Humane Society Academy (HSA) offers a variety of development opportunities for professionals, volunteers, and advocates in the field of animal protection. Online offerings include self-paced and instructor-led courses, certificate programs, and webinars.
Attend an upcoming live webinar or watch recordings of past webinars on animal protection topics.See all available webinars
Scholarships are available to support students seeking professional development related to animal welfare topics, animal sheltering, and humane education. Scholarship Fund for the Advancement of Animal Sheltering Dr. Edgar W. Garbisch Scholarship Fund for the Advancement of Humane EducationCommunity Cat Caretaker Scholarship Fund
The HSUS supports professional humane educators and maintains a registry of active Certified Humane Education Specialist credential holders. Looking for a credentialed humane educator in your area? Contact us via email or at 301-548-7731 with your name, city and state.
The Animal Studies Repository is a digital collection of resources related to the study of animal welfare and the human-animal bond.
If you have questions about our courses, webinars or resources, or are interested in scheduling a conference presentation or workshop, contact the registrar via email or at 301-548-7731.