A certificate in the education and interpretation concentration focuses on developing skills and understanding of the key concepts of conservation education, education programming, and interpretation. The core AZA courses create a strong foundation by providing a full understanding of the history, terminology, and latest trends alongside rich discussions, activities, and projects with real-world applications. Electives options give professionals an opportunity customize their experience and go deeper into a particular area of interest.
Both of these foundational courses are required for this concentration.
Choose from these and future offerings through AZA and our Learning Partners to complete a minimum of 16 elective credits:
Eligibility and number of credits awarded to be determined by AZA Professional Development Committee.
College/university coursework, workshops, or other training may be applied as approved by the AZA Professional Development Committee. Submit your request for credit to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Please note: Electives are not independently evaluated by AZA. Awarding of a certificate recognizes successful completion of the core courses and 16 units of electives and does not guarantee particular competencies or certifications. Electives are subject to change.