One of the most basic facilities at Madrid is its Aquarium: it houses marine mammals on which its monographic courses are focuses. Students interested in handling dolphins, training them, projects such as the monk seal project or pinnipeds course (seals and sea lions), have in this training an ideal way to approach this thrilling world. Future biologists, psychologists, specialists in environmental sciences and veterinary medicine are the public at whom this course is aimed (open to interested people in general).
Professionals of Madrid Zoo Aquarium are responsible for giving the marine mammal course, in which institutions such as the Universidad Complutense de Madrid andFundación CBD-Habitat also participate.
The students enjoy specialist theoretical sessions in which they will be introduced to the study of cognition in this type of animals, while they also make practical visits to Madrid Zoo’s facilities where the marine mammals are. The specialists teach content focused on the reproduction of manatees or in the handling of killer whales.
Open to interested people in general
€99 (€119 with lunch)
Sábado 10 de abril / 8 de mayo de 2021
Domingo 11 de abril / 9 mayo de 2021
Professionals of Madrid Zoo Aquarium are responsible for giving the marine mammal course