Start at your level. Go at your own pace. There’s something for every bird enthusiast.

Courses For Beginners

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Anything but Common: The Hidden Life of the American Crow Dive into the remarkable lives of crows with renowned crow biologist Dr. Kevin McGowan. Sale $47.99
$59.99
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eBird Essentials Get tips for how to use eBird to jump-start new birding experiences and learn how it is being used to transform our collective understanding of birds.
FREE COURSE
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Think Like a Bird: Understanding Bird Behavior Birds are simply amazing! Explore the full spectrum of bird behaviors and learn to confidently interpret new behaviors when you see them.
$59.99
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Spring Field Ornithology—Northeast Discover birds in your backyard and beyond! This course introduces you to the birds found in the Northeastern United States through a series of recorded lectures and online quizzes.
$129.99
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Feeder Birds: Identification and Behavior Get to know your feeder birds on a whole new level with the self-paced course focused on tricky IDs and bird body language.
$59.99
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Be a Better Birder: How to Identify Bird Songs Jump-start your birding-by-ear skills with this self-paced course full of expert tips and innovative learning tools.
$59.99
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Be a Better Birder 1: Size and Shape Use the size and shape of birds to bring your birding skills to the next level. Learn to make quick IDs with expert tips and interactive quizzes.
$29.99
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Be a Better Birder 2: Color and Pattern Use color and pattern to bring your birding skills to the next level. Learn to make quick IDs with expert tips and interactive quizzes.
$29.99

More Advanced Courses

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Be a Better Birder: Sparrow Identification The most comprehensive online course on sparrows. Covers all 49 species in the U.S. and Canada. Practice for the field with SnapID.
$124.99
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Be a Better Birder: Warbler Identification The most comprehensive online course on warblers. Covers all 51 species in the U.S. and Canada and gives you practice tools to prepare you for the field.
$124.99
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Be a Better Birder: Duck and Waterfowl Identification Master your duck and waterfowl ID through expert tips and fun practice tools.
$59.99
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Be a Better Birder: Hawk & Raptor Identification Archived Series Get up to speed quickly on hawks and raptors with Dr. Kevin McGowan.
$29.99
Be a Better Birder: Shorebird Identification Archived Live Series Get up to speed quickly on shorebirds with Dr. Kevin McGowan
$29.99
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Ornithology: Comprehensive Bird Biology Transform your understanding of birds and biology with this comprehensive university-level course.
$239.99

Courses For Educators

Attention educators: We also host BirdSleuth K-12 online training courses

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Gift certificates are a great way to give the bird enthusiasts in your life something that supports and encourages their passion.

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