Virtual Python Patrol

Offered every third Thursday of the month 7:00-8:00pm.

Python Patrol is a no-cost training program that aims to create a network of individuals throughout Florida who know how to identify Burmese pythons, report sightings and, in some cases, capture and humanely kill this invasive species. Python Patrol training is a virtual program, so participants can register from any state, not just Florida!

Please note:

All Virtual Python Patrol trainings are FREE.
All participants must register prior to the event using Eventbrite.
Attendees of all ages are welcome, but please review the topic list to be sure the material is appropriate for you, your student or your child.

Training Topics:

Information on Burmese pythons
Species identification
How to search for pythons
Safe capture techniques
How to humanely kill a python
Reporting pythons to the FWC
Live instruction on techniques from a biologist
Real-time audience Q&A

Want to be notified about new trainings? Follow FWC on Twitter. All Python Patrol trainings are announced through our social media platforms.