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NEW! Exotic Animal Strike Team Training – Hogle Zoo – June 20th-21st, 2024

June 20 @ 8:00 am - June 21 @ 4:00 pm

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Exotic Animal Strike Team Training
Hogle Zoo
June 20th - 21st, 2024



Exotic Animal Strike Team Training

Date / Times

June 20th, 2024: 8:00am - 4:00pm
June 21st, 2024: 8:00am - 4:00pm


Hogle Zoo
2600 Sunnyside Ave
Salt Lake City, UT 84108


Incidents that involve moving or raising large exotic animals require special considerations, equipment, and training. EAST heavy extrication is a two day training that will cover scene management, staff preparation and case studies. Participants will learn rescue knots and mechanical advantage for maneuvering large exotic animals on the ground and lifting them with sling applications using the HAST XXL equipment. This course can focus on one or multiple species. This training is limited to zoo or other exotic animal facility partner personnel. Participants will need to state agency of affiliation at the time of registration.

For more information please download our course Registration Flyer, or visit our dedicated LARO course page.

Event Registration

Register for this training event by purchasing registration tickets below.


June 20 @ 8:00 am
June 21 @ 4:00 pm


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Hogle Zoo EAST
Participants must be working for a zoo or exotic animal facility to be eligible to enroll.
$ 450.00