News and Announcements

Good news for IST Graduate Programme 2021 applicants

We have extended the application deadline for the IST Graduate Programme 2021 by two weeks.

WSP and ATR deadline: 30 April 21

The deadline for WSP and ATR submission to INSETA is 30 April 21.

Working our QCTO magic with i capital

The learners embraced this life-changing opportunity in March and for the next year, will be put thr...

VIDEO: What’s your More?

Congratulations Tshepiso! We are incredibly proud of the legacy you represent and the extraordinary...

Will you meet the 31 May CPD deadline?

If the thought of CPD hours stresses you out, then you’re clearly not among the 13,500+ users who ar...

GIFS CEO’s article in FIA Insight

If you haven’t heard of “MOOCS” and why everyone around the world is talking about it, who better to...

#1YearofLockdown: here’s what we learned

Exactly a year ago today, South Africans heeded the call by President Cyril Ramaphosa to #StayHome t...

Our new IST Graduate Programme is an insurance game-changer!

Say hello to the latest innovation in our GIFS Universe: The IST Graduate Programme 2021. It’s a gam...

The challenge is on: GIFS welcomes Santam Warriors!

The Graduate Institute of Financial Sciences (GIFS) and South Africa’s the largest short-term insure...

The crucial shifting role of online learning

Online learning slashes the costs of traditional learning, making knowledge-exchange affordable for...

Hollard powers up with QCTO

This is a huge milestone for Hollard learners, and we are super excited to facilitate their QCTO lea...

3 cool GIF(t)S just for you

We are offering you 3 amazing with-love-from-us gifts. So, you can stress less and start focusing on...

Love and LOLs! GIFSters spread the love on Valentine’s Day.

Whether you’re a hopeless romantic or a hopeless sceptic, grab some popcorn or a quick cuppa and che...

What are you #grateful for today?

Here are some the things that GIFSters have listed on their Most Grateful For lists.

NEW: 7 BANKSETA qualifications!

We kick off 2021 with some good news: GIFS is now accredited with the BANKSETA Education and Trainin...

CEO’s message: You can’t lockdown hope

In this spirit of togetherness, we remain passionately committed to creating a better Africa for all...

VIDEO: Stress-free CPD? It’s here!

How do you slot in CPD hours between your deadlines, obligations, meetings, commitments, presentatio...

How INSETA system interruptions affect you

INSETA has issued a memo highlighting interruptions to its operating systems that will roll over int...

Unveiled: the IIG Academic Programme’s Top 20!

This is it. The moment that more than 44 young insurance go-getters have been waiting for! Judges fo...

Gwen’s story: education is inspiration

We genuinely believe that we can build a better Africa through education; we are inspired by the res...

Diwali with the GIFSters

Our GIFS family is big on celebrating unique-ness. We really look forward to acknowledging key cultu...

We’ve teamed up with The Compliance Toolbox

We are thrilled to be associated with such a celebrated brand and look forward to a happy partnershi...

WATCH: A spook-tacular Halloween performance from JHB GIFSters!

It was a dark and stormy night when a hair-raising screech pierced the air, sending shivers of terro...

LIT 2019 graduates ready for bigger things!

Sometimes, all it takes is one opportunity to change your life...

Ground-breaking youth empowerment initiative within the Financial Services Sector

A ground-breaking economic rejuvenation initiative to identify and nurture fresh talent within South...