Academic Board of the Isa Carstens® Academy

The board is represented by members of the Health and Skincare Industry and academics from reputable universities and private providers in South Africa. As the highest decision-making authority of the Academy, the academic board oversees all academic quality assurance processes, ensuring that students receive the required knowledge, skills and expertise to meet the demands of the marketplace and to excel in a local and international working environment.

DIRECTORS

Mr J.G. Roos
Mrs I. Roos

ACADEMIC BOARD

Dr P. Steyn
Mrs I. Roos
Mrs Y. Swanepoel
Mrs H. Burger
Ms M. van Gelder

EXECUTIVE COMMITTEE

Mrs Y. Swanepoel
Mrs H. Burger
Ms M. van Gelder
Ms M. Beck
Ms R. van Tonder
Mr L. Crous

Academic Staff

Only highly qualified, skilled professionals and university graduates lecture at the Academy. Students are also given the opportunity to broaden their scope of knowledge by attending presentations delivered by specialists.

Registrar

YOLANDÉ SWANEPOEL

MTech Somatology (UJ)
Teacher’s Training Certificate (PUK)
Education and Development Practitioner’s Certificate (UNISA)
Member of CIDESCO and SAAHSP
Assessor and Moderator

Full-Time Academic Staff: Stellenbosch

Stellenbosch Campus Manager

HESTER-HELEEN BURGER

National Diploma Somatology (CPUT)
Member of CIDESCO and SAAHSP
Assessor and Moderator

 

Advanced Diploma Programme Coordinator

MANDY THOMAS

MTech Somatology (UJ)
Member of CIDESCO and SAAHSP



Stellenbosch Somatology Programme Coordinator

ZOYA NELL

Advanced Diploma in Dermal Aesthetics (ICA)
Education and Development Practitioner’s Certificate (UNISA)
Member of CIDESCO and SAAHSP
Assessor and Moderator

 



Lecturers

PETRO KOTZE

BSc Hons (UP)
Higher Education Diploma (UNISA)
Assessor and Moderator

 

SANTÉ ENGALL

Spa Management and Complementary Therapies (ICA)
Advanced Diploma in Dermal Aesthetics (ICA)
Member of CIDESCO and SAAHSP



AUDREY COETZEE

Advanced Diploma in Dermal Aesthetics (ICA)
Member of CIDESCO and SAAHSP

 

STEPHANIE DE ABREU

Advanced Diploma in Dermal Aesthetics (ICA)
Member of CIDESCO and SAAHSP
Programme in Retail Management (UNISA 2016)



HOPE STRAUSS

Diploma in Somatology NQF 6 (ICA)
BA Sport Science (US)

 

CHRISTINE DE VILLIERS

Advanced Diploma in Health and Skincare (ICA)
Certificate in Pilates (US)
Member of CIDESCO and SAAHSP



Part-Time Academic Staff: Stellenbosch

Lecturers

RUSSELL LOOMS

BA Human Movement Sciences (US)
B Hons Biokinetics (US)

 

SANIEN DE BEER

BSc CHS – Complementary Health Science (UWC)
BCM Phytotherapy – Medical Herbalism (UWC)



SANET NEETHLING

MA Corporate Communications (UFS)

 

BERTE VAN DER WATT

MA Psychology (US)



DR KIM PRESCOTT

MB ChB (UCT)
MFPM (UK)
DipHNuT (UK)

 

DR SURETHA KANNENBERG

MB ChB (US)
MMed Derm (US) – Cum Laude



DR HEATHER BLAYLOCK

MB BCh (WITS)

 



Full-Time Academic Staff: Pretoria

Pretoria Campus Manager

MICHELLE VAN GELDER

BA Hons (Criminology) (UP)
Diploma in Higher Education and
Training Practice (UP)

 

Pretoria Somatology Programme Coordinator

INGE FERREIRA

MTech Somatology (TUT)
Post Graduate Diploma in Education Management and Leadership (MANCOSA)
Member of CIDESCO and SAAHSP



Lecturers

MARIÉ VAN DYK

BTech Somatology (UJ)
Member of CIDESCO and SAAHSP
Assessor and Moderator

 

SUNETTE STEENKAMP

Advanced Diploma in Dermal Aesthetics (ICA)
Diploma in Education (Sonett International Academy)
Member of CIDESCO and SAAHSP



TANIA FOURIE

Advanced Diploma in Dermal Aesthetics (ICA)
Member of CIDESCO and SAAHSP

 

LISA SAMUELS

Diploma in Somatology (ICA)
Member of CIDESCO and SAAHSP



TUMELO MBOKOTA

Diploma in Somatology (ICA)
Member of CIDESCO and SAAHSP

 



Part-Time Academic Staff: Pretoria

Lecturers

CAREN PRETORIUS

BTech Somatology (Tech PTA)
Diploma in Tertiary Education (UP)
Member of CIDESCO and SAAHSP
Assessor and Moderator

 

DR JUDEY PRETORIUS

PhD Pharmaceutical Chemistry (Drug and Development Design) (NWU)
M.Sc. Genetics & Molecular Biology (NWU) B.Sc. Honours Biochemistry (NWU)
B.Sc. Biological Science (NWU)
Advanced Diploma in Dermal Aesthetics (ICA)
Member of the South African Committee of Cosmetic Chemists



RIANI ROETS

Diploma in Health and Skincare (Potchefstroom Academy)
Make-up Certificate (The make-up issue)

 

MILINDA CATHARINE KRÜGER

BCur Hons (UP)
MSc Anatomy (UP)



MARI-LOUISE NEL

BA Hons (NWU)

 

CHANTELLE VAN DER MERWE

B Dietetics (UP)
Diploma in Skincare and Body Therapy (CIDESCO)



WILLENE HATTING

BTech Somatology (UJ)

 

TENIELA FOURIE

Diploma in Somatology (ICA)
Member of CIDESCO and SAAHSP



YVETTE POWEL

National Diploma in Somatology (TUT)
Make-up Certificate (Kohl Make-up Academy)

 

LINKE PIENAAR

BCom Honours Communications Management (UP)
Post Graduate Certificate Education (UP)



ANNEKE MEGIT

Diploma in Somatology (ICA)