OERS Professional Career Experiences

A number of opportunities have been created to allow individuals to experience marine mammal science, research and biomedical topics. Costs and time commitment vary depending on the program.

nterested candidates should fill in the program application form, attach required documents and non-refundable deposit* and submit to OERS at 12 Burton Ave, Barrie Ontario, L4N 2R2.

Unless otherwise specified, there are no specific deadlines as most experiences can be undertaken at any time of mutual convenience during the year. Please note that the costs listed are registration fees only and do not cover any other expenses which are the responsibility of the candidate. All candidates must be >18 years of age.

** $150 deposit goes toward registration fees, the balance of which is payable upon acceptance into the program. OERS is not responsible if the candidate does not complete the program as agreed to by all parties.

Further details on specific opportunities:

  1. Pre-Veterinary Career Experience (ongoing)
  2. Marine Mammal Research Skills (ongoing)
  3. Biomedical Research Skills (ongoing)
  4. Marine Biology Field Experience (ongoing)