The 18th Tortoise & Freshwater Turtle Field Skills Training Course

The Asian Turtle Program (ATP) of Indo-Myanmar Conservation (IMC) is, once again, collaborating with the Turtle Conservation Center, Cuc Phuong National Park (NP), Vietnam to organize the eighteenth  Tortoise and Freshwater Turtle Field Skills Training Course


  • Obtain new research skills for field work including surveying, proper handling and data collection on tortoise and freshwater turtle species;
  • Gain in-depth knowledge of turtle biology, behaviour and ecology;
  • Learn about the identification and conservation status of tortoises and freshwater turtles in Vietnam;
  • Have a chance to design and complete a short research project during 2022, following course completion.


    • Course date:
    • 31st– 09th March 2023
    • Course duration: 08 days
    • Location: Cuc Phuong National Park, Nho Quan District, Ninh Binh Province


We strongly encourage applications from Vietnamese students, Laotian students enrolled at Vietnamese universities, young national biologists, rangers and conservationists.


ATP/IMC will cover course fees, including materials, food, accommodation, and reasonable transport costs for course participants


Applicants should fill out an online application form via the link:
In English:
In Vietnamese:

Application Deadline: 15th February 2023


Asian Turtle Program (ATP) of Indo-Myanmar Conservation (IMC)
Address: Room 1806, CT1, Bac Ha C14 Building, To Huu Street, Nam Tu Liem, Ha Noi
Phone: +84 (024) 7302 8389

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