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Barn Owl Ecology, Surveys and Signs course (buy for someone else)


An online foundation course covering Barn Owl ecology, legislation, surveying and basic mitigation.

Buy the BOESS course for someone else, or for a group, and pay by Internet Banking.

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The BOESS course is primarily aimed at ecologists who conduct Barn Owl surveys at potential development sites and the planning officers who deal with such applications.

Buy the BOESS course for someone else, or for a group, and pay by Internet Banking.

  • We will then send you an email with a Coupon code to register for the BOESS course, which can be used by yourself or someone else.

The certificate from the online BOESS course is accepted in lieu of one reference for the Class Licence application to Natural England or one reference for the Bird Survey Licence application to NatureScot. For further details see Barn Owl Trust courses.

This course includes a copy of the Barn Owl Conservation Handbook for all attendees.

  • Shipping costs within mainland UK are included.
  • For attendees outside mainland UK, please contact us if you wish to receive a copy of the Handbook – postage charges will apply.
  • Please indicate at the check-out if your shipping details differ from the billing details used.
  • The Handbook will be dispatched within three working days and will be sent by second class recorded delivery.

Please note – you have 365 days from the date of purchase to complete the course.

© All content of the BOESS Course is Copyright, The Barn Owl Trust, Registered Charity No. 299 835

The Barn Owl Conservation Handbook

Barn Owl Conservation Handbook

This course includes a copy of the Barn Owl Conservation Handbook – a guide to the Barn Owl for ecologists, surveyors, land managers and ornithologists. This comprehensive handbook with over 400 pages includes more than 300 pictures and covers all aspects of Barn Owl conservation including:
– Introduction to Barn Owl conservation
– Ecology
– Legal issues
– Surveys
– Habitat
– Nestboxes
– Mortality
– Planning
– Rehabilitation

Offer includes delivery to Mainland UK only. Unless specified otherwise on your order, the Handbook will be sent to your billing address. For delivery to overseas addresses, please contact our office for shipping charges.

The Barn Owl Trust offers a discount rate of £250 per person to anyone whose salary is paid directly by a registered charity. If you would like to apply for the discounted rate, please email and attach your proof – for example, a redacted bank statement or pay slip, or a letter from your line manager.

If you would like to purchase the BOESS course on behalf of someone else or you would like to purchase more than one place on the course, please use the BACS payments option.

To pay by BACS please click here.

Once we have received the payment, we will email you confirmation and a coupon code to give to the individual(s) who will be taking the course.