American Taxidermy Online and Old Heritage Taxidermy are two online taxidermy schools available to those who would like to learn the art of taxidermy from home. American Taxidermy Online was the first taxidermy school to provided online classes and Old Heritage Taxidermy has over 35 years of experience in that art of taxidermy.
The American Taxidermy Online web page features student testimonials, list of classes available, information about the school and pictures of projects complete by the previous students. The classes available through this online taxidermy school include game head, small mammal, bird, fish and rug mount classes. The student must pay for each class individually. The price of each class differs.
Certification that the class has been completed is sent once pictures of completed mounts have been received and approved. The American Taxidermy school began in 1975 and is advertised as the leader in taxidermy training.
Old Heritage Taxidermy is an online school that teaches the art of taxidermy on birds. The courses last approximately six months and cost a total of $39.99. The classes provided through Old Heritage include preparation of a bird, skinning a bird, preserving the bird, mounting skills and finishing a project. Lesson plans and printed material is available to students once enrolled in their classes.