Includes first aid information, snake identification features, snake removals information, free information posters, and more.
Part 1 - Harmless Species
Part 2 - Non-venomous Species with a Painful Bite
Part 3 - Mildly Venomous Species
- Introduction to Mildly Venomous Species
- Centipede-eaters and Burrowing Snakes
- Tiger Snakes
- Heralds and Tree Snakes
- Sand and Grass Snakes
- Skaapstekers, Reed, and Mountain Snakes
- Bark and Keeled Snakes
- Quill-snouted Snakes
- Beaked Snakes
- Beginners Guide to Snake ID (SA) – Mildly Venomous Species – Quiz
Part 4 - Venomous Species
Part 5 - Highly Venomous Species
For additional details on the species covered in this course, you can view the free Snake Profiles on the African Snakebite Institute website.
Johan Marais’ book – The Complete Guide to the Snakes of Southern Africa – is available for online purchase in English here, or in Afrikaans here.
Lastly, the free ASI Snakes mobile app for Android and iOS lists Snake Profiles, First Aid Information, and contact details for Snake Rescuers throughout Southern Africa.