Captive Management

Dasyurid captive management courses

The Tasmanian Devil Dasyurid Captive Management Course is run twice a year over 3 intense days, whereby the students learn through a series of lectures, audiovisual presentations, demonstrations and practical husbandry sessions on site. The participants are able to learn the skills necessary for Tasmanian devil husbandry, breeding, Dasyurid display and exhibit design.

This two part course is divided into a number of sequential modules.
The first part of the course being offered (Module 1) consists of competency in Dasyurid husbandry for display, focusing on Tasmanian Devils.
The second part (Module 2) consists of advanced husbandry for breeding and exhibit design.

The next Tasmanian Devil Training Course will be held on location at Trowunna Wildlife Park, Mole Creek.

Tasmanian Devil and Dasyurid Captive Management Course

  • 3 day intensive course only - $1,300pp

Dates for 2017 Modules

  • Module 1
    February 21 - 23

  • Module 2
    November 21 - 23

*Note Module 1 and 2 can be undertaken in any order.


If you, or your staff, are interested in participating in this industry recognised course, please fill out the enquiry form below: