Foreign Professionals Desk
This service offers assistance to foreign professionals who have a three-year, or higher, degree (Undergraduate, Honours and Masters). Specifically, those wanting to have their qualifications recognised by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA); be registered with the relevant professional body or to those want to find employment related to their field of expertise.
Sponsorship and advice on the translation of qualifications and the South African Qualifications Authority processes are provided. Artisans wanting to complete their Trade Tests are assisted. We work closely with clients to develop a professional reputation and offer intensive job application guidance and support
Foreign Matriculants who wish to enter tertiary education in South Africa, are also given non-financial assistance to ensure that the SAQA application process is completed properly.
The Foreign Professionals Desk’s Online SAQA Application Support
Carefully read Phase 1 Infographic and follow the link to the Registration Form. Once you have completed and submitted the Google form, FPD will contact you to schedule a Zoom consultation.
NOTE we cannot move forward until the form has been completed.
For SAQA enquiries, please email email@example.com
Click on the images to see the SAQA applications phase 1 and 2
SAQA applications phase 1
SAQA applications phase 2
LAURENCE : PROSECUTOR, CLEANER AND VOLUNTEER THROUGH EMPLOYMENT ACCESS PROGRAMME
Laurence sought assistance at the Employment Access Programme, which connects documented clients to job opportunities through skill training and professional development. Here, Laurence’s legal qualifications were submitted to the South Africa Qualifications Authority (SAQA) and, whilst awaiting the outcome, she was connected to opportunities in French-English translation – including at a legal conference hosted by the Bertha Foundation.
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