Ground Water Division of GSSA

Professionals for the responsible management and development of groundwater

Membership

Our members specialize and practice in groundwater specific fields, have a recognised qualification and are professionally registered by SACNASP.

Scientific Information

All our Professional Membership subscribe to both GSSA and SACNASP Code of Conduct

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Ground Water Division of GSSA

Professionals for the responsible management and development of groundwater

Membership

Our members specialize and practice in groundwater specific fields, have a recognised qualification and are professionally registered by SACNASP.

Scientific Information

All our Professional Membership subscribe to both GSSA and SACNASP Code of Conduct

Featured event

Upcoming events

Drilling Supervision – Practical field demonstration (IGS,GWD)

14 Jul 2022 08:00 - 15 Jul 2022 16:00
University of the Free State Campus
Training course
  • field work, field demo
The Short Learning Programme, designed for all professionals within the groundwater industry, aims to provide hands-on experience and theoretical background for site selection, drilling, drilling…

Drilling to Augment Urban Water Supply – A Case Study of the Cape Flats and Table Mountain Group Aquifers by Umvoto Africa (TDI)

27 Jul 2022 16:00 - 27 Jul 2022 17:30
Online
Webinar
  • urban water supply
Umvoto Africa (Pty) Ltd case study projects
Winning Award Wells / Drilling Project of the year

Integrated Environmental Management Course (SE Solutions)

28 Jul 2022 08:00 - 29 Jul 2022 16:00
University of the Free State (Venue: Equitas Building), Bloemfontein
Training course
  • IWRM
  • Environmental management
Register today for this outstanding Integrated Environmental Management course which has been validated by EAPASA and earn two (2) CPD credits.

Water Governance Training Course – Pretoria (CBSS)

16 Aug 2022 08:00 - 18 Aug 2022 16:00
Oppiehoek Guesthouse, 196 Blake Street, Riviera, Pretoria
Training course
  • Water governance
CBSS will be presenting their popular three-day Water Governance and water use license application (WULA) Training Course, in association with the Water Institute of South Africa (WISA).

Water Quality Monitoring and Management Training (CBSS, AQUATICO)

06 Sep 2022 08:00 - 08 Sep 2022 16:00
Oppiehoek Guesthouse, 196 Blake Street, Riviera, Pretoria
Training course
  • Water governance
This New Accredited Training course in Water Quality Monitoring and Management which will be presented in-person for the 1st time in Gauteng.

Drilling methods & techniques in resource exploration (GSSA, Colin Rice)

13 Sep 2022 08:00 - 04 Oct 2022 16:00
Online/ Onsite as advised
Training course
  • Drilling
Presented online with weekly virtual sessions.
2 SACNASP CPD POINTS / 16 GSSA CPD POINTS

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28 Jun 2022
National Hub
  • groundwater research
  • Young Professionals
10 Jun 2022
National Hub
  • data management
  • consultancy
  • groundwater governance
06 May 2022
National Hub
  • SANS standards
SANS 241-1 and SANS 241-2 were under review with the intention to merge the two standards in to one standard which wil

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Access to speakers' lectures. Access to a network.

Opportunity to vote for the GWD Chair and Executive Committee and attendance at the yearly AGM meetings.

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When you pour a drink, which do you fill up on?

Tapwater
50% (2 votes)
Bottled water
0% (0 votes)
Own filtered water
25% (1 vote)
From a pipe/tank/reservoir
0% (0 votes)
Boiled/ treated riverwater
0% (0 votes)
Rainwater/ captured pools
0% (0 votes)
I rarely drink only water
0% (0 votes)
Other options please
25% (1 vote)
Total votes: 4