C2M is an accredited training office and offers both SAICA (South African Institute of Chartered Accountants) and SAIPA (South African Institute of Professional Accountants) learnerships. As a medium-sized audit and accounting firm, our trainees are exposed to multiple clients covering a wide range of sectors and industries.
Students who have completed a bachelor’s or Honours degree in accounting are welcome to email their CV and latest results to email@example.com. C2M also offers a few learnership opportunities to undergraduate students. If you are in the process of completing your bachelor’s degree and would like to start your articles, send a copy of your latest results and a short CV to firstname.lastname@example.org.
SAICA LEARNERSHIP PROGRAMME
4 Steps to Become a Chartered Accountant (SA):
For university admission, the minimum requirements are a Level 5 pass in Mathematics and a National Senior Certificate with matric exemption. You will need to take pure Mathematics and not Mathematical Literacy.
Having Accounting as a school subject will help you in your future studies.
Ensure that the university you attend is accredited by the South African Institute of Chartered Accountants (SAICA).
Obtain a SAICA accredited qualification, for example, a B. Acc or B. Compt degree. Once you have obtained your accredited degree, you will be required to complete a Certificate in the Theory of Accounting (CTA) or equivalent qualification. This is a post-graduate course. Should you decide to study part-time, these qualifications can be completed while you are busy with your SAICA Learnership.
- Register with a training entity, such as C2M Chartered Accountants Inc.
- Pass SAICA Professional Exam
- The Initial Test of Competence (ITC)
- The Assessment of Professional Competence (APC)
SAIPA LEARNERSHIP PROGRAMME
Four steps to becoming a Professional Accountant (SA):
For university admission, the minimum requirements are a Level 5 pass in Mathematics and a National Senior Certificate with matric exemption. You will need to take pure Mathematics and not Mathematical Literacy. Having Accounting as a school subject will help you in your future studies.
If you are studying towards or hold a B. COMM degree (or equivalent) from a SAIPA-accredited tertiary institution with the following subjects, you qualify to register as a trainee member with SAIPA:
- Financial Accounting 3
- Taxation 1
- Auditing 1 / Internal Auditing 2 / Internal Control and Code of Ethics
- Corporate Law 1 / Commercial Law 2
- Management Accounting
Once you have completed your degree, you will need to obtain practical experience by completing a three-year learnership with a SAIPA Accredited Training Centre such as C2M Chartered Accountants Inc.
- Write and pass the SAIPA Professional Evaluation (PE) Examination.
TIPS | CHOOSING AN AUDIT FIRM FOR SAICA OR SAIPA ARTICLES
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SAICA/SAIPA TRAINING | HOLIDAY INDUCTION PROGRAMME
C2M has several holiday induction programmes available. The holiday induction program expose students to the SAICA and SAIPA work environment. This is the perfect opportunity for students to ask career related questions regarding the SAICA, SAIPA and CIMA training programmes.
HOW TO APPLY?
Send a short CV and a copy of your latest results to email@example.com
SAIPA Trainee Accountants
SAICA Trainee Accountants
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We provide a service that meets our clients’ expectations within a cost-effective manner by still adhering to the highest standards.
We believe that our reputation is the cornerstone of our business. We are always honest and straightforward.
We always have our clients’ best interest and experience in mind. We operate with a culture of trustworthiness.
We make every effort to understand our clients, staff and communities and what matters to them.
C2M is an accredited training office and offers both SAICA and SAIPA learnerships. As a medium-sized audit and accounting firm, our trainees are exposed to multiple clients covering a wide range of sectors and industries.
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