Life-changing, Educational Wilderness Programs

Creating guides and guardians of our natural world

Whether you’d like to pursue a career in field guiding or simply spend some time in the bush and connect with nature, EcoTraining can help you gain the relevant qualifications and skills, while providing you with unforgettable wilderness experiences.

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Nelson Mandela



Blog: from the field

How to identify animal tracks
July 20, 2016

Animal track identification is not as easy as one would think. There are a few aspects to take into consideration before making a final conclusion. 

EcoTraining’s AGM: learning business lessons from lions
July 13, 2016

In May, the entire EcoTraining team gathered at our Karongwe camp for our Annual General Meeting. It was to be a radically different and inspirational event with guest motivational speaker Ian Thomas transforming the team into a powerful lion pride.

Walking in the bush: Anything can happen!
July 08, 2016

Knowledge is key, but situational awareness during a walk in a big game area is even more important. During this walk, the group had three amazing encounters but without the necessary skills the game walk could have gone horribly wrong...