VIP Trainer

Ever wonder what it's like to be a marine mammal trainer at Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park? As a VIP Trainer, you can enjoy a hands-on, behind-the-scenes experience like no other! Working side-by-side with our trainers, you'll learn and practice all it takes to train and care for all of our marine mammal residents, including dolphins! 

Ages: 13 and up       

Duration: Approximately 4 hours

Program price includes: General admission, lunch, VIP Trainer T-shirt, Gulfarium souvenir beach towel, and a pass to enjoy the Gulfarium for an additional day.  Photos not included.

For more information, see our requirements, policies, and FAQ links!

Please note: we can accommodate up to two guests per day as long as the participants know each other. Call our reservations department at 850-243-9046 x4 to inquire about a multiple-participant reservation. 

Expedite your check in process by printing and completing this Encounter Participant Waiver prior to your visit.  Separate waiver required for each participant.

Gulfarium Marine Adventure Park makes every effort to make your visit a memorable one.  If you or a family member has any special needs, please fill out our special needs form prior to reserving your encounter, so that we can provide assistance.


  • 13 and Up
  • $379.00
  • 4 Hours