Presentation on theme: "Bhejane Nature Training. What you can doWhat you can experience Professional Field Guide Dangerous Game Trails Guide Specialist Birding or Butterfly Guide."— Presentation transcript:
What you can doWhat you can experience Professional Field Guide Dangerous Game Trails Guide Specialist Birding or Butterfly Guide Marine Guide Expedition Leader Unbelievable African wildlife Leading people through wilderness areas. A closer look at things most other people never get to experience The career of a lifetime!
Upmarket lodges National parks Private Reserves Freelance guiding Large Safari Operators Possible jobs include working at:
Lead trails through areas with potentially dangerous game. Enjoy a career that offers a taste of real Africa – rugged and untamed.
Want to earn more? Specialise in teaching tourists about the unique smaller animals of the African Continent.
You can specialise in any field. Reptiles Trees Wild Flowers Dangerous Game
Getting qualified is as simple as completing a 1 year Professional Field Guide Training Programme. You will qualify with the basic skills to register as a legal guide in SA. You will be taught how to continue your training in a specialist field. You will get the opportunity for first hand experience during a 6 month placement. Who can apply? Aspiring Nature Guides Gap Year Students Wildlife Enthusiasts YOU
The only region where you can observe the Big 5, go Tiger-fishing, see Leatherback Turtles hatching, Dive the Coral Reefs of the Sub- Tropical East Coast and Track Black Rhino in the space of a few days.
6 month / 1 year Professional Field Guide Level 1 Course You will qualify with: FGASA Level 1 FGASA Back-up Trails Guide (subject to conditions) FGASA Marine Guide (Subject to conditions) PADI Diving Certificate (Subject to conditions) Wilderness First Aid Certificate (Subject to Conditions) Programmes are endorsed by the Field Guides Association of Southern Africa. Register now for February 2010, May 2010 or February 2011
Your training will cover: Practical guiding skills Rifle handling Use of equipment Driving skills Tracking Skills Communication & Interpretation Field Identification of mammals, birds, reptiles, insects, plants and trees.
6 month practical placement at one of the lodges or reserves we are associated with. (This is subject to your passing the necessary modules for placement) Thanda Private Game Reserve Bayete Zulu Boutique Lodge Leopard Mountain White Elephant Safari Lodge Practical Experience
The College is situated on the Thanda Private Game Reserve in Northern Zululand, South Africa. The reserve falls within the Maputaland Global Biodiversity Hotspot and is regarding as an area of outstanding biodiversity. The Reserve is home to the Big 5 (which includes Elephant, Buffalo, Rhino, Leopard and Lion. Cheetah, Wild Dogs and Black Rhino also roam freely on the reserve. The reserve is situated between the Zululand towns of Mkuze and Hluhluwe and is surrounded by private reserves and national parks such as Mkuze Game Reserve, Hluhluwe Umfolozi, Zuluand Rhino Reserve and the Greater St. Lucia Wetlands Park.
Kosi Bay just south of the Mocambique Border. Cape Vidal Sodwana Bay, a globally sought after diving destination with pristine reefs and diverse coastal forest.
Field Guides Association of SA Thanda Private Game Reserve
Change your life Change our world Become a part of the Zululand Conservation Legacy Contact us for course and registration information: firstname.lastname@example.org www.bhejanenaturetraining.com