SHORT PROGRAMME

SHORT PROGRAMME: 2 week BIRDS related mobilities

Choose from one of our three birds related mobilities in Europe

The Barn Owl Foundation (HUNGARY)

  • Dates: 4th – 20th June 2019
  • Barn Owl, raptor and other bird surveys
  • Investigating and recording local plant communities and habitats
  • Habitat and species protection practical works
  • English speaking public engagement alongside live owls
  • Download the description of the mobility here

Ambios PT (PORTUGAL)

  • Dates: 15th – 30th June 2019
  • Barn Owl surveys
  • Mediterranean forest and local river system plant and animal surveys
  • Building the herbarium (a collection of preserved plant species for reference)
  • Invertebrate sampling surveys / Bat transect surveys / Trail camera monitoring
  • English speaking and school engagement
  • Download the description of the mobility here

Centro Italiano Studi per la Conservazione e l’Ambiente (ITALY)

  • Dates: 23rd March to 7th April 2019
  • Intensive bird ringing of local and migrant species on Ponza Island
  • English speaking school/public engagement activities
  • Practical introduction to bird ringing, a unique chance to be immersed in bird work for a fortnight
  • Ideal preparation for becoming a licensed trainee with the BTO (British Trust for Ornithology)
  • Download the description of the mobility here

How much will it cost?

All mobility elements are funded by ERASMUS+.

TOTAL VALUE: £2,700 (£1750 funded by ERASMUS+ and Ambios Ltd)

NEW YEAR SALE PRICE – was £950, now £475!!

These costs DO include:

  • All learning and tutor support, and recognition of acquired skills
  • All accommodation and food in the UK and during the mobility of your choice
  • All transport (train or flights) and onward travel to and from UK to EU host
  • Personal travel insurance for the EU mobility
  • Pastoral support

These costs DO NOT include:

  • Travel to/from UK residentials (pre- and post-mobility and to/from point of departure in UK for your EU mobility
  • Immunisations such as tetanus and encephalitis (if advised)
  • Course study books such as bird and mammal i.d. guides
  • Personal spending money whilst in UK or EU

How to apply

Application will be live soon! Closing date: 12 noon, Friday 1st March

APPLY HERE and kick start your career in nature conservation today!

Payment

Once Ambios has confirmed your place on the WSIS course, you can make payment using the link below.

2019 PAYMENT