Course Overview

This course will cover Identification; Rescue & Transportation considerations; Assessment and First Aid & Injury Management; Housing and best husbandry practices; Hand rearing orphaned young; and Release considerations.

Please note this course is only for Hunter Wildlife Rescue Members.


From 9.00 am – 3.00 pm. Registration from 8.45 am. Please arrive early to complete registration.


BYO lunch. Morning tea provided

Cost of Training Manuals

Training manuals will be an optional cost at the training course depending on the cost of production. Those who wish to become a rehabilitator of that species MUST purchase the manual.

Registration Process

Enrolment in any training course, requires payment of course fees prior to attendance as acceptance of payments on the training day is not permitted. There will be a maximum of 24 participants for each course (unless specified) after which registered members will be placed on a waiting list pending cancellation.

Please complete the registration as soon as possible to assist with management and planning of courses.


Payment can be done either on-line or by submitting your payment by mail of a cheque or money order. See Registration Form for the postal address.
BSB 032-524; Account No 142209; Account name: Native Animal Trust Fund.

Please use your surname and course name as a reference ie JONES/Possums


25 May 2024

9:00am – 2.30pm



Audrey Koosmen & Team


Hunter Wildlife Rescue Centre

Hunter Wetlands
1 Wetlands Pl, Shortland NSW 2307