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Professional Beauty & Beauty Courses


At the International Academy we offer full qualifications for Health and beauty courses (Health and Skin Care / Somatology , Aesthetician), hairdressing, fitness and gym in Gauteng and Cape Town South Africa.

We are not your average beauty school. We are also one of the only beauty schools in South Africa that offer additional tuition support towards the IMM Graduate School of Marketings Higher Certificate in Marketing, Diploma in Marketing Management and Bachelor of Business Administration (BBA) in Marketing Management.
International Academy is a registered additional tuition centre for IMM GSM

The International Academy Group is comprised of four academic college courses, which offer internationally recognized qualifications. International Academy of Health and Skin Care is registered as a Private Higher Education Institution.

The benefits and locations of the International Academy and our health and beauty courses

When you study through the International Academy, you are guaranteed an internationally recognized qualification from one of the best beauty schools in South Africa upon completion of your course. One of our beauty schools is in Gauteng (Sandton) whilst our other campus is in Cape Town. So whether you are interested in the make-up courses Cape Town has to offer or any other general beautician courses in Gauteng; the International Academy is the beauty school for you!

Student Accommodation

Our student accommodation Cape Town is conveniently located in the heart of spectacular Cape Town. Close to Table Mountain, beautiful beaches, Virgin Active and within walking distance from the V & A Waterfront! We offer safe and secure accommodation with 24h security and superintendent!

Our student accommodation Johannesburg is located close to the trendy cosmopolitan Nelson Mandela Square next to Sandton City, a shopper’s dream! We have 24h security and ample safe parking on the premises.

The benefits and locations of the International Academy and our health and beauty courses

The International Academy offers a host of fitness, wellness, health and beauty courses at both of our campuses in Cape Town and Gauteng South Africa. All of our qualifications are nationally and internationally recognized.

Beauty Courses & Beautician Courses

  • Skin and beauty courses at the International Academy: This is a full time two year course. You may also take advantage of our post graduate course which is divided into four categories: Spa treatments, Holistic Massages, Medical Aesthetics and Business administration, ensuring that you begin to master the section of beauty that you most enjoy and want to move forward with.
  • Hairdressing courses at the International Academy: Depending on whether you would like to study full or part time, this course can take between one and three years to complete. Make up courses are included in this programmer. After this, you will be required to do a 24 month apprenticeship in order to gain further practical experience. Once this is done, a trade test will take place where upon your qualification will be issued.
  • Fitness courses at the International Academy: This is a full time one year course. Theory lessons will take place in the morning, followed by the practical training. The Virgin active gym on Long Street, together with our own facility is used for this section of the training.

For all courses, students have to do a case study section, therefor making our Institute very interactive, as they get to experience each other's everyday lives.

Get your career started on the right track by enrolling for an internationally recognized qualification with us!


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