What is the Snake Handling & Safety Awareness Course?

Our professional snake handling and safety awareness course is presented and evaluated by experienced snake handler(s), and designed to provide delegates with a good basic understanding of snake biology, conservation, and snake identification. Our course includes basic first aid for snakebite treatment, CPR and rescue breathing techniques. We cover venomous snake handling skills using snake handling equipment and safe handling techniques, with actual venomous snakes indigenous to your location. 



Snake Handling & Safety Awareness Course (SHSA) at the Emcare Training Academy
Snake Handling & Safety Awareness Course

  • Introduction to Reptiles
  • Snake Diversity
  • Exotic Snakes
  • Endemic Snakes
  • Non-Venomous Snakes
  • Venomous Snakes
  • Snake Bytes & Different Types of Venom
  • Snake Handling Tools
  • Safety Equipment 
  • Snake Conservation

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