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

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

Water Quality Monitoring and Management Training (CBSS)

25 Jun 2024 08:00 - 27 Jun 2024 16:00
Oppiehoek Guesthouse, 196 Blake Street, Riviera, Pretoria
Training course
  • Water governance
Water Quality Monitoring for Better Water Management Course: New course developed in collaboration with Nelda Smith from Pretoria University. Registration closes 4 June 2024. Last date for Early…

Drilling Supervision Course – Practical field demonstration (IGS,GWD)

04 Jul 2024 08:00 - 06 Jul 2024 16:00
University of the Free State Campus
Training course
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…

Water Governance Training Course (CBSS)

23 Jul 2024 08:00 - 25 Jul 2024 16:00
Durban, KwaZulu-Natal
Training course
  • groundwater governance
  • WUL
  • waste management
Registration closes 2 July 2024
Last date for Early Bird Discount payment – 11 June 2024

Latest News

21 May 2024
National Hub
  • Managed aquifer recharge
  • Atlantis Aquifer
  • Langebaan Road Aquifer Systemaquifer systems
GWD Webinar Series: 01 Introducing MARSA Project (GWD, Danida) The MARSA project is a Danida funded project looking at Managed Aquifer Re
11 Apr 2024
National Hub
  • Staff Vacancy
The following positions became available at
20 Mar 2024
National Hub
  • borehole pump operator
  • qualification
EWSETA informed on its new Borehole Pump Operator qualification that was successfully registered at SAQA. The next step will be accreditat

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Why join GWD

Certificate of membership at a SACNASP recognised body.

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Discounted rates or full sponsorship for GWD seminars, conferences and other events.

Updates on GWD sector news & members' doings and goings

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.

Sector Partners / Associations

Groundwater Kids Foundation

Promoting and supporting groundwater educational practices and outreaches in schools throughout the SADC region.
This registered NPO are…

SANBWA

The South African National Bottled Water Association (SANBWA) is a voluntary association of bottlers whose primary concern is the health, safety and…

SADC-GMI

SADC-GMI Vision: "To be a Centre of Excellence in promoting equitable and sustainable groundwater management in the SADC Region.

Grondwater Project

The mission of The Groundwater Project is to provide accessible, engaging, high-quality, educational materials, free-of-charge online in many…

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Polls

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

Tapwater
57% (4 votes)
Bottled water
14% (1 vote)
Own filtered water
14% (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
14% (1 vote)
Total votes: 7