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About Us

Calvin Dorman is the owner of CalvinBusiness since 1995 and CalvinAcademy founded in 2016.

Calvin Academy offers specialist computer software training by presenting small classes where college students will learn all the Graphic Design and Digital Programmes  at the Tygerberg Art School located in the northern suburbs of Cape Town, South Africa. 

Full time students enrol for a one year diploma course covering these  specialist computer software programme but it also includes an Entrepreneurship module and Internships during the 2nd semester.

Calvin Dorman,
Why Choose Us

Value-driven, private design college training you can always rely on

Calvin has spent more than 30 years in the Advertising / Publishing Industry having worked predominately for Media24. For the past 6 years he has been in the Graphic Design training industry doing stints at Prestige, Dynamix and Damelin College.

For more info about Calvin, visit his official website: 

Tygerberg Art Centre

Calvin Academy has a classroom inside the Tygerberg Art Centre in Parow, Western Cape

Calvin-Academy operates as a sole propriety company at the Tygerberg Art Centre which presents Art and Design to high school learners. The Tygerberg Art Centre is registered with the Western Cape Education
Department (WCED) as a private higher education institution under the Higher Education Act, 1997. 

Calvin believes in making a difference in the lives of young individuals in our community through Entrepreneurship & Specialist Computer Software training. 
Be Passionate. Be Authentic. Be Principled.
Be Independent. Be Disciplined. Be Brave.

“I believe that Computer Skills training in specialist industries leads to internships which lead to paid-internships which leads to full-time employment in these higher paying industries for young people. 
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