Careers and courses

zoo academy

Zoo Academy

Our exciting animal-based course is designed for 15-17 year olds who wish to pursue a career with animals.
Junior Zoo Academy ZSL Whipsnade Zoo

Junior Zoo Academy

This is a unique course aimed at children who love animals and want to learn about working in the Zoo.
Keeper Graeme with lemurs

Animal Careers Conference

Perfect for those interested in a career with animals, this one-day conference is for 16+.
ZSL vets

Zoo Vet Careers Day

A one-day interactive course aimed at those who want to pursue a veterinary career.
Research opportunities at ZSL

Zoological Research Opportunities

The Zoos at London and Whipsnade present a unique opportunity for you to study species and aspects of their...

Online Conservation Course

ZSL and United for Wildlife have launched two free online courses designed to empower the next generation of...
First-time mum Oni the okapi, gave birth to Meghan on Saturday 9 December 2017

ZSL Animal Training and Welfare Careers Day

A one day, interactive course aimed at 13-18 year olds looking to pursue a career in animal training and welfare
Zoo explorers

Zoo Explorers

Zoo Explorers is a fantastic, exciting one day course for children aged 5-7 who are ready to explore the Zoo and...