Date Range
E.g., 2019-10-22
E.g., 2019-10-22

Training courses

Bird identification. Robert Reed
Enrich your experience of birding and gain confidence in your skills

We run a wide range of courses each year around the country in a variety of venues and habitats, for beginner birders, developing surveyors and conservation professionals. Contact training@bto.org to discuss your specific needs.

Featured training event

Gadwall by Paul Hillion

Winter bird ID and WeBS (1-day, RSPB Lodmoor, Dorset)

Led by Matt Collis

Improve your winter bird ID skills and discover the Wetland Bird Survey on this 1-day course.

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November 2019

Winter bird ID and WeBS (1-day, RSPB Lodmoor, Dorset)

Improve your winter bird ID skills and discover the Wetland Bird Survey on this 1-day course.

Led by Matt Collis
Monmouth Avenue
DT3 5HZ Weymouth

Places available

Gadwall by Paul Hillion

Winter bird ID and WeBS (1-day, RNLI Appledore, Devon)

Improve your winter bird ID skills and discover the Wetland Bird Survey on this 1-day course.

Led by Matt Collis
Jubilee Road Appledore
EX39 1SB Bideford

A few places left

Dunlin by Chris Mills norfolkbirding.com

Skills and techniques for the Wetland Bird Survey (1-day, Craignure, Mull)

Learn and practise wetland bird ID skills and methods for the Wetland Bird Survey (WeBS)

Led by Ben Darvill
Craignure
PA65 6AY Isle of Mull

Places available

Dunlin by Chris Mills norfolkbirding.com

Winter bird ID and WeBS (1-day, WWT Steart Marshes, Bridgwater)

Improve your winter bird ID skills and discover the Wetland Bird Survey on this 1-day course.

Led by Matt Collis
WWT Steart Marshes Steart Drove Stockland Bristol
TA5 2PU Bridgwater

A few places left

Shoveler by M & S Johnson

January 2020

Winter bird ID and WeBS (Residential, Flatford Mill, Suffolk)

Improve your winter bird ID skills and discover the Wetland Bird Survey on this weekend course.

Led by Steve Piotrowski
Flatford Mill Flatford Road, East Bergholt
CO7 6UL Colchester

Places available

Teal. Photograph by Edmund Fellowes

February 2020

Bird Survey Techniques for Professional Ecologists

Bespoke training, tailored to the needs of the ecological / environmental professional

Led by Nick Moran, David Jarrett
The Nunnery
IP24 2PU Thetford

Places available

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September 2020

Bird ID (Residential, Rhyd-y-creuau Field Centre)

Gain confidence identifying birds by sight and sound, with plenty of opportunities to put what you have learned into practice.

Led by Steve Piotrowski
Llanrwst Road
LL24 0HB Betws-y-Coed

Places available

Ruff by Matt Latham


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