Chronic youth un- and underemployment and poverty can be attributed in part to young people’s limited access to skills development opportunities.

Game Parks situated in different provinces, mostly in rural areas have a shortage in skills to monitor and maintain the networks in these areas.  

The Conservation Network Engineer will be a first level support engineer situated in the Game Parks, their key focus is to support the latest Internet of Things (IoT) networking technologies with the ability to identify and troubleshoot baseline IOT networks including network, radio and security infrastructure.


Learning Outcomes

  • Routing, Switching and Wi-Fi Network Technologies
  • Security concepts using basic Firewalls
  • Radio concepts and technologies
  • DC power, solar, batteries, and monitoring solution.
  • Infrastructure using independent power solutions.
  • IoT building blocks and concept