SAQA 94222:

QCTO: Occupational Certificate: Organisational Risk Practitioner

NQF Level 6 | NLRD ID: 94222


Who will benefit from the programme?

The programme would be suitable for:

Programme Structure

Admission Requirements

The minimum entry requirements for admission are:

The minimum entrance requirements for the Occupational Certificate: Organizational Risk Practitioner programme is a Higher Certificate in Short Term Insurance at NQF Level 5 or a National Certificate in Short Term Insurance NQF Level 5 (120 credits).

In addition to the above, the general rules will apply with regard to admission requirements based on work experience, age and maturity, and admission via Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL).


learners will be assessed by means of a Formative Assessment, a Summative Assessment and finally by an EISA (external integrated summative assessment). The EISA will be conducted by an external exam centre approved/ accredited by the QCTO.

Occupational Group

The Occupational Risk Management in Short-term Insurance programme is aimed at insurance staff working across all sectors of the industry and is a logical progression from the National Certificate or Higher Certificate in Short-term Insurance. The program provides an in-depth understanding of insurance practices in terms of technical subject matter and application skills.

This qualification will also allow students to apply for professional membership to the Insurance Institute of South Africa (IISA) for the designation of Associate of the Insurance Institute of South Africa. Application forms for membership to the IISA are available on their website at

Learning Outcomes