Marine Education and Research Society workshop on BC's whale species and seals, sea lions, dolphins, porpoises and otters too! Intensive training for those working (or hoping to work) as whale watch naturalists, kayak guides, park staff, or others interested in gaining a deeper knowledge of the natural history and conservation of BC's marine mammals. Bring sharp pencils and lots of notepaper! A certificate of participation* will be provided to those who attend the full 3-day workshop. Aim of the workshop is to enable more people to inform and inspire marine mammal conservation.
Cost: $300 per person. A spot was secured with at $200 deposit (non-refundable). Final payment of $100 was due March 1st.
Location: Location: Gatehouse Theatre, 1705 Campbell Way.
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North Island College students and some participating kayak guides will also undergo a written test.
Schedule (note that there may be adjustments made in the order that content is delivered):
10 to 5:30 (2 x 15 minute breaks and a 1 hour lunch break)
9:00 to 5:30 (2 x 15 minute breaks and a 1 hour lunch break)
9:00 to 4:30 (2 x 15 minute breaks and a 1 hour lunch break)
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