NatureSpy are the leading training provider of camera trap courses in the UK, delivering camera trap training to national environmental organisations and ecologists such as the mammal society and CIEEM.

We offer day workshops for groups and school sessions for primary to college level students.


Our Wildlife Education Officer runs a specialised programme ‘Classes & Trail Cams’, delivering bespoke sessions in camera trapping, wildlife, the environment and outdoor learning.

What You Get

Theoretical knowledge in how camera traps work and why they’re used
Practical outdoor session
Camera trap hire for 1 week
We also use this technology as a platform for incorporating wider wildlife and nature-based skills in to our workshops as well as discussions on sustainability and conservation issues.

Suitable For

School ages reception – 18
After-school clubs
Holiday clubs
Forest Schools


Our ‘Camera trapping for wildlife monitoring’ workshop is a one day course that gives a broad overview of camera traps from their history to perfecting settings and placement. In can be taught as part of in-house training or more informally for talks.

What You Get

How camera traps have evolved
How they work
Their applications in ecology & conservation
Understanding settings
Practical experience in set-ups

Suitable For

Anyone working in nature reserves & other environmental organisations.