Top 10 Lifestyle Courses in South Africa |


Course Fees : R130 to R46560

Planning to dig deeper into your passion? 


Thinking of turning your hobby into a full-fledged job? South Africa offers a number of lifestyle courses to help anyone master their passion. 


Some of the popular lifestyle courses in South Africa are: 





Fee (Rand)

The Baking Shed

Bakery & Patisserie

1-2 days


Nikon School


3 hours


Shuameing Liu 

Mixed Martial Arts

Specific days


Shine School of Music

Music & instruments

2/4 hours per month

R 790/1,490 

Tailwaggers Professional Grooming Academy

Pet grooming

4 weeks



What are the best schools for Lifestyle courses in South Africa?


Some of the most famous lifestyle courses in South Africa are listed below:


1. The Baking Shed, Johannesburg

2. Shuaimeng Liu Martial Arts Centre, Rivonia

3. Prueleith Culinary Institute, Pretoria

4. Nikon School, Centurion

5. Shine School of Music, Johannesburg

6. The Fine Arts Workshop, Johannesburg

7. Elza’s Ceramic Studio, Pretoria

8. SA Leather Academy, Western Cape


Why should you take lifestyle courses in South Africa? 


The booming entrepreneurial landscape of South Africa is one of the main incentives to monetize one’s passion and hobbies. Taking up a lifestyle course in South Africa allows one to master their hobby and later turn their knowledge and experience into products or services that people will accept. Knowledge gained by enrolling in a lifestyle course will also give one the confidence and skills to choose an alternate career path. Better health and happiness is also an added incentive to do a lifestyle course in South Africa.


What is the average duration of taking a lifestyle course in South Africa?


It is hard to gauge the average duration of a course due to the variety of options offered by institutes. Lifestyle courses in South Africa usually range from a few days to a few months. 


What jobs can I get in the lifestyle industry in South Africa?


Completing a lifestyle course in South Africa enhances entire new skills that a candidate can monetize either by switching jobs or by working independently as an entrepreneur. The newly acquired skills of a person can be used to teach others the same craft while earning a living. The internet has also created many opportunities for people to monetize their knowledge online. 

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