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Check out these seminars and classes offered by various facilities and organizations around the world. 

Dolphin U Workshop
by Precision Behavior

24 February 2019 - 1 March 2019

This heavily interactive workshop includes classroom instruction reflecting the latest science, live animal demonstrations, hot-topic discussions, and hands-on teaching of dolphins. Small class size ensures individualized attention from your instructors and Marineland dolphin behaviorists.

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Dolphin Trainer Academy - Basic
by ABC Animal Training

18 September 2019 - 22 September 2019

ABC Dolphin Trainer Academy Basic is a 5 day full immersion workshop designed to launch our students into a successful animal training career. Students will network and interact with professional Dolphin Discovery trainers from around the world and learn from multiple daily in water training sessions with dolphins, sea lions and manatees in the beautiful Riviera Maya, Mexico.


  • Receive personalized small-group in water training.
  • Understand the science and practical application of operant conditioning.
  • Prepare yourself for job interviews.
  • Create a competitive animal training resume.
  • Learn to become a successful team member.

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Dolphin Trainer Academy - Advanced
by ABC Animal Training

24 September 2019 - 28 September 2019

ABC Dolphin Trainer Academy Advanced is a 5 day full immersion workshop designed for professional trainers who want to enhance their training skills. Our highly experienced and qualified teaching staff will guide you through complex techniques and show you how to get effective results. Emphasis will be put toward husbandry training, and critical component in animal welfare. This workshop is also open to those whose successfully complete the Basic workshop.


  • Receive personalized small-group in water  training
  • Practical application of advanced training techniques
  • Husbandry training
  • Enhance problem solving skills
  • Preventative aggression techniques

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Associate of Science in Marine Mammal Behavior, Care, & Training
by Dolphin Research Center Training Institute



Adult DolphinLab and Focused Career Series
by Dolphin Research Center







Are you a zoo or aquarium professional looking for more great training opportunities?

Visit the Association of Zoos and Aquariums' website to learn more about the courses, webinars, and conferences that can help you enrich your career.

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