Wildlife Awareness & Safety - Level 1 Certificate

The WildSafeBC Wildlife Awareness and Safety Course provides an overview of key species that can pose a safety concern to people in British Columbia. It reviews the risk factors that lead to conflict and ways to minimize these risks.

Date

Ongoing

Organization

WildSafeBC

Contact

BC Conservation Foundation
1B -1445 McGill Rd
Kamloops BC
T:
514-622-7317

Outline:

This comprehensive course takes 2 to 3 hours to complete and is designed for anyone working in wildlife country, group leaders, or anyone that wants to receive in-depth knowledge about wildlife species we come into conflict with in BC.

 Course curriculum includes: 

  • Introduction 
  • BC Wildlife Overview and Reports 
  • Bear Life History and Behaviour 
  • Staying Safe in Bear Country Video 
  • Bear Attack Statistics 
  • Reducing Conflict Where We Live, Play, Grow and Work
  • Bear Spray 
  • Deer
  • Cougars 
  • Wolves and Coyotes
  • Moose 
  • Elk 
  • Rattlesnakes
  • Ticks 
  • And more... 

Prequisites:

No prerequisites.

Course fee:

$60

How to register:

To register, please click the "Register Now" button below.