Courses

BMIG identification workshop at BENHSBMIG often runs identification training sessions during its annual field meeting. The meeting also provides opportunities for informal training during the field work and during evening laboratory work sessions; there are always experienced members willing to help. In addition members of the Group work with a range of other organisations to provide a variety of training including one day workshops and longer residential courses.
 
Details of any up and coming events are listed below (completed workshops and courses are not shown).
 
Please note: the earliest courses are shown at the bottom of the list. Don't miss them!


Date:
Tuesday, 14 November, 2017
It may be a year away, but these courses have a habit of filling up, so here is advance notification of a subsidised training day at Preston Montford, in November 2017!
 
Book now to avoid disappointment.  Details of venue and booking can be found on the FSC website.  Led by BMIG's Paul Richards.
 
In this introduction to the identification of UK centipedes & millipedes you will learn the techniques of identification for the frequently met, but usually ignored creatures. Learn about their fascinating ecology and diversity here in the UK. This course is offered at a reduced rate thanks to support from the FSC Tomorrow's Biodiversity project.
Date:
Friday, 3 November, 2017

As part of the Nature Counts project for Sheffield & Rotherham Wildlife Trust, Paul Richards will be leading the following FREE identification dayschools in Sheffield:  Introduction to Millipedes & Centipedes   

Details will be available on www.wildsheffield.com nearer the time.  Or contact Paul at p.richards@wildsheffield.com to book a place.


Date:
Thursday, 19 October, 2017
As part of the Nature Counts project for Sheffield & Rotherham Wildlife Trust, Paul Richards will be leading the following FREE identification dayschools in Sheffield:Introduction to Woodlice
 
Details will be available on www.wildsheffield.com nearer the time.  Or contact Paul at p.richards@wildsheffield.com to book a place.
Date:
Saturday, 7 October, 2017
Led by Steve Gregory
An introductory workshop to the identification of woodlice, millipedes and centipedes.  Based at Dinton Pastures, Reading.
 
For more information see BENHS website