Training Seminar 2020

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Carolina Raptor Center's Training Seminar

November 14-15, 2020!

Registration opens July 1, 2020

The two-day Training Seminar is designed to educate professionals in the wildlife or zoo field.

Workshops will include: lecture, demonstration, and hands-on experience covering various aspects of raptor training from our industry leading staff. The information presented is based on the organization's over 35 years of experience with raptors in captivity.

Breakfast and lunch is included. Please specify any dietary restrictions on the registration form.

Topics include:

  • Interpreting Bird Behavior
  • Positive Reinforcement and the Application of Techniques
  • Selection of Ambassador Birds
  • Diet vs. Weight Management
  • Raptor Equipment Making

Class sizes are limited to a minimum of 8 and a maximum of 12 in order to enhance opportunity for discussion.


Cost is $400, includes both days' instruction and materials, plus breakfast and lunch. If you are having financial difficulties with this class, please contact the Program staff to discuss options. (see contact information below) 

For questions, please contact our Program staff at (704) 875-6521 ext. 210 or To make a payment over the phone, please contact our Visitor Center at (704) 875-6521 ext. 107.