Training Courses

Scottish Badgers has a wide range of training course, suitable for those with no experience in badgers, through to professional ecologists and environmental professionals. 

Our 2019/20 Training Prospectus provides full details of our course programme, dates and venues.

Bookings are currently open for our two upcoming Level 1 Badger Survey courses. 

Bookings are being accepted via Eventbrite:


Course: Level 1 Badger Surveyor (North)

Dates: 16th and 17th November

Location: Elgin, Moray

Course Leaders: Steve Jackson-Matthews and Ashleigh Wylie

Booking: This event is now fully booked! We'll be running it again late 2020 so keep an eye on our website for future dates.


Course: Level 1 Badger Surveyor (South)

Dates:  23rd and 24th November

Location:  Lockerbie, Dumfries and Galloway

Course Leader: Ashleigh Wylie



If you’d like more information on our courses, get in touch via


For issues related to badger problems, legislation, planning, mitigation, data searches and to log badger records:

Available Monday to Friday

Operations Co-ordinator

T: 07866 844232


For matters relating to our Earn Your Stripes - Building Skills to Champion Wildlife project:

Project Officer

T: 07565 813401


For training and web presence:


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