Somatology, Photography, Interior Design, Financial Accounting (ICB), Office Administration, Hairdressing, Cosmetology, Therapeutic massage, Therapeutic Reflexology & Therapeutic Aromatherapy
Potchefstroom Academy, a Private Tertiary Institution, was established in 1981 by the founder, Tina Scholtz. The Academy has since grown into one of its leading institutions, offering Photography, Interior Design and Decorating, Somatology (Beauty Therapy), Therapeutic Massage, Therapeutic Aromatherapy, and Therapeutic Reflexology.
In 2003, SAAHST, a Technical and Vocational Education and Training institution that provides expert training in Hairdressing, Business Management Studies, Cosmetology, and Nail Technology was acquired.
The Academy is situated in Potchefstroom, a vibrant student town. The student-friendly environment ensures that our students remain engaged in learning while allowing them to get involved in recreational and social events.
We at Potchefstroom Academy ensure that our students are prepared for the future and have the necessary skills to succeed as employers or employees. Furthermore, Potchefstroom Academy has a keen interest in grooming our country’s future entrepreneurs. We educate our students by providing them with relevant insights and advice on how to successfully market their skills and services through entrepreneurial pursuits.
Our campus is conveniently situated within walking distance of all the Academy’s residence facilities, nearby shopping malls, sports and recreation facilities, and restaurants. Safe parking is available at the residences and next to the campus.
Our staff and students are committed to giving back to the community, in particular those less fortunate than ourselves. This forms an important part of our yearly planning.
Potchefstroom Academy is dedicated to what we do. We take pride in educating our students, ensuring they achieve the best of their ability. Our promise is to deliver quality education without prejudice to all our students. We look forward to welcoming you to our campus to share in all that we have to offer.