Health And First Aid Course: Wildlife Safety
The Health and Wildlife, Insects and Snakes module will inform students about animal life near the rig and will teach students how wildlife should be treated safely and handled correctly. The module will present an overview of possible wildlife encounters around the jobsite, including those that may occur when on an offshore installation, and will go on to describe how one should deal with these encounters in a safe and responsible way. Furthermore, the module describes safety precautions for working in environments with insects and snakes.
This course covers certain types of hazards that are present in the oil and gas production workplace, as well as the difficulties of transporting hazardous materials. We also cover general health and first aid, and the responsibilities of those in the workplace regarding industrial hygiene, bloodborne pathogens, and planning for emergencies.