Groundskeeping Safety: Dealing With Bugs & Critters

Insects may be small, but they can cause serious and even fatal consequences. This course, designed especially for public works employees, utility workers, government employees, grounds maintenance personnel and other outdoor workers, provides essential information for their protection and general safety. It outlines measures to prevent West Nile Virus, explains basic PPE, cites the dangers from snakes, wasps, bees, fire ants and illustrates crucial first-aid principles.

Buzzing, Biting and Stinging Insects

  • Mosquitoes, Bees and Wasps
  • Fire Ants and Ticks
  • Spiders and Caterpillars

Creeping, Crawling and Venomous Critters

  • Venomous Snakes
  • Rodents and Hantaviruses

Basic First Aid For Stings and Bites

  • First Aid for Insect Stings
  • First Aid for Snake Bites

To learn more about our interactive online courseware, visit our DSS eLearning homepage or schedule a free online demonstration.

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