Terra Firma Academy. Accredited green career training.

IEMA Accredited Training Centre
SETA Accredited,
CPD Validated and
SAFMA Endorsed Courses

* Terra Firma Academy is a SAIEE recognised Preferred Training Provider under registration no. PTPS-1011-8/2017-SAIEE
– IEMA ACCREDITED training Centre: https://www.iema.net

We have trained over 3000 people in over 160 companies in Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban.

Who we’ve trained

I attended the Residential Eco Consultant  and the Energy Efficiency Management course.Both courses were extremely insightful. The facilitators were knowledgeable, approachable and engaging. I really must commend Martina who regularly updated throughout the accreditation process. I will definitely be back to attend more course.

Nobantu MothibiOkano Energy Solutions (Pty) Ltd

I really did enjoy the course and looking forward to implementing what I learned.

Bianca GichangiKenya Electricity Generating Company Ltd

I thoroughly enjoyed attending the Carbon Footprint Analyst course. The course was very informative – and the content was easy to understand even though I am from a finance background. The facilitator is very helpful, and very skilled – she is a great course instructor.

Maximino GuisijanTravel with Flair (Pty) Ltd

This Solar PV Installation course is the best course that I have been on in a long time. Very well presented and the instructor knows what he is talking about.

Adrian DelportEHL Consulting Engineers

The Water Efficiency Management course was wonderful! It was a good learning experience, very eye opening. The facilitator was brilliant. I would like to thank your whole team for the hospitality shown and for hosting a very well run and professional course.

Therence Mohale

I have really enjoyed the course. The course has helped me to become competent in calculating a carbon footprint. The course facilitator was also technical knowledgeable

Sollies BommotseCarbon Footprint Analyst

I found the courses extremely insightful and the knowledge gained invaluable with regards understanding the importance of each individuals’ contribution to sustainable environmental practices.

Seelan Arumogam

Brilliant. Really well presented very clear info. We are coming away from this with a written installation manual that will save us a lot of time and money on not making mistakes.

Nick Ladd

This Justin Dekker guy is really good in what he does – big thumbs up to him

Theunis MalanAruze Gaming Africa

By far the best course I have attended in a long time, everything was great. Thanks a mil for setting everything up and assisting me. Will definitely use you guys in the future.

Brendan SeamanSales Manager, Totally Solar

The Solar PV course was awesome, I really enjoyed it. The facilitator knew his subject and was approachable. I am looking forward to applying the new skills learned.

Yolande VisagieCAD Designer, Master Power Technologies

I can recommend the Solar PV Feasibility Assessment – Commercial course for anyone interested in PV.

Adrian DelportEHL Consulting Engineers PTY (LTD)

The Solar PV Feasibility Assessment course was fantastic, very informative and I really enjoyed the simulation. Thanks a lot.

Krushayev MoodleyFacultative Underwriter, Munich Re

I immensely enjoyed the Energy Management Fundamentals course. It was a great learning experience and I am really looking forward to doing more of your courses.

Itumeleng SeitishoPrivate student

The Water Efficiency Management & Energy Management Fundamentals have broadened my knowledge and given us the edge in optimising facilities and providing proper advice. I like the fact that both courses focus on fundamentals and basics and the knowledge learned can be applied in varying fields of industry.

Thuto MosholiBusiness Development, Tshegofentse Facilities & Engineering

The Energy Efficiency Management course was excellent in every way and has inspired me in many ways. Thank you to you and your team for giving us your time.

John ArrowsmithCEO, Arrowsmith & Co

The Energy Efficiency Management course is very well presented and the instructor knows what he is talking about.

Adrian DelportEHL Consulting Engineers PTY (LTD)

Thank you for the additional spread sheets. The course was very insightful. It had the right blend of theory and practical examples.

Viresh HusrathSales Engineer, Siemens

The Energy Efficiency Management course has given me the knowledge and insight to guide and steer committees working on energy efficiency projects.

Nivann GovindasamyCSI and sustainability, Neotel

An overall good course. I would recommend it to anybody keen to learn new skills in the field of water efficiency.

Bianca LatchmanIndustrial Energy Efficiency Project, CSIR

Thank you for all your help on the water footprint training. It was truly one of the most practical and enjoyable courses I have done in years.

Zakhiya RehmanGroup Sustainability Manager, MTN

Many thanks for a practical and enjoyable course! It has given me a lot of food for thought and I came away feeling fired up to strategize. The facilitator was very knowledgeable and approachable. I would recommend this course to anybody interested in the subject.

Caren TarrSustainability Administrator, Chep

I now have a better understanding of the process behind developing an environmental policy & strategy for a corporate company. The course was well worth my time & money and I look forward to putting into practice what I’ve learnt.

Louise DowieEnvironmental Scientist, WESSA

I attended the Environmental Strategy course facilitated by Dave Bonellie, who was very knowledgeable and approachable. The course brings light into the complex development of a comprehensive, realistic and feasible corporate Environmental Strategy. It offers a tool, which can be applied to any strategy development.

Mahomed BanooEHS Manager, Cell C

I attended the Energy Efficiency Management course through the NBI EELN programme. It was very enjoyable and of perfect duration. The facilitator knew his subject and I would definitely recommend it to others.

Shepherd NkosiEnergy Manager, Transnet Port Terminals – HQ

I would just like to thank Terra Firma for a great Measurement and Verification course, this was possibly the best course that I have done.

Steve HearderProduct Development Officer, Eskom

Great course which was well presented. Group discussions were insightful and the lecturer knew her subject very well.

Lebogang MalatsiEnvironmental Reporting Dept, Tiger Brands

Don’t waste time. Do the course and gain very valuable knowledge about energy efficiency.

Peter HarrisEx-Head of Sustainability, AFGRI

The Carbon Footprint Analyst course was one of the best courses I have ever attended. The course was really practical and after the course you should be able to apply what was learnt. The lecturer also shared his knowledge and experience that he picked up while working in the field which added extra weight to the course material.

Karlien de BruinGraySwan Investments

I thoroughly enjoyed the course. The facilitator was very knowledgeable and approachable. I would recommend this course to anybody interested in the subject.

Isabella DalyEnvironmental Manager, Canon SA


Terra Firma Academy courses are developed by the experts at Terra Firma Solutions.

Terra Firma Solutions is a leading energy engineering solution provider who deliver a start-to-end solution, beginning with strategy development, leading to project implementation, support and maintenance.

  • Solar PV
  • Energy Efficiency
  • Carbon Measurement and Management
  • Sustainability Strategies
  • Energy Usage Monitoring & Management Software
  • Voltage Optimisation Technology
  • Project Financial Solutions

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