Friends of Design - Academy of Digital Arts


Friends of Design – Academy of Digital Arts was founded 2006 and has enjoyed much success as one of Cape Town’s leading digital training institutions.

We, at Friends of Design, pride ourselves on being committed to exceptionally high training standards in all areas. We are committed to training quality and have enjoyed and maintained national and international industry accreditations since the outset.

We are an Adobe Authorised Training Centre (AATC), a Certiport Authorised Testing Centre, as well as a recognised centre of Higher Education registered with the Department of Higher Education.

Our close ties to the international and, especially, the European design industry offer additional advantages to our learners.

Our tutors bring a unique energy to the classroom and complement the instruction of our industry experienced local lecturers. With all of this to offer and much more, we attract creative people from far and wide who share a passion for all forms of design.

Studying full time with us will give you the opportunity to learn in a creative, stimulating environment where the key focus of the study is the production of compelling, creative digital solutions.


Cape Town

Friends of Design - Academy of Digital Arts

Friends of Design - Academy of Digital Arts,
2nd Floor, H.A.K house,
186 Bree Street

8000 Cape Town, Western Cape, South Africa
+27 21 300 0298