The positives and negatives of taking a gap year.

The positives and negatives of taking a gap year.

A gap year is when a student takes a sabbatical or a long break after finishing school.  It usually is for a year, where students normally travel or take on a casual job. There are pros and cons to consider with everything, and gap years are certainly no exception....
Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management

Diploma in Tourism and Hospitality Management

Are you a business owner in the tourism or hospitality sector, but never had the time to obtain an accredited qualification???? Then this course is specifically designed for you! The Francois Ferreira Academy has recently been accredited with the Chartered Institute...
How to Prepare a Millennial for the Real Workplace

How to Prepare a Millennial for the Real Workplace

We have all heard the word millennial being used almost daily, but for those that are unsure of the meaning – A millennial refers to people born between 1980-2000 (or there about). They are the most studied generation, resulting in unique insights into their...
Behind the scenes of the Garden Route Community Recipe Book

Behind the scenes of the Garden Route Community Recipe Book

This exciting initiative started last year, when the Garden Route Mall decided to put together a recipe book, not just any recipe book, but one generated by the community for the community. The Mall asked the public to contribute their best recipes for consideration....
Training for Oudtshoorn Correctional Services

Training for Oudtshoorn Correctional Services

In September 2018, the Francois Ferreira Academy was contacted by Correctional Services in Oudtshoorn, to provide training for their inmates.  It was envisaged that training the inmates with basic skills would enable them to find employment upon their release. Over 50...