Wildlife Rehabilitation Training Classes: Wildlife Center of Virginia

Get involved in helping Virginia's wildlife!

Wildlife Capture, Restraint, Handling, and Transportation

Whether you are interested in becoming a permitted rehabilitator or you simply want to safely assist any injured wildlife that you encounter, this class is essential!  Learn effective capture, restraint, and handling techniques used at the Wildlife Center of Virginia.  View slides introducing some of the most commonly seen species in wildlife rehabilitation.  Demonstrations using stuffed animals and commercial safety equipment will be shown; videos of capture techniques will also be presented.  Discussions will include the importance of learning and developing skills to properly ensure the safety of both you and the animal.  2/8/11:  This class is full. You may still contact the WCV to be notified if a place in the class opens up.  Thank you!
Date:   Tuesday, February 22, 2011
Time: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
 
Location: Wildlife Center of Virginia
Fees: $20 per person. 
 
Registration: To register, please call 540-942-9453 or email your name, address, and classes of interest to outreach@wildlifecenter.org.  Once received, the outreach coordinator will email a confirmation letter with directions as well as payment instructions.  In order to guarantee your place in a class, pre-payment is required.   Walk-ins are welcome, but are not guaranteed class manuals or certificates of attendance. Refunds are given if requests are received five days or more prior to classes.  No refunds will be given for cancellations made after the deadline or for no shows.

The Wildlife Center of Virginia, a hospital for native wildlife, teaching the world to care about and care for wildlife and the environment.