Aerospace Leadership Academy


Tradition | Transformation | Education

The Aerospace Leadership Academy (AERLA) provides a truly global student body with state of the art and outstanding quality education that focuses on science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM). AERLA students are prepared for the next step in their education and in life because of the skills and knowledge obtained at our institution.

AERLA is important to Africa and for the world. At AERLA, we believe we reached a time where innovative leaders need to be created in order to solve local, regional and global problems. AERLA is that catalyst for much needed positive change.

Recent News

A busy first semester!

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The AERLA cadets have been busy this first semester (January-June 2015). They have been exposed to material on English, algebra, astronomy, modern history, military science, environmental science and the science of flight. They have gone on numerous field trips to the SAAF Museum/Paramount Group Air Show at Swartkops AFB (going up in a C-130), to the […]

Is your son or daughter truly ready for university?

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Figures released by the South African Department of Higher Education and Training in 2013 put the graduation rate at 15 percent among undergraduate students in our 23 public universities. Even the students with multiple distinctions in matric/grade 12 battle to succeed in university. What is going on here? Most students fail to grasp that you […]

AERLA is hiring!

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Are you an exceptional teacher who wants to join one of the best teams in the country? AERLA has the following vacancies for the 2015-16 school year starting in August: 1)  English/Social Studies Teacher (Must live on campus, housing/meals provided) 2) Robotics/IT Teacher (part time) Ideal candidate for both positions will have masters degree and […]