Training & Consultancy

BushProof staff have a wealth of knowledge and experience in practical solutions to water & sanitation problems. Our collective knowledge allows us to offer a wide variety of assistance to your projects. We offer trainings on WATSAN topics and our staff are available for diverse consultancy needs.


We offer trainings on a variety of Manual Drilling techniques. In addition, we can train on the use of mechanical rigs. We can also organize trainings on other supply technologies such as Gravity and Pumping systems and Hand-dug Wells. We have also run trainings on Water Quality Testing & Analysis and Treatment technologies. BushProof is able to run these trainings on-site in most countries if required. See the links below for our signature Technical Training in Water Infrastructure and Household Biosand Filtration trainings.


Our staff are also available for consultancies. We have experience conducting Water Supply studies for small to medium sized systems – which include a desk study, topographical and geophysical studies where needed – and Water Quality and Quantity studies. We also do Hydrogeological surveys and have experience in Irrigation system design. Please contact us if you have specific needs in any of these areas.  

Technical Training in Water Infrastructure

A one-week course run regularly in Madagascar. It covers many aspects of water supply, treatment and distribution as possible. The training is intense and includes many practical elements, always drawing from extensive field experience.

Training in Household Biosand Filtration

A one-week course that covers theory of slow sand filtration and practical construction and installation of household level biosand filters in a rural setting. The training has been run in Madagascar, Kenya, Somaliland and Afghanistan. A major theme of this training is the emphasis on the micro-entrepreneurial approach to setting up biosand filter production in a new setting, in order to increase sustainability and success.