Crest Advisory Africa Training Academy is a leading service provider for several corporates, locally and globally. Crest Advisory Africa Training Academy is also contracted to be the preferred service across a diverse service offering.

Services SETA Accreditation

Crest Advisory Africa Training Academy has been Accredited by the Services SETA as a training provider within the South African Qualification Framework (SAQA). The Accredited Training Provider Registration Number is 12236.

As a result of the Body of Knowledge within Crest Advisory Africa, we specialize in the Training and Development and the upskilling of people, leaders, etc. Skills transfer is a priority for Crest Advisory Africa and we continuously research what the need is in the market and develop training and development products to close the gap and be industry leaders.

Endorsement of Training Courses

Crest Advisory Africa Training Academy has been endorsed by the following local and international industry and discipline-specific institutes:

  • Institute of Risk Managers of South Africa (IRMSA)
    2015 to current
  • Association of Internal Control Practitioners (AICP) (UK)
    2016 to current
  • South African Institute of Security (SAIS)
    2016 to 2017

International Certification Program

Crest Advisory Africa Training Academy has been accepted as one of the selected few global companies to form part of the PECB (Canada) Global University.

This provides the international best practices in a diverse offering to our clients, from training on International Standards to Certification of Quality Management Systems, with international recognition. Crest Advisory Africa is the only company within the PECB Accredited Partners that has been approved and accredited for three (3) global territories, namely: Africa and the Middle East, Europe and Asia Pacific.

Crest Advisory Africa is an Accredited Platinum Partner of PECB regarding the below-mentioned certification services. There are only 18 Accredited Platinum Partners globally out of 1921 Accredited Partners of PECB.

  • Institute of Risk Managers of South Africa (IRMSA)
    2015 to current
  • Association of Internal Control Practitioners (AICP) (UK)
    2016 to current
  • South African Institute of Security (SAIS)
    2016 to 2017

We can certify:

  • Certification of Persons
  • Certification of Products
  • Certification of Management Systems
  • Certifications of Training programs
  • Certification of Trainers
  • Certification of Auditors

Available Internationally Certified ISO Courses

International Accreditation Service (IAS)

PECB has been certified by the IAS as an Internationally Accredited Body to certify all the products and services mentioned above.

Accreditation from IAS provides independent verification that businesses, organizations and governmental entities are competent and comply with industry and/or international standards. Headquartered in California, IAS is an internationally recognized accreditation body that has been providing world-class customer service since 1975.

Clients in the Training and Development Environment

Crest Advisory Africa Training Academy is the industry leader and we have been contracted to some of the most prestigious private and public enterprises to conduct their training, either in-house, customized or classroom-based.

Globally recognized institutes

  • Institute of Internal Auditors of South Africa (IIASA)
  • Institute of Risk Managers of South Africa (IRMSA)
  • Association of Internal Control Practitioners (AICP) (UK)
  • South African Institute of Security (SAIS)

Fortune 500& JSE Listed Corporates

  • SizweNthalubaGobodo (SNG)
  • Anglo America,
  • Anglo Gold Ashanti
  • Debswana (De Beers Botswana)
  • Diamond Trading Company of Botswana (DTCB)
  • Barrick Africa Gold Plc (RSA and the UK)
  • Acacia Mining
  • Sibanye Gold
  • Royal Bafokeng Platinum Mining
  • SAAB Grintek,
  • Goldfields, etc.

Public Sector

  • Treasury Eastern Cape
  • Mpumalanga Economic Growth Agency (MEGA)
  • State Security Agency (SSA)
  • Financial Intelligence Centre (FIC)
  • East Rand Water (ERWAT)
  • South Africa Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA)
  • South African Reserve Bank (SARB)

Medical Scheme Environment

  • Medscheme Medical Scheme
  • Polmed Medical Scheme
  • Bestmed Medical Scheme (Risk, Business Continuity, Compliance, etc.)

Industry Leading Non-Profit Organisations (NPO):

  • National Metrological Institute of South Africa (NMISA)

Regulatory Bodies or Regulators

  • Mpumalanga Gaming Board (MGB)
  • South African Civil Aviation Authority (SACAA)

Clients in the Training and Development Environment

Our associates are or have been representing Crest Advisory Africa on various Industry, Academic and Standards setting committees which include, but are not limited to:

  • University of South Africa (Unisa) Operational Risk Management Committee
  • CTI / Pearson Group, Curriculum Development Committee: Commerce
  • Monash University as an advisory to the development of industry-based curricula;
  • The Institute of Internal Auditors (IIASA) is a South Africa / Africa network of auditors that regulates auditing practices
    • It serves internal auditors in South Africa by offering Technical Guidance, Professional Training Programs, Certification Programs, Continuing Professional Development Opportunities, Conferences and Networking Opportunities.
  • Consumer Goods Council of South Africa (CGCSA), regarding the establishment of Minimum Standards in Security Risk Management for Shopping Centre Management
  • Shopping Centre National Conferencing as keynote speakers or SME Panelists
  • Procurement environment (Supply Chain), International Indaba’s in Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban, for the past 3 years, and will be a keynote address at the World Smart Procurement Conference at the end of October 2020;
  • The Insurance industry at the Singapore Actuaries Society (SAS);
  • Currently nominated to form part of the Monash University Group working committees on Corporate Governance.