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Contact Information

Hwy 44 Sth Industrial Park, Lot 14

PO Box 6020

Westlock, AB  T7P 2P7

info@albertatrappers.com

Phone: 780-349-6626

Hours of Operation

Summer Hours May 1 - Oct 1

Mon - Fri: 8:30 am - 4:40 pm

Winter Hours Oct 1 - May 1

Mon - Fri: 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday: 9:00 am - 5:00 pm

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Trapping Courses & Workshops

Course Information: 

The Alberta Trappers’ Association Trapper Education Program provides the Standard Trapping course, as well as numerous workshops and presentations to schools and other interested groups year round throughout the province.


The Standard Trapping course is your first step toward becoming a trapper. The course includes instruction on the safe use of traps and other equipment, biology of furbearers, animal management, marketing and grading of furs, skinning and fur handling, as well as humane trapping techniques. 

 

The minimum age to take the course is 12, however, an adult in attendance must be assigned responsibility for any student under the age of 18.

 

The cost of the course is $399.00 and includes the Trapper Education Manual.

Courses Run Friday, Saturday and Sunday

 

Standard Trapping Course

WESTLOCK -CANCELLED

Mar 20 - 22, 2020

Standard Trapping Course

PEERLESS LAKE FIRST NATION - CANCELLED

Apr 3 - 5, 2020

Standard Trapping Course

WESTLOCK - CANCELLED

Apr 17 - 19, 2020

Standard Trapping Course

BLACK DIAMOND - CANCELLED

Apr 17 - 19, 2020

Standard Trapping Course

MANNING - CANCELLED

Apr 24 - 26, 2020

Standard Trapping Course

HINTON - CANCELLED

Apr 24 - 26, 2020

Standard Trapping Course

WESTLOCK

May 22 - 24, 2020

Standard Trapping Course

WESTLOCK

Jun 19 - 21, 2020

Standard Trapping Course

LESLIEVILLE

Sep 18 - 20, 2020

Standard Trapping Course

WESTLOCK

Sep 18 - 20, 2020

Standard Trapping Course

WESTLOCK

Oct 16 - 18, 2020

Making Rawhide WORKSHOP

WESTLOCK - CANCELLED

April 4, 2020

Brain Tanning WORKSHOP

WESTLOCK - CANCELLED

May 2 - 3, 2020

Standard Trapping Courses also offered with Bushman-Inc

 

If interested, please CONTACT (780-998-0074)

https://www.facebook.com/Bushman-Inc-672832136117637/


Location: 
Bushman-Inc, School is located about 130 km west of Edmonton towards Jasper.

 

Accommodations, Meals and Structures: 
When taking the course with Bushman-Inc, students are housed in two to three person cabins. Showers and tub in each cabin. The field site for courses is 30 minutes distance and enclosed heated classroom is available.

Website: http://www.bushman-inc.ca