About Neels

Meet Neels, an experienced trainer at GREEN Solar Academy in Johannesburg. With expertise in maintenance management and superintendent roles, Neels' career highlights include serving as a Maintenance Manager at Saint Gobain and a Maintenance Superintendent at AfriSam SA Rooikraal AGG.

He excels in implementing maintenance practices, conducting inspections, and ensuring legal compliance. Neels has extensive training in areas like legal liability, SAP, coaching, and open-cast mining, making him a highly qualified trainer for solar courses.

He brings a strong maintenance background and diverse training skills to contribute to the growth of future solar experts in Johannesburg.


  • Higher National Diploma: Mechanical Engineering (N6) 
  • Electrician Trade Certificate (Qualified Electrician) 
  • Wireman’s License: Single phase testing