This 2-day non-residential course costs £700 (incl. VAT). Lunch and refreshments will be provided both days.
Group bookings of two or more are eligible for a discount; for further details, please email training [at] bto.org
If there are sufficient bookings for this course, we may be able to accept up to two unwaged individuals at £500 (incl. VAT), on a first-come, first-served basis. To register interest in this offer, please email training [at] bto.org
A 2-day certificated training course in bird survey techniques and their applications, involving indoor taught theory and outdoor practical sessions covering:
- Overview of BTO surveys
- Scoping and data sources
- Distance sampling methodology and analysis – point counts and transects
- Territory mapping methodology and analysis
- Survey selection, design and set-up
- Application of ornithological methods to the EIA process
Numbers are limited to a maximum of 20. There will be a minimum of 2 expert trainers with the group, maintaining a high trainer-to-participant ratio.
For further details about this course, please visit the Professional Courses page.