The business divisions (shown below) were created for students to hone their skills for public-oriented services thereby combining their theory learned in the classroom environment with very real practical experience. At the Academy we prepare our students for careers and provide them with the skills needed to succeed whether this be for a company or as future entrepreneurs.
Potch Academy is constantly seeking ways for students to gain the work experience they require in order to be successful.
The Wellness Centre offers a wide spectrum of treatments that are affordable and it assists students in completing their Work Integrated Learning. Clients can relax while students perform treatments on them under the supervision of staff to ensure quality control.
Hairtrends is a unique salon that provides service to the public. This dynamic team consists of qualified staff that has extensive knowledge of current trends. Hairtrends also serve as a training facility where our top Hairdressing students can complete their hours.
Potchefstroom Academy Photography Studio has two goals. Offering a service to the public by doing family shoots, wedding shoots, setting up a model portfolio ext. It also serves as Potchefstroom Academy’s training facility for the photography students.
CanTina is Potchefstroom Academy and SAAHST’s student cafeteria. CanTina offers students, staff and the public refreshments and meals. The cafeteria has a menu with a variety of choices. Daily specials are prepared by the Cantina. Students can deposit money in advance which will be used for daily meals.