Private Astronaut Training:

Tailor made training for genuine space tourists and suborbital scientists

Interchangeable modules

This is the start of your Space Adventure!

Tailor made "Private Astronaut Training"

At the Space Training Academy, we  prepare genuine space tourists and suborbital scientists for space travel. Over 600 private individuals worldwide have meanwhile booked a space voyage.

In collaboration with the Delft University of Technology and Desdemona Simulator Soesterberg, we are proud to offer a

unique training programme.

The training is made up of different modules (which are interchangeable) and is tailor-made to the candidate astronaut. The purpose of the training at the Space Training Academy is to prepare you both physically and mentally for your spaceflight.


During your training at the Space Training Academy you will get realistic information on becoming a professional astronaut.

The chief instructor Nancy Vermeulen is a commercial airline pilot-instructor, Master in theoretical physics and astronomy, was Commander of a Mars simulation in Utah and took part in the ESA astronaut selections of 2008. She is a professional lecturer.

Contact us for more info and a personal intake interview.

What customers say about the training:

I thoroughly enjoyed this exceptional course and recommend it wholeheartedly to anyone who wants to feel like a private astronaut!