For those seeking permits for the capture and transport of wildlife in Pennsylvania, this eight-hour course is the first step helping you meet the Pennsylvania state permitting requirements.
This entertaining and enlightening course covers the basics of wildlife capture in the field including legal issues, safety, equipment, recognizing true emergencies, proper capture and handling techniques, public relations and education.
A written exam will be given at the end of class. A passing score of 80% (along with sponsorship from a permitted wildlife rehabilitator and approval by the local WCO) is necessary for obtaining a permit in Pennsylvania.
Pennsylvania Laws and Regulations
Initial Public Contact
Baby Wildlife Emergencies
Common Baby Mammal Calls
Common Baby Bird Calls
A certificate for 8 hours will be awarded on completion of the course.
Each student needs to sign the Terms of Service Agreement prior to each course
Enrollment Fee = $50.00
You have 3 months to complete the course
To enroll in any course you must first create a student account at our course gateway. You may then enroll in the course(s) of your choice.
Payment is made at time of course selection.