If you are interested in becoming one of our franchisees you will find a run down of how we work, what we offer and some of our history below.


Dear potential franchisee, first and foremost we thank you for your enquiry. We are sure that, after evaluating what our company can offer, you will share the same enthusiasm and excitement that we have for this business.

Finally, we hope that the information will assist you in arriving at a decision, which hopefully includes you joining the Tina Cowley Reading Centre Franchise.


“Tina Cowley Reading Centres started in Witbank, Mpumalanga (now known as Emalahleni). The Tina Cowley Franchise consists of Reading Centres locally and abroad. We are of the firm belief that the proof lies in the pudding!”

Tina Cowley Qualifications

  • BA (Psychology)
  • BA (Hon)
  • MA
  • PTD
  • HED
  • FDE (African Languages)
  • PhD


Tina Cowley, a mother with four boys who did not like reading, is the brain behind the Tina Cowley Reading Centres. The centres originated as a result of her own relentless pursuit to assist her own children. Because of the fact that reading problems are on everybody’s lips these days, Reading Clinics and Reading Centres became a business opportunity for many. The Cowley group distinguishes themselves from this fact in that it originated in a mother’s heart. A mother with a dream for her own children…


Tina Cowley is a progressive Reading Centre, offering more than any other Reading Centre, because of unique and effective teaching methods. We endeavour to help everybody with their reading problems to perfection at all times.

To provide proper business opportunities to people with the same passion for helping other people as we have!

To abide by our values through all our business dealings.


We expect all our franchisees to develop and abide by our values. Without values there can be no business relationship.

  • Honesty, Professionalism, Discipline, Responsibility
  • Strong business ethics, Skills development
  • Commitment, To succeed as a Successful reading centre
  • To succeed as a business.

Click here to download our Franchise Application Form
Please complete the form and fax it through to +27(0) 13 656 3265 / 086 630 0212 (with any and all additional documentation)

What we offer

  • Proven product or service.
  • Formula for success.
  • Expertise in business format.
  • Head Office assistance and support.
  • Continuous training.
  • Marketing support.
  • Advertising assistance.

Income and expense

  • The financials will be thoroughly discussed after acceptance as a franchisee.
  • You will be supplied with everything you need to run a successful Reading Centre.
  • Buy only your own furniture
  • Apart from rent and municipal fees, you have no overheads.