Date: 15th March 2020
Time: 9:00am – 1:00pm
Cost: R250 per person. (Bookings close 12pm, 14th March.)
Venue: CrocWorld, Scottburgh
Join author, conservationist and professional speaker, Jonathan Leeming for a special 3 hour seminar on venomous animal bites and stings on the 15th March 2020, from 9am to 12pm, at CrocWorld, Scottburgh This seminar is ideal for anyone concerned about venomous bites or stings.
During the seminar, participants will gain an understanding of the 4 principles for living and working in areas inhabited by venomous animals, and preventing the occurrence of bites or stings. This seminar will also provide the emergency response required to react competently to bites or stings from spiders, scorpions, bees & wasps, centipedes, aquatic vertebrates and aquatic invertebrates. Essential knowledge for everyone who may encounter a venomous animal.
In this seminar, Jonathan will cover the following:
- Roles and responsibilities of the first responder.
- Principles of living or working where venomous animals occur.
- Zone risk assessment.
- Introduction to venomous animals.
- Spider bites and responding to an emergency.
- Scorpion stings and responding to an emergency.
- Bee & wasp stings and responding to an emergency.
- Centipede bites and responding to an emergency.
- Aquatic vertebrate envenomation and responding to an emergency. (Blue Bottles)
- Aquatic invertebrate envenomation and responding to an emergency. (Sting Ray, Lion Fish,Stone Fish)
- Emergency Response Plan.
Certificates to all that attend. This Venomous Animal First Responder seminar is essential for:
- Field guides.
- Anti poaching teams.
- Mountain bikers.
- Scuba divers.
- Outdoor enthusiasts.
- Anyone who has venomous animals in and around their home.