The November 2019 Professionals Bird of Prey Training and Management Workshop is now full. Please fill in the waitlist application form or email us if you wish to be placed on the waiting list for a workshop. Otherwise, please check back in the future for the date of our next listed workshop!
We are pleased to announce our Professional Training Workshops at our Training Facility in Winter Haven, Florida for December 7 – December 12, 2019 and January 25 – January 30, 2020. Continue reading Applications Now OPEN for Professional Training Workshop!
An innovative workshop designed for program managers, elephant trainers, and other elephant care professionals
Dates: Oct 4 – 6, 2019 Continue reading RECON Elephant Workshop 2019
Natural Encounters, Inc., is proud to announce the approval of the IATCB certification examination as a continuing education and professional growth opportunity for its staff of trainers. This exam, sponsored by the International Avian Trainers Certification Board, offers trainers a way to gain professional credibility, increase earnings potential, and demonstrate to others in the field that their knowledge of avian care and training has been certified by an impartial, third party organization made up of some of the finest animal trainers in the world.
For more information about the IATCB and the certification process click here. For detailed information about the organization, examination requirements, and test dates, visit the organization’s website at www.iatcb.com.