouse and will include a field session to look for field signs. We will cover the ecology and distribution of the harvest mouse and learn about survey and monitoring techniques available.

Cost £45.00


12/10/2019    Otter Ecology and Surveying    1 Day

RSPB Otmoor, Thames Valley Environmental Records Centre. Contact: 01865 815451 tverc@oxfordshire.gov.uk https://c-js.info/2ugd78w

An introduction to the ecology of otters, covering their distribution, diet and behaviour. You will learn about key field signs to look out for and the methods used to survey for otters.

Cost £FREE


12/10/2019    Harvest Mouse Day    1 Day

Doxey, Stafford, The Mammal Society. Contact: 02380 010984 training@themammalsociety.org www.mammal.org.uk/training/courses/

The Harvest Mouse Day at Doxey Marshes gives visitors the chance to get closer to the wildlife that resides within the reserve. This day will cover Harvest Mouse ecology, nest searches and Longworth trapping.

Cost £22.00


15/10/2019    Surveying trees for bats training course    1 Day

Nature Discovery Centre, Thatcham, , Bat Conservation Trust. Contact: 020 7820 7169 training@bats.org.uk https://c-js.info/2LGC6Jj

This one day course builds on participants' existing knowledge of surveying bats, providing an understanding of trees and the techniques needed to survey them effectively. The course combines theoretical classroom sessions with a practical exercise outside. Discounts: £5 for BCT members, 10% multi-buy discount if booking 3 or more places

Cost £165.00


17/10/2019    Dormouse Ecology    1 Day

Forest of Dean, Glos, Gloucestershire Wildlife Trust. Contact: 01452 383333 info@gloucestershirewildlifetrust.co.uk www.gloucestershirewildlifetrust.co.uk/events/2019-10-17-course-dormouse-ecology

As a Principal Ecologist and a Lecturer in mammal behaviour, regular dormouse monitor Dr Elizabeth Pimley shares her extensive knowledge of dormouse ecology and the survey skills needed to obtain a dormouse license. Includes dormouse ecology, conservation, and practical experience at a long running monitoring site. 09:30 - 16.00.

Cost £125.00


21/10/2019    Bat Ecology-additional date     1 Day

Nower Wood, Mill Way, leatherhead KT22 8QA, Surrey Wildlife Trust. Contact: 01372379523 adult.learning@surreywt.org.uk https://c-js.info/2LJconN

Learn about the ecology of bats and their unique biology.

Cost £23.00


25/10/2019    Become a Mammal Detective    2 Days

Preston Montford Field Centre, Growing Confidence Project, Field Studies Council. Contact: 01743852040 gc@field-studies-council.org www.field-studies-council.org/gc

Find out about mammals with Sam Devine-Turner. Fri 25th Oct 7-9pm and Sat 26th Oct 9.30am-4pm. FREE event for ages 15-25. Option to stay overnight at the centre for £5-please contact us about this. You can attend just one of the days if you wish.

Cost £FREE


25/10/2019    Beaver Ecology & Conservation    1 Day

Classroom Building, Upcott grange, Broadwoodwidger, Devon, PL16 0JS, The Mammal Society. Contact: 02380 010984 training@themammalsociety.org https://c-js.info/2GwcZWq

This course aims to introduce the Eurasian beaver, a native British mammal, whose reintroduction (official and unofficial) is receiving much attention. It will examine the basic biology, ecology and behaviours of this unique, fascinating animal which is becoming part of our mammal assemblage in areas of Scotland and southern England.

Cost £99.00


26/10/2019    CyberTracker Track & Sign Evaluation    2 Days

Midhurst, Woodcraft School Ltd. Contact: 07795313424 info@woodcraftschool.co.uk https://c-js.info/2PrZ6z7

This is a two-day practical field test that emphasise open, honest dialogue and real learning. The tracks and sign of any and all species encountered in the field may be asked, Tracker Certifications emphasise practical tracking and the development of reliable field skills, no prior training is required to participate.

Cost £200.00


November 2019

02/11/2019    Wildlife Trailing Intensive    10 Days

Midhurst, Woodcraft School Ltd. Contact: 01730 816299 info@woodcraftschool.co.uk https://c-js.info/2zSsAeJ

This is a unique course which fully develops proficiency in animal trailing, broadly following and using the categories employed by CyberTracker as assessment criteria for the trailing evaluation. spoor recognition, spoor anticipation, anticipation of dangerous situations, alertness and stealth leading too what is a most in-depth and thorough trailing criteria

Cost £800.00


03/11/2019    Field Craft and Animal Tracking - Get Close To Wildlife    1 Day

Woods Mill, Henfield, West Sussex, Sussex Wildlife Trust. Contact: 01273 497544 michaelblencowe@sussexwt.org.uk sussexwildlifetrust.org.uk/whats-on/2019-11-03-field-craft-and-animal-tracking-get-close-to-wildlife-03112019

Renowned wildlife photographer and author David Plummer shares his secrets in this new course aimed at teaching you the field craft required to get closer to wildlife while respecting and not disturbing the wildlife itself.

Cost £45.00


07/11/2019    Assessing Trees for Bats    1 Day

Abinger Common, Surrey, Species Recovery Trust. Contact: 01722 322539 bookings@speciesrecoverytrust.org.uk www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/assessing-trees-for-bats-tickets-52270406192

A one day course giving participants knowledge of legislation relating to bat roosts, a better understanding of tree health and safety surveys and an opportunity to view and survey a range of trees on site

Cost £unknown


09/11/2019    Wildlife Trailing Intensive    10 Days Days

Midhurst, Woodcraft School Ltd. Contact: 01730 816299 info@woodcraftschool.co.uk https://c-js.info/2zSsAeJ

This is a unique course which fully develops proficiency in animal trailing, broadly following and using the categories employed by CyberTracker as assessment criteria for the trailing evaluation. spoor recognition, spoor anticipation, anticipation of dangerous situations, alertness and stealth leading too what is a most in-depth and thorough trailing criteria

Cost £800.00


10/11/2019    Introduction to wildlife rescue and rehabilitation    1 Day

Highbridge, Secret World. Contact: 01278 783250 info@secretworld.org www.secretworld.org/

Please visit our website for more information

Cost £60.00


18/11/2019    Mammal Monitoring    1 Day

Cumbernauld, The Conservation Volunteers Scotland. Contact: 01786 476170 Scotland-training@tcv.org.uk tcvscotland.eventbrite.com

Basic introduction to monitoring common mammals as an engagement tool. Covering reading tracks, trails and signs, camera trapping, surveying and recording.

Cost £unknown


24/11/2019    Wildlife Rehabilitation and Release    1 Day

Highbridge, Secret World. Contact: 01278 783250 info@secretworld.org www.secretworld.org/

Please visit our website for more information

Cost £60.00


March 2020

18/03/2020    British Wildlife - Hedgehogs and the WildAid Foundation Trust by Charlie Pass    1 Day

Nantwich Methodist Church, Nantwich, Cheshire Wildlife Trust. Contact: 01948 820728 info@cheshirewt.org.uk www.cheshirewildlifetrust.org.uk/events/2020-03-18-british-wildlife-hedgehogs-and-wildaid-foundation-trust-charlie-pass

Join South Group local group for their monthly winter talk.

Cost £3.00



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