Vehicle Crime Academy

The Vehicle Crime Academy trading under the auspices of HJN Training at lock 5 Centuria Office Park, 265 Von Willich Avenue, Lyttleton, Centurion is an institution dedicated to the training of police, private and public sector members in their fight against vehicle related crimes.

Training programs are uniquely formulated and compiled from more than 50 years of cumulative vehicle crime investigation and more than 80 years of cumulative criminal investigation experience.

For now training is rendered in the following unit standards as accredited by HJN Training at the Safety and Security Sector Education and Training Authority (SASSETA):

Accredited Programs NQF level Credits
Vehicle Identification 253984 5 4
Impoundment of vehicles 253989 5 4
Vehicle Circulation System in relation to vehicle crime investigation 253977 5 7
Attend to and Manage a Collision Scene 5 12


Skills Programs
Hijack, Avoidance and Survival Skills
Identifying forged vehicle related documentation
PSIRA Security Grades Training
(Customising of any vehicle security related matter into a training program)


Facilitators of the Vehicle Crime Academy are:

  • André Barkhuizen
  • Hanlie van der Merwe
  • Hennie van Rooyen
  • Strike Sindane

Contact information:

Telephone: 012 753 8010 / 076 595 7217
Mobile: 082 778 4316 / 084 455 2001 / 082 820 6238
Fax number: 086 545 6719
E-mail: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Physical address:  Block 5 Centuria Office Park, 265 Von Willich Avenue, Lyttleton, Centurion, Pretoria, South Africa
Postal address: P.O. Box 4767, The Reeds, 0158
GPS coordinates: -25.8528520, 28.1932650