Spider & Scorpion Course

Kloofendal Nature Reserve

oin author, conservationist and speaker, Jonathan Leeming for a spider and scorpion course at Kloofendal Nature Reserve , Roodepoort, Gauteng on the 20th January 2018.

This course consists of morning lectures followed by practical field work within Kloofendal Nature Reserve. The course begins at 9am on Saturday 20th January 2018. The course offers a practical look at arachnids through the use of a workbook and fieldwork.

The course focuses upon spiders and scorpions and includes the following:

  • Anatomy.
  • Identification.
  • Venom.
  • Life history.
  • Adaptations.
  • Behaviour.
  • Courtship.
  • Reproduction.
  • Prey capture.
  • Habitat.
  • Medical Importance

Kloofendal Nature Reserve is located in Roodepoort, Gauteng. For more activities at Kloofendal visit the Friends of Kloofendal Webpage.

What is provided

  • Tea, coffee and biscuits.
  • Workbook and training material.
  • Field work equipment.
  • Lectures and certificate.

What is not included

  • Lunch and drinks.
  • Personal items.


Cost And Bookings

Cost is R850 per person. Terms and conditions, and payment details will be sent when the booking request is received. Please send booking requests to [email protected] 


CPD Credits