Admission Requirements

Underline

The following minimum admission requirements have been introduced in order to ensure that Academy learners are able to cope with the demands of the workplace:

  • Grade 12 (Matric)
  • Language: Literacy Grade 12. The tuition medium is English – all assignments and workbooks have to be completed in English.
  • Although not a pre-requisite, we recommend Life Sciences (Biology) and Geography as Grade 12 subjects. Tourism and/or Hospitality Service are also excellent subjects to have.
  • Age: 18 to 24 years.
  • No criminal record.
  • Short CV or résumé.
  • Computer literacy: Recommended in e-mail, Word, Excel and PowerPoint.
  • Declaration of special needs: Such as learning speed, dyslexia, or any condition that may influence studying, learning and working. If applicable to the learner, a report needs to be submitted to the Academy Board for consideration.
  • Declaration of medical conditions: Including allergies, asthma, epilepsy, etc. Working conditions in the Tourism Industry requires long working hours and good health and fitness are prerequisites for success. A report on serious cases has to be submitted by parents for consideration by the Academy Board.
  • Declaration of previous transgressions: Such as if a learner was expelled from a previous training institution.
  • Declaration of serious accidents in the past five years: Such as motor car accidents.

Parents/Learners are welcome to discuss Entrance Level Requirements with the Training Staff/Principal if there is something that they need to clarify.