Face-to-Face courses

The courses below are, from time to time, advertised and presented at selected venues. For course notifications please complete and submit the form at the end of this page. These courses can also be presented to groups on invitation. Please contact us for more information in this regard.


This 5-day accredited course aims to train the learner on the important principles and practices needed to ensure good and sustainable veld management. Modules include an introduction to veld management, the natural resources used during veld management, important ecological processes, and principles and all the practices involved during veld management. All people directly or indirectly involved in veld and land management will benefit from this course.
Learners who complete this course will receive credit-bearing certificates under the jurisdiction of AgriSETA. This course is an NQF level 4 course and the minimum required qualification to enroll in grade 11. The course is based on the SAQA unit standard titled “Implement a natural resource
management plan”.


This 3-day course is aimed at people who want to learn how to identify grasses or expand on their current grass species knowledge. During this course, you will learn how to identify new grasses and the ecological importance of each grass. The course includes mainly practical training. Enough repetition is included to assist in consolidating your new knowledge. During practical training sweetveld and sourveld areas are visited. You are allowed to take grass samples for later reference.
The book Guide to grasses of Southern Africa (van Oudtshoorn) is used as a handbook. Certificates of attendance are awarded after completion.

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Africa Land-Use Training

Welcome to the website for Africa Land-Use Training. We offer a range of short courses and accredited skills programmers. We are fully accredited with AgriSETA. Our vision is to significantly contribute to sustainable land management in Africa by providing excellent quality training and extension services. Our courses include, among others, Land (veld) management, grass identification and farm planning. See our list of courses and other services on the tab menu.

Contact Info

Modimolle Limpopo,0510,South Africa
Office: +27 71 866 1331
Frits van Oudtshoorn:
+27 78 228 0008

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