BECOME A SAIBA STUDENT MEMBERYour first step in your career towards a professional designation
SAIBA Student Member
Becoming a Student Member of SAIBA is the first step in your career to becoming part of the fastest growing professional body in Southern Africa. Not only will you enjoy some of the benefits of membership, but you will also be advancing your future career from an early stage.
Current year Proof of registration with University or College
Become a SAIBA Student Member for
and gain instant access to this elite network
Personal and Professional Benefits to joining SAIBA
YOU HAVE THE POTENTIAL TO EARN MORE
EMPLOYERS WANT YOU
Employers prefer candidates with professional body association as it shows commitment to professional standards and ethics , knowledge and experience.
YOUR PROFESSIONALISM IS ENHANCED
Earning a designation enhances your professional image and reputation as it shows your commitment to the profession.
receive recognition as a Commissioner of oaths, Accounting Officer, Independent reviewer, Business Rescue Practitioners and may obtain Immigration verification
PROFESSIONAL BODY RECOGNITION
More rewards you receive when you sign up
Training & Support
Satisfy your CPD requirements with a broad catalogue of courses and uniquely tailored, affordable CPD packages for every stage of your career. You also have access to quality technical support.
SAIBA Members qualify for professional indemnity cover at lowest industry rates. Aon South Africa (Pty) Ltd, the leading Specialty Insurance Brokers in South Africa, have structured a unique offering for SAIBA Members.
REWARDS FROM OUR PARTNERS
WHAT YOU GET
Up to 10% discount for SAIBA members who are new to Draftworx
Draftworx Financial Statements and Working Papers are an all-inclusive automated drafting and working paper suite, with full integration into all Sage Pastel, Quickbooks & Xero accounting products.
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WHAT YOU GET
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WHAT YOU GET
R10,000+ for SAIBA members who buy a franchise licence
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WHAT YOU GET
The SAIBA Professional Indemnity Programme has been tailor-made with the accounting professional in mind
In proud association with Aon South Africa (Pty) Ltd(“Aon”), the leading Specialty Insurance Brokers in South Africa, we have structured a unique offering for SAIBA Members to address these risks, at highly preferential rates. The SAIBA PI programme will be insured through the proudly South African insurer, The Hollard Insurance Company (“the Insurer”). Both are registered Financial Service Providers with long track records in professional liabilities.
SAIBA believes that as part of the objectives of the organization, promotion of good business practice and risk management is of paramount importance. Through the collective buying power of the SAIBA, we have been able to secure highly competitive rates with the widest cover and low excesses.