Requirements to register


  •  Entry-level requirement: Grade 12 (Matric)
  • Matric Certificate is required before registration will take place
  • Must have access to either a maize or wheat mill/work in a milling environment with available assistance from the Head Miller/Training Officer
  • Level NQF 5 Qualification
  • QCTO/SAQA accredited Certificate
  • 2-Year Theory (8 modules)
  • Logbook and Portfolio of Evidence system
  • 6-month preparation period for Trade Test
  • May/November EISA exams (additional six months)
  • Employment contract with a maize or wheat milling company
  • Good knowledge of English (written and spoken)


Previously called “Grain Milling Federation (GMF)” Certificate of Completion

  • Grade 10 (Standard 8) certificate required
  • Course content is available in English only
  • Assistance from a Head Miller/Training Officer would be beneficial
  • Certificate of Completion
  • Industry Accepted Course
  • 2-Year Theory (5 modules)
  • 6-month preparation period for Trade Test