Are you a qualified environmental scientist, but finding it difficult to find work due to lack of experience in the field? Then the Gondwana Associates Program may be just the thing for you. Our Associates Program provides additional training and opportunities for environmental consultants who are looking to grow their career and receive a consistent flow of work and payment for their services.

What is the Gondwana Associates Program?

 The Associates Program has been developed by Gondwana Environmental Solutions to provide newly qualified environmental scientists with the opportunity to develop their skills, gain valuable market experience and work opportunities. At the same time, Gondwana benefits from having a pool of talented young industry professionals that they can outsource work to and that they can rely on to provide excellent service. Associates are provided with industry related training that is often not included as part of their studies, such as basic project management, proposal writing and budgeting.

How do Gondwana Associates benefit?

 The primary objective of the Gondwana Associates Program is to provide work opportunities for environmental graduates. Individuals who are accepted into the program are listed on the Gondwana website as associates, receive on-going work from Gondwana and benefit from the strength of the Gondwana brand to secure jobs. Associates also receive support from the Gondwana team in preparing quotes, as well as guaranteed, reliable payment for work completed.

How do I become a Gondwana Associate?

 Interested environmental graduates need to sign up for the Gondwana Associate Training Program. This 3-day intensive program costs R5 000 and covers the following areas:

  • Proposal writing
  • Tendering process
  • Networking with businesses
  • LinkedIn networking
  • Basic project management
  • Marketing basic
  • Report writing
  • Budgeting and quoting
  • Project administration
  • Credibility
  • Gondwana’s ways of working
  • What sets Gondwana apart

After completing this training program, candidates who wish to become Gondwana Associates are assessed, and if suitable are accepted into the Associates Program.

If you are interested in applying for our training program and becoming a Gondwana Associate, please do not hesitate to contact us today for further information.