Our Mission:

To deliver as Africa’s Premier Private Draughting & Design Academy:

  • 80% Placement
  • 50% Disadvantaged
  • 80% pass rate
  • Centre of Excellence

Our Purpose:

The transition of disadvantaged persons from unemployment to rewarding technical careers in the Built environment.

Our Values:

  • Relationships
  • Improving Lives
  • Governance
  • High Quality Education
  • Technical Careers

The African Academy was established in 1994 to address the critical need for well-trained and skilled Draughtspersons, and to contribute towards reducing unemployment in South Africa. The African Academy is recognized as one of Africa’s leading Draughting Education & Training Institutions. The African Academy has proven its worth by achieving an above 80% pass rate and an above 80% placement of graduates in employment. Industry attests to the high calibre of graduate that the African Academy produces.

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