Check out these online learning opportunities that will help you accomplish your professional goals! Web-Based Training (WBT) is self-paced, easily-accessible, and affordable. Modules vary in the time they take to complete, from 30 minutes to 4 hours. AZA individual members receive a discounted rate. Not a member? Join today!
Register for webinars offered through the San Diego Zoo Global Academy on a wide range of topics. Each webinar lasts about an hour and is presented by a zoo or aquarium professional or an expert from another related field.
EECapacity: Applying the Environmental Education Materials Guidelines for Excellence to Zoos & Aquariums. This is the first in a series on the EE Guidelines. Watch a free recording. Running time: 15 minutes.
Zoo & Aquarium Themes
Environmental Education: Designing Effective Programs for Zoos & Aquariums
FrogWatch USA Chapter Coordinator training
FrogWatch USA Volunteer training
Worms, Germs, and You (Zoonotic Disease Education and Prevention)
NP Training Works also offers more than 500 web-based courses on general topics for nonprofits. Receive a discount on these modules with your AZA individual membership. Catalog categories include:
Program, Project Management & Mission Advancement
Software & Information Technology
Operations and Quality
Communications, Marketing, Public Relations & Sales
Management & Leadership
Human Resources & Compliance
Development, Fundraising, Grants & Events
Finance & Accounting
Personal & Professional Skills
Multi-user licenses are also available for Zoos and Aquariums to receive additional discounts, and if your zoo or aquarium sets up a group account, you can receive full reporting functionality on your staff's course progress.
Other WBT programs currently in development include:
Legal & Political Advocacy by Zoos & Aquariums
Safety & Security for AZA Accreditation
Zoo and Aquarium Research: By Keepers, For Keepers
Marketing & Public Relations for Zoos & Aquariums
Volunteer Management in Zoos & Aquariums
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If you have ideas for additional topics appropriate for Web-Based Training for zoo and aquarium professionals, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.