Learn how to train and care for your organization's birds

Carolina Raptor Center is now offering online seminars for professionals who work alongside raptor ambassadors. The information presented in each seminar is based on the organization’s 36 years of experience from our industry leading staff. The classes within each seminar are designed to provide the participants with the knowledge and skills necessary to improve the welfare of their raptor ambassadors through training and husbandry.

Each seminar includes four consecutive webinar classes that occur once a week. Each class is 90 minutes long, followed by a 30-minute question and answer session. 


  • Each seminar is offered in four two-hour sessions 
  • Class sizes are limited in size to enhance the opportunity for questions and discussion.
  • Seminar attendees will receive 50% off consulting rates for up to 6 months, see raptor consulting for more information. 
  • CEUs are available for IATCB. Please contact us for more information.

Discounts are given when multiple seminars are purchased at the same time. 

  • 1 seminar: $200
  • 2 seminars: $350
  • 3 seminars: $500



Raptor Training Seminar: October 2020
Tuition: $200
Classes held each Wednesday from 2-4 pm

•    October 7: Raptor Behavior and Communication
•    October 14: Operant Learning
•    October 21: Food Management
•    October 28: Ambassador Selection

Raptor Husbandry Seminar: November/December 2020 
Tuition: $200
Classes held each Wednesday from 2-4 pm

•    November 4: External Anatomy and Physical Exam
•    November 11: Capture and Restraint
•    November 18: Beak and Talon Care
•    December 2: Raptor First Aid

Raptor Medical Care Seminar: January 2021
Tuition: $200
Classes held each Wednesday from 2-4 pm

•    January 6: Common Injuries and Treatment
•    January 13: Bandaging Basics
•    January 20: Feathers and Imping
•    January 27: Internal Anatomy