Here are some of the highlights for this micro-credential.

  • No admission requirements, no application process, no pre-requisites, open to anyone

  • Take up to 90 days to complete the course

  • Learn at your own pace using a computer, tablet or smartphone

  • Receive a certificate of course completion and digital badge for successfully completing the course which can be shared on social media (e.g. LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter), downloaded as a PDF, or even embedded in an email signature


In this 30-hour micro-credential, learners will explore airport wildlife management bird profiles and identification, mammal profiles, management awareness and safe firearm use, and how to develop an effective wildlife management plan. 

Learners who successfully complete the course will earn a digital badge and certificate of course completion that can be downloaded and shared via social media. 

You will have access to the course for 90 days to work through the content.

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, learners should be able to:

  • 01. Discuss Canadian bird species, the level of strike risk posed by problem bird species, and ways to mitigate these risks.

  • 02. Describe airport control systems and management techniques that are a hazard to aircraft in Canada

  • 03. Describe the importance and purpose of having a Bird Strike Committee and how this committee can help to prevent negligence and liability risks llanelane

  • 04. Determine the different legislation and training required for handling and possessing firearms

  • 05. Evaluate what elements need to be included in an effective wildlife management plan, including the need for developing a risk assessment programplane


    1. Land Acknowledgement

    2. Accessibility, Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (IDEA) Statement

    3. Introduction from Sault College's eLearning Department

    4. What is asynchronous online self-directed learning?

    5. Learner Resources and Supports

    6. Technology Requirements

    7. Privacy and Accessibility Policies

    8. Navigation

    9. Learner Introductions

    10. Discussion Forum: Learner Engagement

    11. Technical Discussion Forum

    12. Frequently Asked Questions

    13. Help & Contact Information

    1. Before we begin...

    2. Welcome and Micro-credential Information

    3. Micro-credential Overview

    4. Learning Outcomes & Goals

    5. Modes of Learning

    1. Lesson Overview and Learning Objectives

    2. Module 1 Airport Wildlife Managment - Bird Profiles

    3. Discussion # 1: Bird Strikes

    1. Module 2 Learning Objectives

    2. Module 2 Airport Wildlife Management - Mammal Profiles

    3. Discussion Forum # 2: Airport Control Systems and Management Techniques for Mammals

    1. Module 3 Learning Objectives

    2. Module 3: Airport Wildlife Managment Awareness and Safe Firearms Use

    3. Module 3: Bird Strike Committees

    1. Module 4: Learning Objectives

    2. Module 4: Airport Wildlife Management Plan

    3. Module 4 Discussion Forum: Developing a Wildlife Management Plan

About this course

  • $375.00