Taxidermy

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Students in this course will study and gain practical experience in the fundamental techniques of taxidermy. Course topics can include but are not limited to the mounting of small and large game such as deer, raccoon and squirrel and in the identification and mounting of birds and fish.

This course will focus on animal identification, rebuilding techniques, specimen posing, and natural setting for displays. In addition, this course will familiarize students with the state and federal laws by which they must abide when working with wildlife.

 

Taxidermy - Large Game
Course Code:  TXY 3407 01P
Date:  January 2 - February 6, 2018
Days: Tuesday
Time: 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location: Howell Woods Environmental Learning Center
Fee: $75
Note: Do not bring animal to first night of class.
Additional Cost (do not pay with registration): Large game (shoulder mounts) = $200.00    

 

Taxidermy - Small Game 
Course Code:  TXY 3407 02P
Date:  February 13 - March 18, 2018
Day:  Tuesday
Time:  7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location:  Howell Woods Environmental Learning Center
Fee:  $75
Note: Do not bring animal to first night of class.
Additional Cost (do not pay with registration): Supplies = $150.00

 

Taxidermy - Duck
CourseCode:  TXY 3407 03P
Date:  March 27 - May 1, 2018
Day:  Tuesday
Time:  7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location:  Howell Woods Environmental Learning Center    
Fee:  $75
Note: Do not bring animal to first night of class
Additional Cost (do not pay with registration): Duck supplies = $100.00

 

Taxidermy - Fish
Course Code:  TXY 3407 02U
Date:  May 8 - June 12, 2018
Day: Tuesday
Time: 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location: Howell Woods Environmental Learning Center
Fee: $75
Note: Do not bring animal to first night of class
Additional Cost (do not pay with registration): Fish Supplies - $150.00       

 

Contact

Vic McCormick
Director of Workforce Training
(919) 209-2595
kvmccormick@johnstoncc.edu

Roxanne Parrish
Administrative Assistant, Workforce Development Center
(919) 209-2591
reparrish@johnstoncc.edu