National Conservation Training Center Courses
2014 Friends Academy August 3-8
The National Wildlife Refuge System offers valuable training courses for Friends, volunteers, and the Service staff who work with them through the National Conservation Training Center in Shepherdstown, West Virginia.
This customized course is designed for leaders on the boards of Friends organizations interested in having a broader understanding of the National Wildlife Refuge System and improving the effectiveness of Friends partnerships with U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service sites.
Upon completion of this 5 day course, you will be able to:
For more information, contact the National Friends Coordinator, Joanna Webb at 703-358-2392 or email FriendsAcademy@fws.gov.
Friends Academy Application (387 KB PDF)
WebinarsWebinars specific to Friends organizations are periodically hosted by the National Environmental Education Foundation (NEEF) and are available for viewing online from NEEF's webinars page.