First Aid Courses

Audience

This course contains the most factual information currently available on medically important spiders and scorpions. It's designed to equip participants with the knowledge and understanding that when a spider or scorpion medical emergency occurs, it can be dealt with effectively and quickly.

It covers identification characteristics, symptoms, recommended first aid treatment. It also answers the questions of when self-medication is an option, or when professional medical assistance is required.

No prior knowledge of spiders or scorpions is necessary.

Introduction: Spiders and scorpion pose a serious health threat in many places around the world. Bites and stings from these creatures cost millions of dollars each year in the form of emergency evacuations, medical treatment and lost production.

It is vital to understand and treat a spider bite or scorpions sting before an emergency occurs. This is especially true if you have medical staff on-site, or your area of operation is far from a major medical facility. The First aid for spider bites and scorpion stings course is aimed at medics and first aid personnel who must deal with spider and scorpion related injuries.

Duration is half day and includes a presentation, first aid guide and workbook. The course is presented in English.

Creepy Crawly Walk

9am to 11am, 18th September 2021. Join Jonathan Leeming on a morning walk at Kloofendal Nature Reserve during which, participants will be introduced to some of the creepy crawlies that inhabit the reserve. All animals are released back into where they came from. This popular event teaches conservation and respect for all creatures. Essential understanding for nurturing the next generation, who will inherit the future.
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Biomimicry Walk

1pm to 3pm, 18th September 2021, Kloofendal Nature Reserve. The miracle of nature is that whenever there has been a challenge, there is an organism that has found a way to conquer it. Join Jonathan Leeming on a practical exploration of the environment to discover inspiration that will help us solve the challenges of our time. Join Jonathan Leeming on a practical exploration of the environment to discover inspiration that will help us solve the challenges of our time.
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Creepy Crawly Night Walk

6pm to 8pm, 8th October 2021, Kloofendal Nature Reserve. Join Jonathan Leeming on a night time exploration in search of animals that creepy and crawl. This family event is both fun and educating. Creepy Crawly Night Walks are held during the warmer months of the year. Please remember to book early.
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Creepy Crawly Walk

8am to 10am, 9th October 2021, join Jonathan Leeming on a morning walk at Kloofendal Nature Reserve during which, participants will be introduced to some of the creepy crawlies that inhabit the reserve. All animals are released back into where they came from. This popular event teaches conservation and respect for all creatures. Essential understanding for nurturing the next generation, who will inherit the future.
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Biomimicry Walk

1pm to 3pm, 9th October 2021, Kloofendal Nature Reserve. The miracle of nature is that whenever there has been a challenge, there is an organism that has found a way to conquer it. Join Jonathan Leeming on a practical exploration of the environment to discover inspiration that will help us solve the challenges of our time. Join Jonathan Leeming on a practical exploration of the environment to discover inspiration that will help us solve the challenges of our time.
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Creepy Crawly Walk

8am to 10am, 6th November, Kloofendal Nature Reserve. Join Jonathan Leeming on a morning walk at Kloofendal Nature Reserve during which, participants will be introduced to some of the creepy crawlies that inhabit the reserve. All animals are released back into where they came from. This popular event teaches conservation and respect for all creatures. Essential understanding for nurturing the next generation, who will inherit the future.
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Biomimicry Walk

1pm to 3pm, 6th November 2021, Kloofendal Nature Reserve. The miracle of nature is that whenever there has been a challenge, there is an organism that has found a way to conquer it. Join Jonathan Leeming on a practical exploration of the environment to discover inspiration that will help us solve the challenges of our time.
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Essential Spider Bite First Response Seminar

9am to 11am, 7th November 2021. Kloofendal Nature Reserve. This 2 hour Essential Spider Bite First Response Seminar provides a structured framework that will greatly reduce the risk of being bitten by a spider, and provide the ability to create the best possible outcome, should a spider bite occur in both humans and pets. Presented by Jonathan Leeming.
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Essential Scorpion Sting First Response Seminar

1pm to 3pm, 7th November 2021. Kloofendal Nature Reserve. This 2 hour Essential Scorpion Sting First Response Seminar provides a structured framework that will greatly reduce the risk of being stung by a scorpion, and provide the ability to create the best possible outcome, should a scorpion sting occur in both humans and pets. Presented by Jonathan Leeming.
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Spider & Scorpion Short Course

This short-course consists of a 2 hour practical training session, workbook and training notes, writing equipment and certificate. Presented by Jonathan Leeming.
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