San Diego Zoo Global Academy

San Diego Zoo Global Academy Names Excellence Beyond Compliance as a “Collaborating Partner”, Launches New Column on Continuous Improvement in Animal Welfare!

Excellence Beyond Compliance is honored to be the Academy’s newest “Collaborating Partner”. As noted on its “About” page, “San Diego Zoo Global Academy is a powerful online learning platform that harnesses the expertise of San Diego Zoo Global and its partners to offer courses that meet the specific needs of individuals in the zoological profession.” Other collaborating partners include: American Association of Zoo Keepers, Learning Partner / Association of Zoos and Aquariums, Birmingham Zoo, Partner of World Association of Zoos and Aquariums WAZA / United for Conservation®, Tampa’s Lowry Park Zoo, Smithsonian National Zoological Park Conservation Biology Institute, Point Defiance Zoo & Aquarium Metro Parks Tacoma, America’s Teaching Zoo Exotic Animal Training & Management / Moorpark College, Reid Park Zoo, American Alliance of Museums, Association of Zoological Horticulture, Inc., The Animal Behavior Management Alliance (ABMA), and European Association of Zoos and Aquaria (EAZA).





To see the inaugural column, “Name It”, go to

To subscribe to the Academy’s monthly e-newsletter (which will be the only place to find the new column) please contact Jon Prange at

For a complete listing of the Academy’s courses go to