Amanda Day matriculated in 1992 from Tygerberg Commercial High School. She was particularly interested in one of her subjects, Mercantile Law, and decided to go into the legal field. She then did a legal secretarial course at Tygerberg College and commenced her working career at a Cape Town based legal firm in the conveyancing and litigation department. She then started working for an attorney in the Deceased Estates department and finding this to be her forte, she continued her legal career in this aspect of Law. Amanda has done courses in Deceased Estates and Wills at the South African Law School and the School of Paralegal Studies. Amanda has since been attending to the administration of Deceased Estates for the past 6 years at Miltons. In 2007, Amanda successfully completed her one year course in Deceased Estates and Insolvent Estates through Unisa.