Available courses

Apprentice Millers Course

Apprentice Millers Course

The African Milling School offers an apprenticeship program for the next generation of millers. It is built up on a two years dual milling credential program with practical work in a flour mill and theoretical schooling at the AMS. The educational program in the AMS is built upon 3 modules per anum. Each module consists of 4 weeks which the student needs to attend at the school.

Every year, the educational program of the African Milling School is built upon 3 modules. Each module consists of 4 weeks which the student needs to attend at the school.Regular exams will take place and the successful trainee will pass to the second year of apprenticeship. After the second year of apprenticeship, the successful candidate will be a miller graduate. The AMS apprenticeship is a recognized professional development that will enhance a miller’s skills and status in a challenging and highly developed industry. Skills and know-how are the base for profitability and sustainability.

Investments into your employees bear the highest return!


Apprentice Feed Millers Course

Apprentice Feed Millers Course

New Course For Apprentice Feed Millers. With this course we strive for operational excellence in the feed milling industry. Our syllabus will cover the entire value chain in a feed mill starting by knowing its raw materials, receiving them and further process them to mash and pellets. We give a special importance on feed safety and hygiene due to the rising demand on these topics. Our expert trainers will further conduct a know-how transfer in feed components and animal nutrition.


Head Miller Course

Head Miller Course

Well maintained equipment and plant components assure a reliable operation. The course Mechanical Maintenance transfers the know how in professional maintenance and care of your valuable electrical equipment.

The course will be held at the African Milling School, where we have appropriate infrastructure with classrooms, maintenance workshop and a fully equipped school mill.

We teach useful theoretical and practical skills which will empower your staff to take the best care of equipment to assure reliability, efficiency and durability of your plant.



PLC & Automation Maintenance

PLC & Automation Maintenance

Well maintained control systems and plant components assure a reliable operation. The course PLC & Automation Maintenance transfers the know-how in professional maintenance and care of your electrical installation, components and plant automation.

Feed Milling Technology I

Feed Milling Technology I

A feed mill processes a wide variety of raw materials to a high value compound feed for animal nutrition. The course in Feed Milling Technology gives an insight into the nutrition of productive livestock and covers the technology in grinding, mixing and pelleting. 

Milling for Executives

Milling for Executives

Grain such as wheat and maize is a valuable raw material and special care has to be taken in the transformation into flour. The course Milling for Executives gives an insight into the process from wheat and maize to flour and highlights the key factors for success.

Baking Technology - Grain & Flour Analytics

Baking Technology - Grain & Flour Analytics

Quality parameters of flour are influenced by the raw materials as well as the milling process. The course Baking Technology - Grain & Flour Analytics transfers the knowledge about the quality aspects in the value chain from grain to flour.

Electrical Maintenance & Plant Automation

Electrical Maintenance & Plant Automation

Well maintained equipment and plant components assure a reliable operation. The course Electrical Maintenance transfers the know-how

in professional maintenance and care of your mechanical installation, components and plant automation

Mechanical Maintenance

Mechanical Maintenance

Well maintained equipment and plant components assure a reliable operation. The course Mechanical Maintenance transfers the know-how in professional maintenance and care of your mechanical installation, components and plant automation.

TechnoServe "Sector-Wide-Training"

TechnoServe "Sector-Wide-Training"

TechnoServe is a leader in harnessing the power of the private sector to help people lift themselves out of poverty. A nonprofit organization operating in 29 countries, we work with enterprising men and women in the developing world to build competitive farms, businesses, and industries. By linking people to information, capital, and markets, we have helped millions to create lasting prosperity for their families and communities. With 50 years of proven results, TechnoServe believes in the power of private enterprise to transform lives.

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Coffee Processing Basics

Coffee Processing Basics

Each coffee variety is unique by nature and requires individual roasting conditions to transform the full intrinsic flavor potential into great flavor. Join us for an exciting class that gives you insight of coffee from farm to cup.