Southern African Wildlife College Short Courses Offered

The following is a list of short courses offered by the Southern African Wildlife College (SAWC) in South Africa:


  • Biodiversity and Conservation Management
  • Climate Change and Conservation
  • Community-Based Natural Resource Management
  • Conservation Education and Awareness
  • Conservation Research and Monitoring
  • Protected Area Management
  • Responsible Resource Use

Field Ranger Training

  • Field Ranger Competency Assessment
  • Field Ranger Development Programme
  • Field Ranger Leadership and Management
  • Field Ranger Refresher Course
  • Field Ranger Specialised Training

Responsible Resource Management

  • Environmental Impact Assessment
  • Natural Resource Economics
  • Natural Resource Governance
  • Responsible Tourism
  • Sustainable Development

Youth Development

  • Conservation Bridging Programme
  • Junior Field Ranger Programme
  • Youth Conservation Leadership Programme

Other Courses

  • FGASA Apprentice Field Guide Theory
  • LSA/PPL Aviation Theory Course

The SAWC also offers customised conservation courses, which can be tailored to the specific needs of an organisation or group.