Shawn Heflick

My Passion in Life is Biology, and educating people about conservation, wild places and wild things...especially wildlife that is venomous, dangerous, misunderstood and maligned.

Shawn Heflick

Technique

Crocodile University not only includes in depth taxonomy, husbandry, behavior, but also includes an extensive program with hands on techniques for capture, restraint, and transportation.

Technique

Classroom

Equally important as the hands on portion, the classroom component is designed to educate you beyond daily requirements, and has in depth reviews of laws, regulations, anatomy and identification.

Classroom

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ABOUT
Crocodile University is an intensive, hands-on, interactive and integrated educational course for individuals, groups and facilities who want professional training in Crocodilian Behavior, Husbandry, Biology and Conservation.

MISSION
Our mission is to provide professional training for individuals, groups and institutions in Crocodilian Husbandry, Biology, Behavior and Conservation.

Course Outline

  • Intro to Crocodilians & Taxonomy
  • Behavioral Training
  • Anatomy/Physiology
  • Behaviors & Reproduction
  • Enclosure Construction & Considerations
  • Husbandry
  • Health & Diet/Nutrition
  • Specimen Identification
  • Capture, Restraint & Transport Techniques
  • Regulations & Law
  • Conservation Initiatives
  • Behavior & Hands On Training
JOIN US for one of the most intensive and interactive Crocodilian Courses on the planet! – Shawn Heflick
hotels

Hotel Suggestions

We have located and listed the 2 of the closest hotels to Reptilia. Novotel is approximately 4km from the event, while Monte Carlo Inn Vaughn is 6km.

If you need further assistance locating a suitable hotel, please don’t hesitate to e-mail us at: info@crocuniversity.ca

Please note: The 2 hotel suggestions are selected because they are close to Reptilia and the Croc U program. They are however 23km from the International Centre. You may want to change hotels for the CRBE event.