Academy

- Our Courses

We cater to all aquaponics enthusiasts and base our training and courses on your needs. From introductory courses to large-scale aquaponics food production, we have you covered.

We offer regular courses held both onsite at our farm as well as at various locations around South Africa. All content is based off 11 years of practical experimentation and real-life examples customised for conditions in Johannesburg. Some of the content covered during a regular course:

- Online Aquaponics Courses

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Our 5 and 12 day online aquaponics course will take you deep into the life of an aquaponics farmer and what it takes to get started. We cover everything from understanding the science behind aquaponics to complete system design.

- Aquaponics Design Course (3 days)

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This course is spread out over 3 days. The goal of the course is to ensure you understand all the theory, get to put it to practice by building a system and then learn how to run it like a pro. The highlight of the course is getting to use all the tools to build you own bell siphons, solid lift outlets, float rafts and complete system! The food and coffee is fantastic, and you even get to harvest your own full lunch.

  • Day 1 – Introduction to Aquaponics
  • Day 2 – Commercial Designs & Build Your Own System
  • Day 3 – Running and Aquaponics System

- Aquaponics Commercial Course (12 days)

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Running a successful aquaponics business is much more than the reading a text book or listening to a lecture – at the end of the day it is about making a profit. This is our most comprehensive and hands on training course yet and designed for farmers that want to go commercial!  Packed into 12 intense days, this course is ideal for both owners and supervisors.

  • Days 1 to 3 – Practical Design Course
  • Days 4 to 8 – Advanced Theory & Processes
  • Days 9 to 12 – Economics of Aquaponics

- Hydroponics Master Class (2 days)

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19 March 2021
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Taking place at one of South Africas largest hydroponics farms, Jomo Joco (5 hectares) we will spend two days mastering what it takes to do successful hydroponics. Whether you are an aquaponic or hydroponic farmer this course will help you become a better farmer! Don’t miss this opportunity to learn what it takes to drive the engine behind our major retailers.

Space is strictly limited – so book now!

Includes:-

  • -Lunch
  • -Full farm tour
  • -Packhouse tour
  • -Hydroponics manual

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