Hands on Wildlife’s Snake Awareness Course provides participants with an understanding of the venomous and non-venomous snakes that may be found in their region. The course will cover the following topics:
Duration: 1-2 hours
Often staff that are sent to work in remote areas are not familiar with some of the dangers and threats posed by the local wildlife. The Dangerous Wildlife Orientation Course will introduce participants to some of Australia’s most dangerous animals, including snakes, crocodiles, scorpions, and centipedes. The course will be location specific and will teach staff how to work and live safely around these animals. Course content includes:
Duration: 4 hours
Instructed by Dan Bamblett, who has over 20 years of professional experience working with snakes, the course is taught in a relaxed and entertaining manner.
Participants will be able to observe the natural behaviours live animals throughout the course and if they are brave enough they will be able to touch and hold some of the friendly animals as well.
Staff will leave with a better understanding of when, where, why, they may encounter dangerous wildlife in their area; and they will leave equipped with the tools and information required to stay safe if they do encounter snakes on the work site.