Full day first aid course
This course lasts for 1 day from 9.30am to 4pm (on select dates & locations only) and is open to all those caring for birds of prey. It is facilitated by Fens Falconry staff and our Royal College of Veterinary Surgeons (RCVS) approved practitioner in zoological medicine from Toll Barn Veterinary Centre Ltd.
This is an intensive 6 hour session covering the following topics;
• bird of prey anatomy
• common injuries & prevention
• common illness, zoonoses & prevention
• hygiene & cleaning
• impacts of accommodation
• field treatments
• feeding & exercise to promote good health
By attending this course you will be entitled to open ended advice and guidance to support the treatment of birds of prey free of charge.
This course is £115 per person and you will be taught in a group of up to 10 people with 70% classroom and 30% practical.
A cold buffet lunch & refreshments are provided along with course notes & certificate of attendance.