supercharge your career

supercharge your career

with training from Conservation Careers

Getting started can be hard. Don't go it alone.

Do you want to spend your career helping wildlife to flourish, but are feeling a little lost, confused or disillusioned? If you’re a student, job-seeker or career-switcher, getting started as a professional conservationist can be hard. And if you’re a professional conservationist, you might feel uncertain about how to create the most fulfillment and purpose.

At Conservation Careers, our training programmes have helped thousands of aspiring and professional wildlife conservationists to enjoy happy and impactful careers. Invest in your career to get it on track more quickly with industry leading training, support and opportunities.

Conservation Careers Training

Conservation Career Kick-Starter

Start your career in wildlife conservation with our unique programme of training, support community & jobs.

The Conservation Career Kick-Starter is a comprehensive programme of training, support community and jobs designed to turn your dreams into reality.

For | Starters Switchers

Fundraising for Conservation Projects (NEW!)

Turn your ideas into reality by learning valuable skills in conservation fundraising.

After completing this training you’ll understand how to secure more funding for your conservation projects. Making you more employable and impactful as an aspiring or professional conservationist.

For | Starters, Switchers & Professionals

Conservation Project Management & Design (NEW!)

If you want to succeed as a professional conservationist, you need project management and design skills.

Learn how to design and manage a conservation project using the widely-recognised Conservation Standards methodology. 

For | Starters, Switchers & Professionals

Communications for Conservation Projects

Develop the skills that employers are looking for in 41% of conservation jobs across the globe.

After completing the training you’ll confidently be able to plan and deliver effective communications activities, during your career as a wildlife conservationist.

For | Starters, Switchers & Professionals

Public Speaking for Conservationists

A new online course taught by TEDx Speaker Coach Tara Phillips, boosting your employability, leadership and impact.

After completing the course you’ll be able to plan and deliver effective presentations and speak confidently at meetings, interviews and more, during your career as a conservationist. 

For | Starters, Switchers & Professionals

How to Apply for Any Conservation Job

We know what employers are looking for, and have developed a system for making high-quality CVs, resumes, cover letters and application forms.

Learn how to easily create high-quality job applications that significantly increase your chances of landing interviews.

For | Starters, Switchers & Professionals

Conservation Career Accelerator

This is a course for people who have at least three years of experience in the wildlife conservation sector and wish to unlock more purpose, impact and happiness in your career.

The structure of the course has been informed by six years of teaching career planning to over 150 amazing students at the University of Cambridge, Masters in Conservation Leadership.

For | Professionals

How to Get a Conservation Job

A free 3-part video series about how to quickly, and easily start your career as a professional wildlife conservationist.

If you’re a student, job-seeker or career-switcher you’ll learn the golden rule for getting started, the key mistakes to avoid, and answer your biggest questions.

For | Starters Switchers

Trabaja en Conservación (Spanish Kick-Starter)

Comience su carrera en la conservación de la vida silvestre con nuestro programa único de capacitación, comunidad de apoyo y empleos.

Conservation Career Kick-Starter es un programa integral de capacitación, comunidad de apoyo y trabajos diseñados para convertir sus sueños en realidad.

Para | Arrancadores y Conmutadores