EcoTraining Online Nature Enthusiast Course

Evolve your love for nature on this Online Nature Enthusiast course. Get lectures from a diverse range of highly experienced EcoTraining Instructors who are specialists in various fields within nature and wildlife.

WHY DO THE COURSE?

Have you always had a keen interest in nature? But you’re not necessarily interested in becoming a professional guide? Then the FGASA-endorsed EcoTraining Online Nature Enthusiast course is for you.

EcoTraining is committed to its mission of creating guardians of the natural world. On this course, you will learn about the essential elements of a functioning natural ecosystem. And the knowledge you gain will bring you one step closer to becoming a guardian of nature.

For 8-weeks, every Tuesday and Thursday evening, our expert instructors will teach you about the wonders of nature. The course examines 16 fascinating natural history subjects delivered in an easy and accessible style, via live online lectures.

Join like-minded people from all over the world for an unforgettable and interactive online course.

WHAT IS INCLUDED?

Online participants will receive lectures from a diverse range of specialist instructors, which will include;

  • In-depth coverage of all modules
  • Scheduled Theory reviews
  • Live Q&A with the lecturer and other participants
  • Ongoing workbook support

What to expect or how to prepare for FGASA Theory Exam

SUBJECTS COVERED

  • Geology
  • Weather and Climate
  • Basic ecology
  • Astronomy
  • Biomes of South Africa
  • Basic taxonomy
  • Botany and Grasses
  • Fish
  • Amphibians
  • Arthropods
  • Reptiles
  • Birds
  • Mammals
  • Animal Behaviour (Ethology)
  • Conservation Management
  • Historical Human Habitation
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CERTIFICATION AND ACCREDITATION OF COURSE

By enrolling on this course EcoTraining will automatically register you with FGASA.

FGASA (Field Guides Association of Southern Africa) represents individual Tourist Guides, Nature, Culture and Adventure guides, Wildlife Trackers and organisations involved in offering professional guiding services to members of the public.

YOU COULD GRADUATE WITH

Upon successful completion of the EcoTraining Nature Enthusiast course, you could graduate with

  1. FGASA Nature Enthusiast certificate
  2. EcoTraining Certificate of Participation on the e-learning course

COURSE DATES

11 August – 8 October 2020

Tuesdays and Thursday at 6 pm (GMT+2)

*Each session will be recorded and available to all participants after the completion of each module

RATES

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International

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RATES INCLUDE

  • Once off FGASA registration fee
  • Workbook
  • Learner Manuals
  • Live Lectures with specialist Instructors
  • Workbook support
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