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Wildlife Capture and Transport and Wildlife First Aid Training

April 4th and 5th, 2020

Kings Gap – Carlisle, PA

Unfortunately, this event was canceled due to all PA State Parks event closures because of the COVID-19.

Sign up individually, or take all three training classes (discounted)

Wildlife Capture and Transport ($50.00)

Saturday, April 4th, 2020
9:00 am to 4:00 pm ( Doors open at 8:30 am)

Wildlife First-Aid in the Field ($30.00)

Sunday, April 5th, 2020
9:00 am to 12 noon ( Doors open at 8:30 am)

WIN Wildlife Courier Training ($20.00)

Sunday, April 5th, 2020
1:00 pm to 3:00 pm


Kings Gap State Park
500 Kings Gap Rd,
Carlisle, PA 17015

Wildlife Capture and Transport

The PA Game Commission and the USFW Service require that persons who routinely respond to injured and distressed wildlife calls hold permits with these governing authorities. This course meets the educational and testing requirements for receiving this permit in Pennsylvania. (Written exam is given at the end of the day)

This 5-hour 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.

This entertaining and enlightening program is a must for anyone seeking a Capture and Transport permit for Pennsylvania.

Notice: This course meets the educational requirements of obtaining a wildlife capture and transport permit. Other requirements include being sponsored by a wildlife rehabilitator and passing a background check.

Wildlife First-Aid in the Field

This 3-hour class is designed for wildlife capture and transport permittees, trainees, wildlife rehabilitators, and wildlife rehabilitation volunteers.

Topics: Basic stabilization, shock, temperature stabilization, fluids, wounds, fractures, glue traps,  baby birds and hummingbirds

WIN Wildlife Courier Training

This 2-hour training is for those interested in assisting with the rescue and transport of wild animals in need.

Wildlife Courier duties may include transporting an animal to a rehabilitation center, veterinarian hospital or meet with another wildlife courier, assisting a capture and transport permittee with the location and capture of an animal, and assisting with a coordinated group rescue.


These classes are FULL