Learn to develop a strategy
to achieve any conservation goal.

20% discount for Conservation Careers members available.

The threats to biodiversity

The needs of local communities

The overall conservation objective

Identifying and balancing these different elements is a daunting task.

So, what you need is a strategy.


What is this course?

  • An intensive 3-day course in how to develop a conservation strategy:
    • Designed by conservation professionals
    • Specifically to address the needs of conservationists.
  • Working with our highly qualified and experienced team, you will be guided through each step in designing and implementing an effective strategy for achieving your conservation aims.


You will learn how to:

  • Engage stakeholders:ensure that the right groups are involved in developing your strategy
  • Conduct a situation analysis: understand the full range of issues to consider when developing your conservation strategy
  • Define your conservation goals: establish what your project seeks to achieve
  • Develop a work plan: plan the actions required to achieve your goals
  • Apply adaptive working practices: gather and evaluate the information needed to assess your project’s impact and adapt to changing conditions.


Why take this course?

  • Increase the impact of any conservation project
  • Raise more conservation funds by developing stronger proposals
  • Acquire a certified qualification in strategy development
  • Get expert, face-to-face training and support from our team, in an interactive and personal setting
  • Meet other conservationists and develop new working relationships.


Who is this course for?

  • Career-starters: are you just setting out in your conservation career and looking for the skills to find and flourish in your dream job?
  • Career-switchers: are you a professional switching to a new career in conservation and looking to add to your current skills?
  • Conservation-practitioners: are you already working in conservation, and looking for ways to increase your impact?

  This course is designed for you!


The Detail:

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Dates: 20th – 22nd March 2019

Venue: This training workshop will take place in the beautiful setting of Woodberry Wetlands nature reserve, London, UK

Training each day will be from 9am – 5pm

Includes tea/coffee/refreshments

Only 30 places available.

For further information, check out our FAQs page, T&Cs, or get in touch by emailing [email protected].

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“This is not my first time producing a conservation strategy [but what I’ve learnt during this course will now] be my guide whenever I want to design a [conservation] project.” Juanisa Andiani, MSc Environmental Anthropology, University of Kent

“Learning this way of structuring the strategy development will help me break down my work plans into more manageable tasks.” Alexa Piggott, Research Assistant, Oregon State University

“I’ve learned loads that will help me in current and future jobs. Now it’s time to use my new skills to save some dolphins!” Katie Hunter, Action for Dolphins


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