Aged 16-18, and love nature? Like the idea of a career that makes a difference to wildlife? Then our Future Conservationists course is the ideal opportunity for you!

Choose between the 3-day course based at Jersey Zoo and the longer online course, which you can join from anywhere in the world. This course will give you the knowledge and confidence you need to begin your journey towards a career in conservation.
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During the course, you will: 

  • Develop essential conservation knowledge 
  • Put knowledge into practice 
  • Work with zoo staff and conservationists (in-person course only) 
  • Receive career guidance 
  • Meet inspirational speakers and experts 
  • Boost your confidence 
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October 2024

3-day course: £50 | Online course: free

Please note: To participate in the 3-day course at Jersey Zoo you must be a Jersey student.

In-person course dates: 23 – 25 October 2024

The online course duration is flexible, running after the in-person course, and open to both Jersey and non-Jersey students.

Applications will open 8 July and close 9 September.