Career Camp

Get an inside look at the who, what, why and how of working with animals. If a career in animal health, behavior or care is something you'd like to do later in life, enroll in this camp now.

  • Work side by side with our zoological team
  • Monitor animal health and behavior
  • Prepare food
  • Learn about the fields of veterinary science, animal training and conservation
  • Enjoy the amazing rides, shows and attractions of SeaWorld®

For campers in grades 9 to 12.

Download the Resident Camp Camper/Parent Handbook.

Camps run 2:00 p.m. Sunday - 10:00 a.m. Friday

  • June 8-13
  • June 15-20
  • June 22-27
  • June 29-July 4
  • July 6-11
  • July 13-18
  • July 20-25
  • July 27-August 1
  • August 3-8
  • August 10-15
  • August 17-22

Day 1

- Arrival
- Dinner and Orientation
- Time to enjoy SeaWorld® rides 

Day 2 - Aquarium Department

- Tour Aquarium exhibits
- Assist in feeding animals and preparing food
- View quarantine facilities and learn about coral propagation

Day 3 - Aviculture Department & Sea Lion Stadium

- Shovel snow assist in feeding penguins
- View various training sessions
- Assist trainers in daily duties

Day 4 - Animal Care Department

- Help prepare diets for sea lions, seals, and dolphins
- Assist animal care specialists in husbandry sessions
- Assist in feeding sea lions, seals, and dolphins

Day 5 - Animal Ambassadors, Shamu® Theater & Beluga Stadium

- Assist in morning walkthrough at Shamu Theater
- View animal training and husbandry training sessions for killer whales and beluga whales
- Help care for SeaWorld animal ambassadors

$1,000 per camper

$900 for Pass Members

The $100 deposit is non-refundable. If the balance of camp fees is paid and cancellation is necessary, the following refund will apply if written or verbal notice of cancellation is received:

  • Less than FOUR weeks prior to camp session - 80% of the program fee
  • Less than THREE weeks prior to camp session - 50% of the program fee
  • Less than TWO weeks prior to camp session - No Refund Given
  • If a camper leaves a session early or is dismissed, a refund will not be given.