The NWCOA Certified Urban Bird Management Operator course is offered by NWCOA to educate those who perform bird management services to resolve human-wildlife conflicts and to reduce damage caused by birds in residential and commercial structures. The two-day course provides classroom instruction on laws and regulations, biology and behavior, damage and control methods, and safety and disease.
Upon successful completion of this course and a test, the WCO will receive a certificate of completion, use of the logo mark in marketing materials and become a NWCOA Certified Bird Management Operator.
- Laws and Regulations
- Biology and Behavior
- Damage ID
- Business and Customer Relations
- Closing the Deal
- Control Methods
- Habitat Modification, Exclusion
- Frightening Devices
- Toxicants and Repellents
- Shooting, Trapping and Biological Control