105 CBN

Community based natural resource management (CBNRM)

Course ID
105 CBN
Skills Development for Conservation
NQF Level 6
Elna de Beer, External
10 days

The Southern African Wildlife College offers organisations and or private businesses the opportunity to enrol their staff for training in any of our short courses on the basis of ten people attending as a minimum requirement. Training can take place at the SAWC, via online format, or on-site at a location preferred and provided by the client. Courses can be tailored according to the specific needs of the organisation. Many short courses are offered in an online or blended-learning format for distance learners.


  • Apply CBNRM with communities as a CBC approach in order to enable communities to manage their natural resources.
  • Comprehend CBRNM as a CBC approach.
  • Apply CBRNM as a CBC approach in local communities.
  • Apply ecological economics in CBRNM.
  • Practice good governance in CBRNM projects to support communities in managing their natural resources.
  • Practice PRA skills and techniques in CBNRM.
Suitable for: 

Natural resource managers and people working with community based conservation agencies.