Venomous Snake Handling & Relocation Course
(Dept of Environment & Heritage Protection )
28 & 29 January 2017
Emergency Risk Management offers a course like none other and has a reputation for safety first
Our staff are highly qualified in all aspects of training, Work Place Health & Safety, Spotter Catcher Serviced working with major companies, museums and emergency services also abiding by all department of Environment and Protection Heritage (DEPH) requirements.
Emergency Risk Management Venomous Snake Handling Course may assist the participant in obtaining work within the mining industry for spotter catcher work or applying for a damage mitigation permit (DMP).
ERMQ is the only snake training company that can offer a nationally accredited First Aid Course and Qld White Card Construction for working within any industry. This is incorporated as part of the snake handling qualifications.
ERMQ train with a large variety of venomous and non venomous reptiles which include Brown Snakes, Black Snakes, Taipans, Tigers, Death Adders and others.
Our trainers teach no contact approach and use the best equipment available.
Emergency Risk Management Qld is fully licensed and holds public liability and professional indemnity insurance and permits for recreational, demonstrators, damage mitigation, rehabilitation (spotter catcher endorsed) and are animal ethics approved.
Upon successful completion of ERMQ Venomous Snake Handling Course each participant is awarded;
- Nationally Accredited First Aid Certificate
- Venomous Snake Handling Certificate
- written reference
Venomous Snake Relocation Course is fully catered for including morning tea, lunch & afternoon tea refreshments offered during the duration of course. Course participants receive course folder which include literature used during venomous snake relocation course, pocket guides of snakes of South East Qld & Spiders of South East Qld published by Qld Museum.
Emergency Risk Management Qld holds venomous snake handling & relocation courses on the Sunshine Coast. We also travel anywhere within Qld and train at your facility.
ERMQ also offer other courses which may assist your companies needs which include venomous and non venomous snake awareness, snake and insect awareness and first aid. Course duration for venomous snake handling & relocation consist training over two days involving written and practical assessments.
Pre requisites for course are 18 + and PPE to be worn.
Topics covered in Venomous Snake Handling Course
- Course Overview
- Snake Anatomy
- Snakes General Overview
- Damage Mitigation Requirements
- Qualifications & Guidelines
- Snake Identification
- Why do we milk snakes
- Personal Protection Equipment
- First Aid Techniques
- Equipment Required
- Assessments Written, Scenarios & Practical
Emergency Risk Management Qld offers this Course throughout all of Queensland.