Experience the tranquility… listen to the sound of running water…, hear the waves crash against the beach… escape to a world where stress, tension and fatigue don’t exist. Be rejuvenated in the richness of aromatic creams, experience the expertise of healing hands, revitalise your senses and awake in a new body…
Do you want to be the medium through which men and women can fulfil their entire being, through being pampered and cared for by your expertise and holistic approach to the body? Then a career in Somatology is the perfect career for you.
It is proven that women, even through difficult economical circumstances, always strive to be groomed, and men are not far behind. An assurance that there will always be an income for you.
A career in Somatology offers you multiple working opportunities and brings out the entrepreneur in you. Consider a year on the luxury cruise liners or in a spa in Europe, become a representative for a cosmetic product house and travel through South Africa and overseas. Start your own salon from home or reach for the stars and open your own spa. Work with plastic surgeons and dermatologists or join hands with the rich and famous and become a make-up artist on a film production.
And if you wonder where you can go for training? In the heart of a student town, the centre of Aardklop – in Potchefstroom of course.
Potchefstroom Academy (PTY) Ltd is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training to ensure that you receive top quality training. Familiarize yourself with the advantages at the following website: www.doe.gov.za. Furthermore, we ensure highly trained and qualified lecturers with international qualifications.
Potchefstroom Academy also offer international (CIDESCO) and national (SAAHSP) standardized exams to assure your entry into the industry.
Potchefstroom Academy offers you a healthy student life, managed by the Student Representative Council, accommodation, delicious balanced meals from Café Academy, a fully equipped library and computer facility, a student training salon – Jolie Femme, a training spa – Tina Schöltz Day Spa and a variety of short courses that can be completed between classes.
You can choose between:
1. A qualification in Health and Skincare – 2 years to complete; and
2. An advanced qualification in Somatology – an extra year after the 2 year qualification.