Kick Start an Exciting Career with Health & Wellness Courses in South Africa

So you’ve decided to pursue your dream career. You’re crazy about the beauty, health and wellness industry. You crave a stable and secure career. You’re creative and you love working with different people, especially when it comes to making them feel and look beautiful. If you can agree with all of the above, then health and wellness courses could be the right choice for you. But now comes the hard part, and that’s choosing the right academy with the right health and wellness courses to help you kick-start your career.

Established in 1978, the Isa Carstens Academy is one of the most reputable health and skin care academies in South Africa for students who wish to follow a career path in the health and wellness industry. Proud to be at the forefront of the most highly esteemed courses in South Africa, our passion for education is only second to our passion for the skin. Taking great pride in being an industry leader in our profession and always striving to be at the cutting edge of new developments in our field, we offer 1-year Health & Wellness courses that support and prepare beauty professionals for the industry.

With the goal to create the best business and beauty professionals in the industry, who ultimately accomplish a prosperous career following their vision of success, our 1-year courses enable students to develop their entrepreneurial skills, as well as perform treatments. Providing a thorough understanding of the practice of front desk communication and administration in a salon and spa environment, while equipping students with selected practical skills, our 1-year Health & Wellness Reception course offers students a kick start into the world of beauty, health and wellness. Modules range from front desk administration, sales, client service and ethics, to business numeracy, basic accounting and business communication. Students must also select two of the following modules, but also have the option of selecting all four:

  • Make-up (including Tint and Shape)
  • Waxing
  • Manicure and Pedicure (pre-requisite for Nail Technology)
  • Nail Technology


We Have Campuses in Stellenbosch and Pretoria

If you want to be the best, then you have to learn from the best and investing in health and wellness courses at our world-renowned Isa Carstens Academy is the best choice for a successful business owner or a career as a highly sought-after beauty therapist. Having met the requirements to be registered as a Private Higher Education Provider, as well as a CIDESCO accredited beauty academy, we offer student the choice of either studying at our Stellenbosch campus or our Pretoria campus.

If a career in health and wellness is something you’d love to get into, then our course in Stellenbosch and Pretoria is the right choice for you. To learn more, we invite you to attend our next OPEN Day on the 23rd July 2016 and tour our state-of-the-art campus, receive all the relevant information about enrolling in our courses, and learn about work experience and the broad range of career opportunities that awaits you. We look forward to seeing you there.