Study with Isa

Whether you're interested in our Diploma in Somatology, our Advanced Diploma in Dermal Aesthetics, or one of our wide range of Short Learning Programmes, the Isa Carstens Academy is set to exceed your expectations with exceptional training in health and wellness.

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The Isa Carstens Academy offers residences in both Stellenbosch and Pretoria. These centrally-located residences offer accommodation to Isa students, as well as registered students from other tertiary institutions.

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Wellness Sanctuary

The Isa Carstens Wellness Sanctuaries, located at our Stellenbosch and Pretoria campuses, offer a range of spa and skin care treatments to the public, including facials, waxing, massages, nail treatments and more.

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The Isa Carstens Academy is one of the most reputable learning institutions for students who wish to follow a career path in the health and wellness industry. Established in 1978, we have a proud history of providing quality education and services to students from all over South Africa and further afield.

Our reputation for excellence is built on our adherence to international quality standards and the value of trusted relationships. The Academy was also the first CIDESCO – accredited institution in South Africa based on the quality of our programmes.

Today, alumni of the Isa Carstens Academy can be found all over the world – as owners, managers and/or therapists in wellness centres, cosmetic houses and on luxury ocean liners. They also work in the field of medical aesthetics or as lecturers.

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Sarie Tydskrif November 2019

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Our many successful alumni have made significant contributions to the health and wellness industry and we would like to keep in touch with you. Do let us know how you’re doing and what you’re up to.

Our alumni programme will help you to maintain contact with the Academy and each other and can support you by providing access to services and activities which meet your needs and interests. This includes personal and professional networking opportunities, new career opportunities and professional development.

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Welcome to Isa Carstens Academy! Here are some pictures of our registration day at our Stellenbosch Campus.

We are just as excited about the start of your #Somatology journey with us, as you are.

Welcome to the Isa-family!

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We are so excited about the official opening of our brand new, second Isa Carstens Private Ladies Residence at our Pretoria campus.

The Ladies Residence is open to female students enrolled at any tertiary education institutions in Pretoria. If you are looking for comfortable, modern student accommodation for 2020 which offers a full range of amenities, contact our Pretoria Residence on 012-940-5231.

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