Wildlife and nature guide experts
Your EcoTraining team
Our field and nature guide instructors have a combined 150 years of experience, making them some of the most skilled in the business.
We’re a team, passionate about wildlife conservation, ready and willing to share our experiences with the next generation of nature and field guides.
The alphas and the leaders of the pack who make the EcoTraining experience unforgettable.
Alex van den Heever
Director and Chairman of the Board
The EcoTraining team
The team behind the scenes
General Manager – Nelspruit
Sales & Product Development Manager
Bookings and Enquiries
Bush Bus Guide
General Manager – EcoTraining Camps
Marketing Assistant & E-Learning Coordinator
Media and Filming
The camp team
Our on-the-ground team, leading all nature guides and guardians around our pristine camps.
Our experienced instructors are experts in their fields.
Jacques van Wyk
Jon-Jon van Zyl
Start your wildlife career
Want to become a field or nature guide? Explore our immersive courses and training programmes for professional safari guides and guardians of nature, taught and led by experts in the industry.
EcoTraining offers career and accredited courses, wildlife enthusiast courses, gap year programmes and customised group travel courses.
Join our nature-loving community.