Online Courses

The Wood App is South Africa’s leading educational platform for design and use of timber products. The Wood App offers FREE online courses and hosts in-person workshops.

Online courses are available to all wood users and designers.

In-person workshops are CPD accredited for architects.

VISION: To inspire and support local developers, designers, contractors and DIY’ers to use wood

MISSION: To offer relevant, accessible, and practical information on the use of wood in constructions in South Africa

AIM: To guide designers towards local wood standards, materials and best practice.

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Contact Us


+27 21 808 9237


Paul Sauer Building, Bosman St,

Stellenbosch Central, Stellenbosch,

7599, South Africa


The Wood App is brought to you by the Department of Forestry and Wood Science, Stellenbosch University