RAND WATER ACADEMY CONCEPTS
CENTRE OF EXCELLENCE
At the heart of the Academy, is the creation of skilled professionals in the water and wastewater industry, with a focus on the key critical and scarce skills shortages impacting Rand Water, the sector and the continent. Through shared learning, guidance, consistent measurements and good governance, the Academy aims to create leaders in these fields that will contribute towards positive change and a better future.
CENTRE OF COMPETENCE
This centre is established as a vehicle to facilitate technology and product development in collaboration with various state departments or entities, that is, Department of Science and Technology and the National Research Foundation.
At the Centre of Competence, the Academy aims to enable employees to take an idea from conception all the way through to a marketable product or service. The Centre of Competence will provide the tools to capture the concept, the Think Tank team to develop it, the means to manufacture it and, finally, the know-how to take it to the market.