Wildlife Damage Control Agent Workshop

This course is for the certification and re-certification of Wildlife Damage Control Agents (WDCA). We have reserved a meeting room at Bass Lake in Holly Springs. We will accept preregistration ONLY. There will be no money accepted the day of the class. Thank you for expressing an interest in this course, however please understand that the demand for the Wildlife Damage Control Agent Certification Workshop is high. The course is filled on a first come first serve basis. To receive the discounted rate registration forms must be received on or before the Early Registration Deadline for the course selected.  All registration forms received after the Early Registration Deadline will be returned for the appropriate fees.

The workshop will provide you with the rules and regulations that govern the WDCA program, information on euthanasia, safe handling of wildlife, and a variety of other information that will be useful for WDCA’s. Agents must pass a closed book Certification examination and a criminal background check prior to being certified. Once you have received notification of certification you may begin operating in a WDCA capacity.


The workshop will be held at Bass Lake in Holly Springs, NC . Directions to the Center will be sent with your registration confirmation letter. Lodging is not included in the registration fee.

Class Dates:

Early Registration Due Date  Class Registration Deadline  Class Date  
 January 1,  2016  February 1, 2016  March 9-10, 2016 (Wednesday-Thursday)
 January 1, 2016  February 1, 2016  March 30-31, 2016 (Wednesday-Thursday)  
 April 1, 2016  May 1, 2016  June 8-9, 2016 (Wednesday-Thursday)  
 July 1, 2016  August 1, 2016  September 14-15, 2016 (Wednesday-Thursday)  


How to Register

To secure your place in the workshop, fill in the registration form and send us your non-refundable payment. Registration and payment must be received by the Early Registration Deadline for the course selected to receive the $175.00 early registration fee, after the Early Registration Deadline the cost of the class will be $200.00. We will send you a letter of confirmation with a map and directions upon registering. If you have not received the confirmation packet two weeks prior to the class please call, 919-707-0050 or e-mail. The registration fee for the workshop includes the Prevention and Control of Wildlife Damage on CD-ROM, Handbook of the Rules and Regulations governing Damage Control Agents, test, facility, lunch and refreshment breaks for both days.

Re-certification and Certification Courses Important Information

  • Classes will begin promptly at 8:00 am and end at 5:00. All attendees should be on site no later than 7:50 am. The actual check-in process may take some time due to the issuance of daily materials. Once you have taken the examination you will no longer be required to remain on site.
  • No money will be accepted on the day of the class.
  • Upon registering a copy of the agenda will be included in your confirmation pack.
  • Reminder: All registration fees are nonrefundable.
  • There will be no additional registrants allowed into the class after the Class Registration Deadline for the course selected.