Higher / Further Education

Take a wild educational visit to the award-winning Yorkshire Wildlife Park!

Explore Project Polar, home to the only Polar Bears in England! Engage in national curriculum-linked interactive activities and get hands-on with incredible creatures and unique artefacts.

Yorkshire Wildlife Park is the perfect fun and safe environment for your next educational expedition and our dedicated award-winning team will take the stress out of planning your trip!

Educational visits at YWP are self-guided (under 16’s must be supervised at all times), although education sessions can be booked to enhance your visit.



Find out more about Yorkshire Wildlife Park’s environmental enrichment programme and look at different examples used throughout the park.

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Enclosure Design

Join us to find out more about enclosure design at Yorkshire Wildlife Park, with given examples.

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Conservation at Yorkshire Wildlife Park

Learn more about YWP’s conservation work. Session includes a presentation on the conservation projects that YWPF are involved in, breeding programs, as well as looking at items seized by HM Revenues and Customs.

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Roles of Modern Zoos

Discover how zoos have changed over time and how Yorkshire Wildlife Park are involved in education, conservation and research.

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Find out more about YWP and its marketing campaigns & strategies, the session includes targeted marketing activity and examples of campaigns.

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Yorkshire Wildlife Park as a Business

Our award-winning park is the nation’s fastest growing wildlife attraction. This session gives students an inside look at the park right from the beginning and our mission statement up to the present day. Perfect for course work case studies!

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Customer Service

An in depth look at the importance of customer service and how it is implemented at the park, the session includes a presentation and a customer needs activity.

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Employability Day

This BIAZA award winning session links to many of the Gatsby Benchmarks and enables careers connections to be made across other areas in the curriculum. This session is an ideal way to support your goal of meeting the aims outlined in the governments career strategy. The session includes various activities which mean students will need to use a range of key transferable skills. As YWP is an expanding business and local employer, this session offers the perfect encounter for your students.

This session will last for 3 hours, ensuring that you still have free time to explore the park. Costs: £150 excluding admission fees. Max of 20 students. Please enquire today.

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Education Class Outreach

Education Outreach Session

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Education Virtual

Online Session (Video Call)

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