Alt. Academy is a holding company, supporting the Private Higher Education sector in Southern Africa consisting of Comair Training Centre, EPT Aviation Training, Global Training College and Metaco. Through these institutions, we offer many accredited programmes ranging from Pilot commercial/Crew licencing to National Certificates and short courses. In future the four institutions will consolidate to form one Alt. Academy, offering a comprehensive range of colleges and faculties.
At Alt. Academy, we believe that any industry is only as good as the next generation of dreamers, achievers and high flyers that it produces. Which is why, through our four prestigious institutions, we’ve dedicated ourselves to training, nurturing and inspiring the next generation of leaders. Alt. Academy is part of Comair Limited, a leading South African aviation company that is listed on the Johannesburg Stock Exchange and enjoys over 70 years’ experience. By partnering with Comair Limited, we combine educational expertise with industry know-how to offer comprehensive, world-leading instruction and practical experience.
Through our four prestigious institutions, our programmes include:
- Cabin Crew licensing
- Advanced Pilot training (Boeing B737 and Airbus A-320 series aircraft)
- Flight Dispatcher training
- Ground Handling
- Travel, Tourism and Hospitality
- Leadership Development
The courses and programmes offered by our four prestigious institutions are designed by industry experts to equip you with the skills, insights and practical knowledge you need to move forward confidently in your career. As well as working with individuals, we have partnered with aircraft manufacturers, government authorities, agencies and corporate entities to facilitate training and development.
Message from the CEO
In all we do, we’re guided by our desire to enhance and build an academy of world-class standards. By working together with uncompromising professionalism, and in an environment that encourages collaboration, inclusiveness, and mutual respect and support, we guide and mentor you—helping you fulfil your ambitions and aspirations in an international professional environment.
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Rhodesfield, Kempton Park, 1619
Meet the team
CEO Alt. Academy
Executive: Corporate Affairs
Executive Manager and Principal Consultant