Events and Training | 110% Green



The below-mentioned courses/training includes multiple paid-for options and you are welcome to approach these 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.

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We are just two weeks away from one of the most important Energy, Water and Waste engagement session for this year. We will be covering carbon neutral commitments, how to design carbon neutral buildings from the ground up, review spatial planning examples that optimise resource efficiency and look at precincts and portfolios that are going green. Following the forum meeting will be a short workshop on Cape Town’s climate action and how businesses can thrive in a carbon neutral future.. We will unpack, the challenges and opportunities as well as how companies can be part of this journey. There is no charge for attendance, but seats are limited.

To view programme click here to download

Venue:  West Presentation Room, Old Mutual Head Office, Pinelands.

View directions to the venue

Time:  08:30 for 09:00 - 13:30 followed by the operational workshop 13:30 - 15:30

RSVP: Book online by Tuesday, 25 February 2020 if you would like to attend this event


For more info contact Pholela Mcata at 021 400-1092 or

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During 2019, our Water Governance Training Courses (qualify for 3 CPD-points, which can be claimed through WISA, SACNASP and ECSA), were extremely popular, and delegates said it was among the best training they have ever attended in the water sector. We have therefore scheduled more dates for 2020, at additional venues, as follows:

  • Registration closes 25 February 2020
  • Only SEVEN (7) seats still available
  • Registration closes 3 March 2020
  • Early bird payment before 11 February 2020
  • Registration closes 20 April 2020
  • Early bird payment before 31 March 2020
  • Registration closes 23 June 2020
  • Early bird payment before 15 June 2020

Course costs differ, depending on the city, and can be found here.
Discounts are available for Early Bird payments, bona fide students, WISA members, and group registrations.

Registration is on a first-come first-serve basis, seating is limited to 25 delegates per course. If you would like secure your seat, please complete our registration form without delay..  Also please distribute this notice to your colleagues who may benefit from attending this course.
Register today

SA INNOVATION SUMMIT 16 - 18 September 2020, CAPE TOWN
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2020 sees our team in pursuit of JOY! We will blissfully start new ideas and implement new solutions to solve Africa’s greatest challenges. We do this through connecting and growing scalable enterprises across South Africa and the continent. Once a year we convene the early stage start-ups, smme's, investors and the market that scales them at the SA Innovation Summit to connect all across more

Get on board! Help us change the narrative from Africa to the World! Showcase, Connect, Inspire and Grow this talent with us by running a competition, showcasing your top talent, sharing your expertise, sponsoring a start-up or buying your Super Saver ticket. We HAVE to do this with you. The work is too much! You are invited. Have fun with us.

Cape Town Biodegradable Fest
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This competition aims to acknowledge products that are made from recycled materials, thereby encouraging brand owners, retailers and industrial designers to consider recycled plastics as a material of choice

The Awards event will be hosted on 4 November 2019, 18h00 for 18h30, at Workshop 17, V&A Waterfront, Cape Town.

Programme of activities include:

  • Pre-drinks with networking and entrant exhibition (Workshop 17)
  • Awards ceremony (Workshop 17)
  • Dinner with entertainment* (Cape Town Comedy Club)

*Including a 60 min show - MC: Mel Jones and Comedy Line-up: Khanyiso Kenqa, Yaaseen Barnes, Phil de Lange, Lindy Johnson, Lungelo Ndlovu Headliner: Mel Jones, Carl Weber, Tracy Klass, KG, Schalk Bezuidenhout, Dalin Oliver)


October 2019


The National Cleaner Production Centre of South Africa (NCPC-SA) will be hosting a series of one-day Finance and Training workshops for SMEs to raise awareness of funding mechanisms that promote mainstreaming of resource-efficient and cleaner production (RECP) in their enterprises.  

Benefits of attending the workshop will include:

·         Awareness of funding mechanisms for RECP initiatives

·         Training to improve applications for financing

·         Technical support to SMEs in developing bankable projects

·         An opportunity to engage with banks and funding institutions at the workshop

For more information on training dates and venues, click here.





Water Conservation is becoming one of the most important issues facing the world and the provision of safe drinking water, taken for granted in most developed countries; is clearly a luxury in many parts of the developing world. The challenge of providing safe drinking water to everyone around the globe is unlikely to be achieved in the near future, however, it is possible to maximise the benefit of the available water resources by ensuring that all water is used effectively and leakage from the distribution systems is reduced where possible. Water Conservation is, therefore, one of the key focus areas worldwide and is one of the specialist services offered by Ian and Mike Consulting. Access to clean water is one of the critical environmental issues of the 21st century. Obtain an understanding of water management and conservation with practical knowledge and skills as well as an insight into water recycling and industrial applications.

Course description

This course provides Water Service Institutions with the knowledge, skills and on-going support to:

  • Achieve a reduction in real water losses by applying water balances and related intervention methods.
  • Achieve and then maintain “No-Drop” Status through a partnership.
  • Maintain the water quality within the reticulation system by applying accepted reticulation system repair and maintenance methods.
  • Explain the importance of water in the world and the reasons for its sustainable conservation and management.
  • Explain the importance of water conservation and methods to save water at the workplace.
  • Explain the importance of water conservation and methods to save water at home.
  • Explain water flow and quality control.
  • Explain water audits and water management plans.
  • Explain the importance of water conservation and methods to save water in Horticulture.
  • Explain the importance of water conservation and methods to save water in Agriculture.
  • Explain the importance of water conservation and methods to save water in the Services Industry.
  • Explain the importance of water conservation and methods to save water in the Health Industry and allied services.
  • Explain the importance of water conservation and methods to save water in other occupations.
  • Explain water sanitation and wastewater treatment methods and the difference between water reuse and recycling.


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Course information

1 & 2-day and expert (EnMS & RECP) training courses 
Register during the month of August for all courses scheduled until 31 March 2020 to qualify for the complimentary seat

Pretoria, Cape Town, Durban and Port Elizabeth

To sign up for our special offer, women must complete the pre-registration form on the NCPC-SA
website and select the training courses they are interested in. All women who register will receive communication on the scheduled dates and venues.

Training courses benefit people with an academic background in engineering, natural and environmental sciences.

For more information on this course, click here. 

9th International Conference on Environment and Climate Change

November 18th-19th, 2019

Johannesburg, South Africa


ME Conference warmly welcome each one of the individuals over the globe to take part in the International Conference on Environment and Climate (Climate Change Congress 2019) during November 18th-19th, 2019 in Johannesburg, South Africa which incorporates keynote speeches, Oral talks, Poster presentations and opportunity for B2B meetings on the most recent improvements in the field of Environmental Science, Ecology, Climatology, Renewable Energy, Trade and Policies, Risk, Pollution Control, Mitigation Natural Resources and many more... by specialists from both Scholastic and Commerce foundation.

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.

For more information click here.