Online Courses

Welcome!

GFAS is launching brand new courses to support sanctuaries and help them meet best practices of care, safety and operations at sanctuaries worldwide – Certificate Achievement Program (CAP).

We will be revealing three courses — starting with the launch of the Healthcare Course followed by General Care and Safety Courses. You may preview the content of each course below.

We Need Your Help

If you are interested in participating as a beta tester for our initial Healthcare Course lessons, email us today. We will supply you with registration information and a detailed survey to give us the necessary feedback to refine the material and make this resource as valuable as possible to all participants.

If you have any questions or technical issues, please feel free to email us.

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General Care

The objective is for participants to gain a broad understanding of the GFAS Standards of Excellence pertaining to general care and husbandry on topics ranging from animal transport, housing, and operant conditioning.

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Health Care

The objective is for participants to gain a broad understanding of the GFAS Standards of Excellence pertaining to veterinary care on topics ranging from quarantine and preventative medicine.

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Safety

The objective is for participants to gain a broad understanding of the GFAS Standards of Excellence pertaining to human and animal safety on topics ranging from disaster planning, sanitation, and public contact.

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