Taking you to the Future

Taking you to the Future

The Academy of Advanced Draughing (PTY) Ltd (also known as) the Academy of Drafting is one of the largest and leading training institutions in South Africa. Established in 1981, the Johannesburg and Durban campuses have been recognised and respected by the Engineering, Draughting and Architectural industries for over forty years.

Our History

The Academy of Advanced Draughting is one of the largest institutions of its kind in South Africa. Established in 1981 the Johannesburg and Durban campuses have been recognised and respected by the Engineering, Draughting and Architectural industries for over forty years.

The Academy of Advanced Draughting is a registered exam centre with the Department: Higher Education and Training, and our courses are accredited by the Quality Council for Trades and Occupation (QCTO). We are a private TVET college.

We offer our students more hands-on training than any other institution of its kind in South Africa. Because we are private and smaller than public institutions, the advantage is that more focused individual attention on each student. The standard that we offer is much higher, and our students are more employable than any other institution in the field can guarantee.

The training, knowledge, and experience shape our students for employment in the workplace and ensures that they are on the standard needed. The Academy of Advanced Draughting (PTY) Ltd has a 99% success rate for placing our graduates in the workplace.

To provide Quality Education is our excellent value.

  • Quality and standards – to provide quality education and management of an integrated Quality Management System
  • Education – to provide intellectually demanding education and provide relevant skills and knowledge.
  • Contribution – to contribute to South Africa and the world in advancing knowledge and skills in Science, Engineering and Draughting (SET)
  • Apply- practically apply knowledge to real-world needs.
  • Diversity – to value diversity among our staff and students
  • Innovation – to make design a way of life: The natural outgrowth of fertile minds and creative spirits. It is the willingness to face obstacles with an eye to solutions. It is the constant flow of ideas across disciplines.
  • Inspiration – to inspire our students to develop their knowledge and skills
  • Lifelong learning – to value education as a lifelong commitment
  • Partnership – we are keen that our students, staff, collaborators and partner organisations should work as a team.
  • Organisational infrastructure – that enhances education
  • Attitude and desire – to excel

ORGANISATIONAL CULTURE AND SERVICE

The Academy of Advanced Draughting has a duty to our students and society to fulfil our mission and, in doing so, to positively impact people’s lives and the economy of South Africa Integrated Quality Management based on education compliances.

A culture that is conducive to teaching and learning in continuous growth

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