Total Concept Academy

Company Information

Contact Person:

John Hawkes


Managing Director


The Academy is fully accredited by the examining bodies SAASHP, CIDESCO, ITEC & CIBTAC. The Academy is certified by PAB (SAQA) as a school of excellence. Students of all ages are offered full and part-time courses and workshops in Health and Skincare and Associated Therapies.


Our courses have been designed to provide the ideal balance of theory and practical training and the content of each course is continually updated with the latest in techniques and technology. Training is comprehensive and classes are kept small so that students receive ample personal attention.

The Academy has modern, purpose built rooms equipped with the latest machinery and equipment together with computers and internet facilities for learners. A happy, relaxed but orderly atmosphere is preserved where students enjoy the experience of learning in a safe and hygienic environment.

For out of town students, accommodation is available at the student residence that is a 5-minute stroll from the Academy and just around the corner from shops and restaurants.

The vision statement of the Academy is :-

To offer a comprehensive range of courses to high professional standards through recognised examining bodies and to strive to improve on those standards to remain at the forefront of education in The Profession

The Academy offers training for the full time course (SAAHSP & CIDESCO DIPLOMAS)and for part time courses (ITEC & CIBTAC DIPLOMAS)- as well as:

* First class tutors who are SAAHSP & CIDESCO graduates and specialists in their respective subjects and who are also certified assessors.
* Visiting specialist speakers and professionals in related fields of study.
* Overseas examiners who annually come to inspect the Academy facilities & conduct examinations to International standards.
* Small manageable classes where maximum personal attention is given.
* The best and latest equipment available for practical tuition.
* Excellent modern, spacious facilities with ample safe parking & for relaxation a fully enclosed garden & pool.
* Pleasant, safe surroundings where students can work, study and relax in comfort.
* A single purpose institution devoting all resources, attention & focus on beauty health & skincare therapy.
* Accommodation for out-of-town students.


Physical Address

67/69 Pickering Street

Emerald Hill

Port Elizabeth


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Postal Address

PO Box 15454

Newton Park

Port Elizabeth


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