• Desert Tortoise Council Training Programs

Introductory Course

The tentative dates for the next Introduction to Desert Tortoises & Field Techniques are November 3-4, 2018. An announcement will be finalized in June 2018, and registration will open in July 2018. Questions about the next Course? Email Maggie Fusari at email hidden; JavaScript is required.

Health Assessment Training

Health Assessment Procedures for Translocations of the Mojave Desert Tortoise is a four-day advanced course only open to those with extensive tortoise handling experience. Details about the next session will appear here when they become available.

Authorized Biologist Training

The next Authorized Desert Tortoise Biologist Course will be held at a time and location to be announced. Details will appear here when they become available.