This online short course is designed to take you through how to identify all the UK native species of Reptiles and Amphibians. It covers physical appearance and ID features, ecology, distribution, legal protection and survey techniques.
Guidance on further reading is given.
The course comprises of 3 modules which are viewed online. You will gain access to the course as soon as you book.
Module 1 – British Reptiles
Module 2 – British Amphibians
Module 3 – Surveying for Reptiles and Amphibians + course Quiz
Who is the course aimed at?
Course format: The course is in the form of slides containing text, illustrations and photographs with links to texts. At the end there will be a short quiz and if you get over 70% you will receive a Certificate.
What students say about this course:
“Thank you for the course; it was really enjoyable and very educational!” PS
“I really enjoyed the reptile and amphibian ID course and learning more about our native species!” JS
Time commitment: This 3 module short course is expected to take around 4-5 hours to complete. There is no specific time limit for completing the course, but you will not receive a certificate until you have submitted your quiz answers. You will have access to the material for 6 weeks.
Learning outcomes: By the end of the course you will be able to identify all native UK reptiles and amphibians and also know about their distribution and ecology, legal protection, as well as survey techniques.
* Available online and links are given within the course.
How to book: You can book on-line here. Once you have booked, we will e-mail you to confirm that your booking has been received and you will then be able to start the course.
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