Student Testimonial: Robyn Grewar: Photography student, 2014 "If people do not push themselves, they never know what they might achieve. Not only does Potchefstroom Academy stress the quality of work required for a successful career but they also encourage students to push themselves and exceed expectations" - Robyn Photographic images - copyright - Robyn Grewar, Potch Academy
Ex Somatology Student - Diana van Sittert "Never in my wildest dreams could I imagine where my three year Somatology Diploma studied at Potchefstroom Academy would lead me to. The passion of all my lecturers, as well as their dedication and undying support, soon made me realise that it was the profession for me. To this day I am grateful that I studied at Potchefstroom Academy, as I see how their level of education far surpasses most institutes in the industry on a daily basis.
Ek het drie jaar by Potchefstroom Akademie somatologie studeer en my Diploma in Somatologie behaal met lof. Ek besit tans twee baie suksesvolle skoonheidsalonne, waarvan die een in 2011 aangewys is as Salon van die jaar. Ek het ook die volgende benoemings ontvang: Terapeut van die Jaar en Top 3 Bestuur van die Jaar in 2012 Top 3 Terapeut van die Jaar en Top 3 Bestuur van die Jaar in 2013. Dankie Potchefstroom Akademie vir kwaliteit opleiding! Elansa Webster
Student Testimonial: Theo Rolihlahla Mkololo - Ex Interior Design Student "I studied at Potchefstroom Academy and finished a 3 year Higher Diploma in Interior Design and Decorating. The time I spent at the Academy was amazing. The personnel at the Potchefstroom Academy were excellent, and provided me with knowledge and expertise for my future. I now work as Interior Design Consultant at St Leger & Viney". - Theo
Student Testimonial Jolene Smit - Photography Student, 2014 "At Potchefstroom Academy, one does not only make friends, they become like family to you. We have extraordinary teachers who we can look up to, and learn a great amount of skills from. The education is sensational and the academy makes one feel safe and at home" - Jolene
Danny Johnstone, 3rd Year Interior Design & Decor Student (2014) Lecturers are always willing to help students to improve themselves and their work. The personnel and students on campus are always friendly towards each other and in class there is a special bond between the students. I have learned and accomplished a lot in my study direction. I am very thankful for the knowledge that I have gained at Potch Academy as I was taught the highest standards.
Head of Training at Imbalie Beauty for the past 4 years. At Potch Academy, I learnt through hard work and perseverance anything is possible. I'm proud of my training -. Potchefstroom Academy is the BEST !
Student Testimonial - Ex student, Braam Potchefstroom Academy is very unique in terms of the social and academic environment. I have discussed experiences with my friends and relatives who have attended various universities and academies all around the world, and have found that very few institutions can provide the kind of memorable and successful experience that Potchefstroom Academy offered me. Thank You...
"I love to do hair and make-up and make people feel better about themselves. You meet new people everyday in the Hairdressing Industry. As Miss Potch Academy finalist I get to be involved in a number of community projects, which I enjoy very much.My aspiration in life is to be the best Hairdresser that I ever could be, with God by my side. Someday in the future I would love to open my own Hair Salon, and enhance peoples lives with my creative passion"
Beanca van Niekerk, 3rd Year Interior Design and Decorating Student & Miss Potch Academy Finalist 2014 "I've learned over the three years as a student at Potch academy that with hard work and dedications there will be no limitations to your own growth emotionally and educationally. You will succeed to the length that you open up yourself to do" - Beanca
"My name is Kaylie Fernandez and I am currently a first year Somatology student at this prestigious Academy. I have a very strong love and passion for what I am studying, as well as all the memories and friends I have made along the way. This year I became a better and stronger person. Potch Academy does not only offer an academic education, it allows each of its students to grow and blossom into bright, independant and successful young adults. " - Kaylie
"I love all the practical classes at Potch Academy, and enjoy the interaction with my fellow students and friends daily. My future plans are to finish my studies and accreditation. Thereafter I plan to work on a cruise ship for 9 months, seeing the world and gaining valuable experience as a Somatologist. Once I return I would very much like to work at a Spa within a game lodge as I enjoy the outdoors and wildlife very much" - Melissa (1st Year Somatology student & Miss Potch Academy…
Potchefstroom Academy has broadened my knowledge far above my expectations, and I'm grateful for the opportunity my parents have given me to study. Next year I'll be exploring 'life on board' on a beautiful cruise ship and I'm very excited! But for now... Exams, assignments and evaluations - Melissa Anneley Louw - 3rd Year Somatology