Feb 11, 2019

Woburn Safari Academy

  • Crimson Education
  • United Kingdom
Multiple Workshop Other

Description

Specialist week for students aged 14 - 17 years, looking for a career with animals.

Woburn Safari Park is running a four-day non residential course for students aged 14 - 17 years old. This course has been designed to assist students thinking of entering a career with animals such as keepers, zoologists or behaviourists. The week will be made up of practical experience as well as seminars giving background information.

Activities include:

  • Daily husbandry tasks such as mucking out, food preparation and animal handling
  • Sessions learning about different types of animals and their specific care
  • Off road and behind the scenes tours of the Park's facilities
  • Career advice and guidance
  • Ability to build a portfolio of experience
  • Certificate of completion.

 

Type of Opportunity

Extracurricular Activity

Age Range

N/A

Competitiveness

Participation is limited to a maximum of 15 students. T

Participation Cost

£295 per student. 

Time Commitment

  • 22nd - 25th July
  • 5th - 8th August
  • 27th - 30th August

Each day will last from 9am - 4pm