Advanced 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.

For campers in grades 10 to 12 and have already completed Career Camp.

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 quaratine facilities and learn about coral propagation
- Snorkel next to sharks and rays

Day 3 - Aviculture Department & Sea Lion Stadium

- Shovel snow and assist in feeding penguins
- View various training sessions
- Assist trainers in daily duties
- Interact with penguins in the water

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
- Snorkel next to dolphins listening for vocalizations

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

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

$1,100 per camper

$990 for Pass Members

You must have completed Career Camp to attend this camp.

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.