Potchefstroom Academy & SAAHST

Company Information

Contact Person:

Prudie Botha

Position:

Marketing & Registrations

Phone:

(018) 294 9037

Fax:

(018) 293 3128

Accreditations

The fact that Potchefstroom Academy and SAAHST is recognized by an array of national and international organizations, underpins the excellent standards that are set and maintained.

Council on Higher Education
SAQA - South African Qualifications Authority
SAAHSP - South African Association for Health and Skincare Professionals
CIDESCO - Comite International d Esthetique
BISA - British International Spa Association
IID - South African Institute of the Interior Design Professions

Potchefstroom Academy Pty (Ltd) is registered with the Department of Education as a private higher education institution under the Higher Education Act, 1997. Registration Certificate No. 2001/ HE07/01.

The following is part of the Academys curricula by means of an associative agreement:

Entrepreneurship certificate of North-West University (PUK campus)

Biotics certificate of North-West University (PUK campus)

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About

Start an exciting future at Potchefstroom Academy - excellent training in Beauty Therapy, Reflexology, Aroma- and Massage Therapy, as well as Interior Design and Decorating.

Potchefstroom Academy enjoys international recognition, has been in existence since 1981 and has under the guidance of Tina Scholtz grown to be one of the largest private institutions of its kind in the country. The Academy is large enough to allow our lecturers to specialise in their subject fields, but still small enough to allow for individual attention to our students.

Potchefstroom Academy offers you a variety of full time courses to choose from.

Reasons why you should choose Potchefstroom Academy

The Academy is one of the largest private institutions of its kind in South Africa
We offer entrepreneurial and occupationally aimed qualifications
National and international recognition
Qualified, dedicated and experienced staff
Small classes with personal attention
The campus is within walking distance from the academy hostels, business centres and shopping malls
Safe parking is available
Student life at the Academy is a vibrant, memorable experience


Tina Scholtz, founder, owner and director of Potchefstroom Academy, is nationally and internationally known for her expertise in the field of skincare and health therapy, as well as related sciences.

After she obtained her BA degree in 1970 and an education diploma in 1971, she started her teaching career. It was not long however, before she identified a need for training in beauty and health therapy, and after she completed various national and international qualifications, also an international education diploma in beauty therapy, she started Potchefstroom Academy and enrolled her first students in 1981.As a master in entrepreneurship, which is proven by various awards, she is constantly investigating new ideas and taking on new projects, resulting in the Academy going from strength to strength and now also offering courses in Interior design and decorating.

In 2003 she also became the new director of the South African Academy for Hair and Skincare Technology (SAAHST). Students from SAAHST and Potchefstroom Academy benefit from an associative agreement between the two institutions, by having access to the shared facilities and expertise.

Tina's enthusiasm and driving force is inspiring and continually uplifts her staff and students to new heights.

Address

Physical Address

59 James Moroka Avenue

Potchefstroom

Potchefstroom

2531

North West

Postal Address

59 James Moroka Avenue

Potchefstroom

2531

Other Locations

Potchefstroom

Contact Person:

Bianca Pretorius

Position:

Phone:

(018) 294-9037

Physical Address

59 James Moroka Avenue

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Potchefstroom

2531

North West

Postal Address

59 James Moroka Avenue

Potchefstroom

2531


Courses

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