This introductory course will greatly enhance your understanding of dormouse ecology and conservation and will provide you with a useful first step towards gaining your dormouse handling licence. Once you have completed the course, your trainer will be able to sign the appropriate sections of your Dormouse Training Log.
During the course we will cover:
Dormouse ID, ecology and conservation
Nut and nest ID
Principles of handling, aging, sexing and weighing dormice
How to carry out a dormouse nest box check
How to set up a dormouse nest tube survey
What you will learn from our experienced tutor will give you the knowledge to be able to work towards your licence, manage habitats appropriately or just learn more about these endearing creatures.
This a comprehensive course with a lot of content. Allow time to stop the videos frequently to make notes and do further reading as directed.
Allow 4-5 hours to complete this course.
There are two videos:
Dormouse Ecology and Surveying - Playing time 2 hrs 5 mins.
Surveying for Dormice Playing time 1hr
There is also a handout of the talk and a quiz. At the end of the course please complete the end of course quiz and send it back to firstname.lastname@example.org. If you get over 70% you will receive a Certificate.
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