FAIS CPD exemption notification
Please see below statement issued by the
FSCA as it relates to FAIS CPD activities required for South African
FSCA FAIS Notice 35 of 2019.pdf
CFA Society South Africa is delighted to announce the recent CPD
exemption that applies to, amongst others, CFA charterholders
The exemption allows for any CFA Institute PL (Professional Learning) verifiable activity as “extended CPD activities” provided that it is:
to functions and role of the CFA charterholder
to the skill, knowledge and expertise
identified gaps in technical and generic knowledge and
takes into account changing internal and external conditions relevant to
financial services and financial products
Proof of your CFA Institute membership and completion of such
“extended CPD activities ” can be submitted for verifiable CPD hours in terms
CFA Society South Africa does not manage CFA Institute PL credits and therefore cannot assist with loading and recording of PL credits.
Members are required to obtain their own records and certificates for qualifying "extended CPD activities"
Request this by emailing [email protected].
Please note: Self-verified and self-attested CE credits will not count as CPD verifiable credits.
CPD Programme Event Information
CFA Society South Africa is an accredited CPD service provider through the FPI.
Please note the process for CFA Society South Africa CPD Programme Event.