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Basic Animal Rescue Course

ARC Brings BARC to Washington DC

Join the experienced Animal Rescue Corps team for a fun and informative day of practical training on the structure of emergency response and the invaluable knowledge and skills necessary to aid animals in natural disasters, large-scale cruelty cases and many other situations.

The purpose of this training is to provide practical information and skills that will benefit anyone interested in animal rescue. The course is designed to better prepare someone to be efficient and effective, and to keep themselves, others, and animals safe in many situations – from finding a loose dog on the street to a large-scale rescue operation. Topics will include animal handling, logistics, intake, placement, emergency sheltering, and much more. Attendees will receive an ARC certificate of completion for the Basic Animal Rescue Course as well as an ARC Volunteer t-shirt, and will be better prepared to volunteer with ARC or other organizations to help animals in your community.

When: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. on Saturday, March 1st, 2014.

The course begins promptly at 9 a.m. so please arrive by 8:30 to sign-in and take your seat.

Where:  The Lerner Building, George Washington University Law School, 2000 H Street, NW, Washington, DC*

Please enter the building at the 2000 H Street NW entrance for course registration, you will then be directed to the course presentation.

This location is on the Foggy Bottom Campus of George Washington University Law School.  (Link to Google map)

How much:  $95 for early registration.  $125 at the door, if space is available.  There is a limited number of seats so please register early.

Lunch:  Vegan lunch and refreshments will be provided.

Transportation & Parking:  The Lerner Building (2000 H St. NW) is just minutes from public transportation:  Foggy Bottom Metro Station.  Click here for more information and driving directions.  The two closest visitor parking lots are the Marvin Center and the Academic Center, you can get more information about parking options by clicking here.

Register for BARC using the form below:

Please indicate the name, email address and unisex shirt size for each participant.  Thank you!

Basic Animal Rescue Course (BARC), Washington, DC for March 1st is SOLD OUT. Please follow Animal Rescue Corps for announcements about future offerings of ARC’s Basic Animal Rescue Course.


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 *Animal Rescue Corps is not affiliated with and BARC is not endorsed by George Washington University or its Law School.

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