5 Day Falconry course (optional Raptor 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 Raptor 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.
C1 Birds of Prey accommodation and equipment
C2 Feeding and Nutrition in Birds of Prey
C3 Monitor and Maintain Health in Captive Birds of Prey
C4 Catching, Restraining and Moving a Bird of Prey
C5 Keeping Birds of Prey – legal aspects and animal welfare bodies (UK)
C6 Birds of Prey Species and types and the impact on their training
C7 Furniture and Equipment for Handling Birds of Prey
C8 Initial Training, Manning and Weight Management
Price £400 (course only)
£520 (course and accommodation)
£580 (course, accommodation and Raptor award)