CROCODILIAN BIOLOGY AND PROFESSIONAL MANAGEMENT
April 17th through the 24/25th, 2020
St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park, St. Augustine, FL.
For information on registration click HERE
Join us at the only facility that houses all existing species
of crocodilians and learn from the experts! This course concentrates
on the captive maintenance techniques, husbandry, breeding, and
special requirements for the care of crocodiles, caiman, gharials,
and alligators in zoos and aquariums. Relevant topics on basic
crocodilian biology such as taxonomy, reproductive biology, behavior,
anatomy, physiology, and conservation are included as the foundation
for captive management practices.
Course Tuition (Early Bird,12 weeks prior to course start date)
$1,350 for AZA Individual Members
$1,550 for Non-members
Please note, Payment is now due at the time of registration. Please do not submit a registration
form without payment, as it will not be processed.
If you have any questions about your acceptance status, or for
additional details please contact the AZA
Professional Training Department or call (301) 562-0777.
Travel and Accommodations
Please wait until you are admitted into the course before making
your reservations. You will receive a confirmation letter containing
detailed information regarding your accommodations and transportation
once you are admitted.
Jacksonville International Airport (JAX) is the closest airport.
Course participants stay at a hotel within a 10-minute walking distance to the St. Augustine Alligator Farm.
General Hotel Pricing:
$77+ One/Two Queen Bed(s)
The following scholarship opportunities are currently available
to aquarium and zoo professionals for the Crocodilian Biology
and captive Management course.