Marine Mammal Trainer for a Week

Treat yourself to a dolphin lover's dream vacation and become a "Marine Mammal Trainer for a Week" at Dolphin Quest!

Quick Details

Clock Total duration: 5 days

Dolphin Time with dolphins: Ample

User Ages: 12 and up

Users Group size: 2 people max

Water  Water depth: Swimming, Shallows, & Dockside

Per Person

Marine Mammal Trainer for a Week Program Information

  • You’ll be best friends with our dolphins and Marine Mammal Trainers when you spend a whole week working, swimming and playing with them, and seeing firsthand why Dolphin Quest dolphins are so well-loved and well-cared for!
  • Swimming alongside the dolphins, sitting on the docks to feed and train them, you’ll enjoy hours of quality dolphin time each day while discovering the important and sometimes challenging work our Marine Mammal Trainers do.
  • Join the Marine Mammal Trainers in the Fish Kitchen to help prepare the Dolphin Food for the day.
  • Help our Marine Mammal Trainers give the dolphins their daily morning health check-ups.
  • Get to know all of our Marine Mammal Trainers and hear their stories of how they found their dream jobs and careers.
  • Learn through hands-on instruction how our Dolphin Quest Marine Mammal Trainers use positive rewards and affection to create close relationships and trusting bonds with our dolphins.
  • Learn everything you ever wanted to know about our playful, social and intelligent dolphins.
  • Each day you build on the skills you’ve mastered the day before, making each new day is an incredibly fun experience.
  • Your Marine Mammal Trainer for a Week program includes a CD full of great photos of your five-day Marine Mammal Trainer for a Week experience, a ‘Marine Mammal Trainer for a Week’ Diploma; and lunch with Marine Mammal Trainers and Dolphin Quest staff.
  • To discuss making dolphin encounter reservations for a guest with special needs, please contact us directly at Central Reservations at 800.248.3316 or fill out our contact form.
  • Guests are welcome to wear their own water shoes during their encounter.
  • Please review our Terms & Conditions prior to booking a dolphin encounter.

This program is booked exclusively through Dolphin Quest Central Reservations (800-248-3316, click for times) and Dolphin Quest Hawaii Guest Services (808-886-2875, daily, 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m. HST). Please call for a reservation.

If you don’t find what you are looking for, please contact our reservations team at 1-800-248-3316.