The Northern Wings educational center and its authorized trainers offer training in falconry allowing, subject to the success of the course, the obtaining of a falconry license from the Ministry of Forests, Wildlife and Parks of Quebec.

The courses are offered to those who demonstrate a deep interest in falconry, which is 100% committed to art and their main partner: their bird.

An extremely limited number (five (5) to ten (10) students per cohort) of people can register for the training which is held once a year.

The training lasts twelve (12) months; in accordance with the new regulations in force in Quebec on September 8, 2018 which must be respected by all falconry centers as well as the falconers themselves, a year of training must be planned for students in order to obtain their Class permit 1 of falconry. The letter allows the individual to take advantage of a bird of prey while respecting different criteria (bird species, habitat, etc.).

In the following program, you will learn:

- The introduction to falconry.
- Birds used in falconry.
- Presentation of relevant literature and readings.
- The essential equipment of the falconer.
- The arrangement of aviaries.
- The anatomy of birds of prey.
- The care of the bird.
- Quebec regulations and laws according to the Ministry of Forests, Wildlife and Parks.

- The diet of the bird of prey.
- Caring for your bird.
- Prevention of trauma and potential dangers.
- Appropriate handling of the bird.
- Training in assisted flight (with claim) and free flight (without ties).
- Birds of prey native to Quebec and Canada.

At the end of the training, you will get a certificate from the falconer who taught you, allowing you to validate your license with the Ministry of Forests, Wildlife and Parks of Quebec.

Our organization is non-profit; we are above all an educational center with the right to provide recognized training in falconry. As a result, all the profits generated by the training is reinvested in the welfare of the birds, their care, supplies, equipment and facilities.

Duration: 1 year (12 months)
Price: 775$ CAD.

*Furthermore taxes; payable in cash, by interac transfer, check or, via our website, by credit card or paypal. Payment by check will confirm registration upon receipt only.

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To Register, please contact us via email or our facebook page.

*For non-resident's who are interested in taking the course, please contact your local ministry if falconry is a legal sport in your province before contacting us.*