Zookeeper Schools, Trainings and Courses

Would you like to become a zookeeper and work in a zoo?

Be aware that this profession is becoming increasingly technical. To have a better chance of getting a job or a volunteer position in a zoo, you should consider training at a recognised school or university.

In-person or blended courses


Moorpark College

Exotic Animal Management and Training Program A.S. degree

Visit www.moorparkcollege.edu

Santa Fe College Teaching Zoo (Florida)

Zoo Animal Technology A.S. degree.

Visit www.sfcollege.edu

Unity College (Maine)

Captive Wildlife Care Bachelor of Science.

Visit unity.edu

Online courses

In English


Zookeeping Online Courses

visit zookeeping.idlwt.com

Animal Behavior College

Visit www.animalbehaviorcollege.com

Online Courses Australia

Visit www.onlinecoursesaustralia.edu.au

Fauna Foundation

Online classes focus on chimpanzee behavior, husbandry and sanctuary management.

Visit faunafoundation.org

Learn Direct

Visit www.learndirect.com

In French


Préparation soigneur animalier

Visit formationsoigneuranimalier.fr


Visit www.ifsanimal.com