Biogas Systems Optimisation

The Biogas End User course is aimed at developers of small-scale biogas projects, including farmers that focus on animal husbandry or intensive horticulture, commercial and public businesses, eco-industrial parks, etc.

The end user course is a higher level learning workshop and will cover topics such as:

  • Overview of Biochemistry and raw materials in the biogas field
  • Potential usage of biogas
  • Circular economy aspects
  • Biogas project development
  • Health, safety and environmental aspects
  • Biogas plant operations

The Biogas Expert Course will have 4 distinct modules, over a period of 9 – 12 Months.

Module 1: Classroom-based teaching (4 days)
Module 2: Practical, on-site, training and demonstration (2 days)
Module 3: Candidate practical project development (6 months with mentoring)
Module 4:  Project funding and proposal (1 day)

Successful completion of the Biogas End User course is the minimum criteria for application to the Expert Course. Please contact our skills development team for additional criteria and application information for our expert courses.

Upcoming courses

Biogas End User Training

Biogas Expert Level Training

CPD Accreditation

All NCPC-SA courses are accredited by ECSA and CPD letters will be issued to candidates that attend all sessions of a particular course. Attendance will be monitored via the video function of the on-line training platform.


Candidates will have an option to write a test at the end of the training. The test is not compulsory, however, NCPC-SA certificates of competence will only be issued to candidates who pass the test with a minimum score of 70%.

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