Please register your interest using the form at the bottom of this page

Level:

Suitable for beginners

Dates:

Friday 1st March 2019 (Fully booked)
Friday 29th March 2019 (Fully booked)
Friday 12th April 2019 (Fully booked)

DUE TO THE OVERWHELMING RESPONSE FOR THESE COURSES ALL DATES ARE NOW FULLY BOOKED.

Time:

9:30am to 5pm (Refreshments, lunch, free parking and Wi-Fi included)

Venue:

Reed Room, Forrest Hills, Hazelrigg Lane, Ellel, Lancaster LA2 0PL

Forrest Hills is situated just 5 minutes from Junction 33 of the M6 and has plenty of free parking.

Forrest Hills Conference Centre

Cost:

£150+VAT per person

Limited places available:

Only nine places per course.

Important Requirement:

All those attending will need to provide proof of current vaccination against rabies in order to have the opportunity to practice handling skills with live bats.

This is subject to risk assessment and with the welfare of individual bats in mind.

Course enquiries should be directed to Jo Gregory – [email protected]

Tutors:

Jo Gregory, Gail Armstrong, David Marshall

About the tutors

Jo Gregory is Senior Consultant at Arbtech Consulting Ltd, has a survey licence at Level 2 and has written and successfully gained over 200 EPSM licences from Natural England and Natural Resources Wales. She is an experienced bat carer.

Gail Armstrong developed this course which is the only one of its kind and has been attended by over 200 people since 2010. She has held a bat licence since 1996 and a VBRV trainers licence since 2008. She also runs North Lancashire Bat Group and is an experienced bat carer.

David Marshall has worked with bats for 12 years in both a voluntary and professional capacity. He is registered to use the Bat Survey Class Licence at level 2, is a Volunteer Bat Roost Visitor for Natural England and an experienced bat carer.

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All courses are now fully booked. Enter your details below to register your interest if you would like to be kept informed of any additional courses later in the year.
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