The Five Day Falconry Course Details:


5 Day Falconry course (optional Lantra award)

This course is available throughout the year and is open for beginners through to experienced falconers. You have one to one tuition with a trained falconer that is also a Lantra approved assessor. The course can be for you or as a gift for a family member or friend.

The course covers the basic information that you need to own and fly a bird of prey. The training will cover the following.

Unit 1 Bird of Prey management and husbandry

         Module 1 Housing

         Module 2 Hygiene

         Module 3 Feeding and food preparation

         Module 4 Health

         Module 5 Species suitability and legislation

Unit 2 Basic Falconry techniques

         Module 6 Purchasing your first bird

         Module 7 Essential equipment

         Module 8 Picking up and carrying

         Module 9 Feeding and manning

         Module 10 Weighing and weight management

         Module 11 Flying to the fist



Price  350 (course only)

          400 (course and accommodation)

          460 (course, accommodation and Lantra award)

Contact the Raptor Foundation to Book.