Monday, December 19, 2016

Basic Rehabilitation Class LIMITED SPACE

Take a rehabilitation class in Rockport. This is a rare opportunity.

Basic Wildlife Rehabilitation February 18-19, 2017
Two Day Class 8:30-5:30 each day.

Price $205 for members (Wings members); $235 for non-members. Included textbooks.
CE Hours: 15 RACE approved!

Description: This is an introductory course for beginning wildlife or novice rehabilitators seeking formal education. This class is meant to be a flipped classroom experience. We challenge you to do your homework and readings before you get to your class. This will facilitate a richer learning experience in the classroom. Lecture topics: introduction to wildlife rehabilitation, basic anatomy and physiology, calculating fluid therapy, handling and physical restraint, thermoregulation, stress, basic shock cycle, initial care and physical examination, nutrition and associated diseases, standards for housing, zoonoses, euthanasia criteria and release criteria. Lab topics: gavage (tube-feeding), physical restraint, intramuscular and subcutaneous injections, physical exams, limb immobilization and weighing. Lab procedures are performed on cadavers.   RACE approved!

Pay online through pay pal or email rfwingsrescue@yahoo.com to register and pay by check (mail). LIMITED SEATS. This course will focus on birds in the Coastal Bend, including shorebirds. Will be held in Rockport, TX.

Click on the link or use the drop down menu to select pricing (you are a member if you are on Kay's email list).




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