Events and Training



The below-mentioned courses/training include multiple paid for options and you are welcome to approach theses service providers directly (see disclaimer below).

Disclaimer for paid for courses and training on this page

  • Within the context of the current water crisis in the Western Cape, the information below is intended to assist private persons and businesses wishing to improve their knowledge on water management systems and/or how to reduce the amount of water they consume. The service providers offering the courses/training listed have not been vetted or accredited by the Western Cape Government, the City of Cape Town and/or GreenCape. This is published for information purposes only and does not in any way represent or constitute an endorsement of any particular supplier, product and/or service by the Western Cape Government, the City of Cape Town and/or GreenCape.
  • The Western Cape Government, the City of Cape Town and GreenCape cannot and do not warrant the accuracy of any information on these courses or training programmes.
  • The Western Cape Government, the City of Cape Town and/or GreenCape shall not under any circumstances be liable for any inconvenience, losses and/or damages suffered by any private person who and/or any private business that relies on the information provided on the courses/training listed below.
  • Please note that any support/workshops etc. provided by the water crisis economic security workstream (including WCG Department of Economic Development and Tourism, GreenCape the City of Cape Town and Wesgro) are free of charge.

If you are aware of any courses/training, please inform us so that we can include them here.

VIDA International Brokerage Event

There is an opportunity for SMEs to receive 100% project funding for demonstration projects of new solutions in the food sector which improve the usage of water and energy to reduce losses and consumption. VIDA – Value added Innovation in food chains is the project aiming to accelerate the implementation of these solutions and has three different funding schemes to support small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) to do so.

There will be a series of webinars to explain the program in more detail for how SMEs can be involved and each will address one of the VIDA Agrofood sector and their challenges (Farming, Breweries, Wineries, Meat industry, fisheries, soy/milk industry, sugar processing industry, among others).

See brochure for event here. (expired) 

The event list for VIDA webinars and brokerage meetings: here.

For more information: here

 9th International Conference on Environment and Climate Change November 18th-19th, 2019 Johannesburg, South Africa 
Theme: Save the only one Earth


Environment and Climate Change conference 2019 is arranged with the theme “Save the Only one Earth” covering a wide extent of critically vital sessions of Environmental Science and Climate Change equally. Environmental Science section will cover all the major and minor topics like ecology, plant science, zoology, mineralogy, oceanology, soil science, geology and physical geography, atmospheric science and more for brief discussion and highlight the solution of environmental problems (Air Pollution, Water Pollution, Soil Pollution, Noise Pollution, Thermal Pollution, Radioactive Pollution, Light Pollution). We will also cover the technology section which plays an important role to maintain a sustainable development the Future Technology, Renewable Energy like Solar Energy, Wind Energy, Wave Energy, Geothermal power, and more

Waste 2019 - Australia

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20th February - Registration and accommodation bookings available online
•10th May - Registration and accommodation bookings close. No late registrations will be accepted
•13-14 May - Technical Tour, Sydney to Coffs Harbour
•14 May - Pre-Conference Workshops, Coffs Harbour
•14-16 May - Waste 2019 Conference, Opal Cove Resort, Coffs Harbour

The Coffs Harbour Waste Conference is the leading conference for the waste management industry in Australia. Attendees will benefit from hearing from leading waste management professionals on the latest developments in the industry, visiting a vast array of exhibitions by national and international companies, and networking with other 'waste experts' during the three social more