Study @ i3A

i3A is an independent agricultural academy that provides SAQA accredited training, customised courses and e-Learning programmes to meet the needs of students, emerging farmers, farm-workers and established farming enterprises. We work closely with the agricultural business sector to expose students to the latest in technology and products.
Our vision is economic prosperity and food security for all. Our training programmes are a step in that direction.

Join i3A for an exciting future!

National Diploma Courses
in Agriculture

Study for a National Diploma in Agriculture through our unique blended learning programmes.

National Certificate Courses
in Agriculture

Fully accredited higher education courses offered by experts in the South African Agricultural Sector.

Skills Courses
in Agriculture

Gain critical skills in farming. Students can attend individual learning modules or a series of modules that, upon successful completion, lead to a qualification in Agriculture. Ideal for individuals seeking to enter the agricultural sector or farm workers upgrading their skills.



i3A works closely with the agricultural business sector across Africa to expose students to the latest technology and products in agriculture.


We partner with farmers to create profitable and sustainable farming businesses.

Sponsors and Foundations

We provide a mutually beneficial platform through Agri-pedia for businesses and organisations to support students from national poverty nodes, rural and disadvantaged communities across Africa.


Online farming solutions and information for students, farmers and the agricultural business sector


Our Online Agricultural Campus gives students across the African continent access to accredited Agricultural E-learning programmes.


Our Online Agricultural Encyclopaedia provides the latest up-to-date information on agriculture and farming techniques in an easily accessible format.


Helping small farmers to manage their farming business through a customised online business management system.


Exposing farmers, primary producers and students to the latest products, goods and equipment through an innovative online agricultural trading system.


Putting professionals across various sectors ranging from agriculture, engineering, science, academics and entrepreneurs in touch with each other.