Introducttion to Falconry

Easton Otley College
In Ipswich

£50
+ VAT
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Important information

Typology Vocational qualification
Location Ipswich
Duration 1 Day
  • Vocational qualification
  • Ipswich
  • Duration:
    1 Day
Description

This course will give you a brief introduction into the ancient art of hunting with and flying Birds of Prey. The course includes: falconry through the ages, the birds we use, carrying a hooded Falcon during a short walk round, feeding and care, equipment and learning to tie the Falconers Knot. We will end the morning with you having the chance to fly a large Hawk to your own fist. All.

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Where and when

Starts Location
On request
Ipswich
Otley, IP6 9EY, Suffolk, England
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Starts On request
Location
Ipswich
Otley, IP6 9EY, Suffolk, England
See map

Course programme



Introducttion to Falconry
Code: OSAE9DIF7
Level: 1,
Type: Leisure

Aim of course
This course will give you a brief introduction into the ancient art of hunting with and flying Birds of Prey. The course includes: falconry through the ages, the birds we use, carrying a hooded Falcon during a short walk round, feeding and care, equipment and learning to tie the Falconers Knot. We will end the morning with you having the chance to fly a large Hawk to your own fist. All equipment will be supplied. Flying the birds will be dependant on weather conditions. Certificates of Attendance will be awarded on completion of the course. Lunch is not provided.

What does the course involve?
Tutor:Andrea Keyland
10:00am to 1:00pm
3 October 2009
This course will give you a brief introduction into the ancient art of hunting with and flying Birds of Prey. The course includes: falconry through the ages, the birds we use, carrying a hooded Falcon during a short walk round, feeding and care, equipment and learning to tie the Falconers Knot. We will end the morning with you having the chance to fly a large Hawk to your own fist. All equipment will be supplied. Flying the birds will be dependant on weather conditions. Certificates of Attendance will be awarded on completion of the course. Lunch is not provided.

What equipment do I need?
A materials list will be provided upon booking.

Course fees £50.00

Key Facts
Code: OSAE9DIF7
Level: 1
Duration: One Day Workshop
Type: Leisure
Awarding Body:
Start Date: 3 October, 2009