Professional Bodies

Professional Bodies plays a vital role in the continual professional development of practitioners and professionals in the Risk & Compliance field.

Below is a list of Professional Associations, we believe you will be interested in:

This page is continously being updated and links will be added soon.

South Africa


Abbrevation & Full Name

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ACFE – Association of Certified Fraud Examiners


APSO – Federation of African Professional Staffing Organisations


ASDSA – Association for Skills Development in South Africa


CCASA – Corporate Counsel Association of South Africa

The Corporate Counsel Association of South Africa (CCASA) was formed in 1982 to promote the common interests of corporate lawyers (in-house counsel) in South Africa.


CIGFARO – Chartered Institute of Government Finance Audit and Risk Officers

The Chartered Institute of Goverment Finance Audit and Risk Officers is the recognized professional body for finance, audit, risk management, performance management and related professionals in the public sector.

The Institute was founded in 1929.

1068 CIPPT – Chartered Institute for Professional Practitioners and Trainers
816 CIPS – Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply

CISA – Compliance Institute Southern Africa


COMENSA – Coaches and Mentors of South Africa

940 DMISA – Disaster Management Institute of Southern Africa
867 EAPASA – Employee Assistance Professionals Association of South Africa
818 IBA – Institute of Business Advisers Southern Africa
1069 ICFP – Institute of Commercial Forensic Practitioners
837 IISA – Insurance Institute of South Africa
868 ILASA – Institute of Loss Adjusters of Southern Africa
964 IMCSA – Institute of Management Consultants and Master Coaches of South Africa
830 IPM – Institute of People Management

IRMSA – Institute of Risk Management South Africa

944 LSSA – Law Society of South Africa
839 PRISA – Public Relations Institute of Southern Africa
1004 SAAMA – Southern African Asset Management Association
639 SABPP – South African Board for People Practices
844 SAIOH – Southern African Institute for Occupational Hygiene


Coming soon…

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Your professional body can be listed here if:

  • Your members hold a formal professional qualification,
  • You represent the interest of a profession function within the Risk & Compliance field, or
  • Your members practice in a profession advocating risk management and compliance.

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