Kurt Bennett

Trainer & Operations Lead

Kurt is currently involved in delivering fauna and snake handling and relocation courses, snake avoidance training for dogs and animal awareness courses in Perth schools.

Kurt grew up in New Zealand helping and working on his family’s deer farm which helped to cement his love of animals and conservation.

Kurt has his Certificate IV in Training and Assessment and is currently studying part time at ECU undertaking a Bachelor of Science in Conservation and Wildlife Biology. These give him the skills to deliver our current courses with enthusiasm and knowledge, bringing his own teaching style and understanding of current conservation and management techniques.

Kurt travels around WA for Animal Ark, has proved to be a valuable asset for us in all parts of the business, and is a very enthusiastic and capable trainer. He is a family man with 3 children and a rescue American bulldog called Mirabella.