Compliance Practitioner (SA) / CPrac (SA)

The CPrac (SA) designation focuses on the practical aspects of compliance and is awarded to candidates who meet the relevant knowledge (evidenced by a qualification) and work experience requirements. You must have at least a Matric certificate (NQF 4) and the requisite work experience before you can write Board Exam I. Please refer to this document for the detailed information. 


  • Step 1 – Login as a member
  • Step 2 – Register for exam
  • Step 3 –  Complete the following questionnaire CPrac Assessment Questionnaire and submit with your Portfolio of Evidence which needs to be commissioned (PoE) (see below)
  • Step 4 - Submit PoE for assessment to determine if you are eligible to write the exam (what does a PoE consist of?)
  • Step 5 – Invoicing & payment for the assessment of the PoE

  • Step 6 – PoE assessment and outcome is communicated to candidate
  • Step 7 - If work experience requirements were not met, the candidate is advised on the gaps, no access to Board Exam I.
  • Step 8 - If work experience requirements were met, then candidate is invoiced and must pay for Board Exam I.
  • Step 9 – Attend the compulsory Board Exam preparation session (1 month before the exam date)
  • Step 10 – Write Board Exam I


  • Membership requirements, such as good standing, acceptance of the code of ethics and professional conduct
  • Education requirements & Work experience requirements 
  • Board Exam results
  • Compliance with the Institute's Code of Ethical and Professional Conduct

Exam venue: CI SA
Board Exam date: 02 & 03 June 2021
Registration closing date: 28 February 2021 - ENTRIES ARE CLOSED.  
Exam Prep date: 29 April 2021 

Board Exam date: 06 October 2021
Registration closing date: 30 June 2021
Exam Prep date: 27 August 2021


Board exam fee: The fees listed below are payable in full upon receipt of invoice and includes VAT.
There is a non-refundable assessment fee of R1,150.00 to evaluate if you meet the eligibility requirements to write the exam.

Eligible candidates - a Board Exam fee of R4,190.00 is payable at the latest three (3) months before the Board Exam date. Click here for more details on the fees payable

Please send an email to if you have any queries about the Board exam.