Tax Technician Qualification

Want to become a Tax Practitioner?

Where can I study?
Credo Business College (CBC) is an accredited Skills development provider with Quality council of Trade and Occupation (QCTO) for the Tax Technician qualification.
Accreditation Number: QCTO: SDP/16/0106

Enrolment months: January - December
Programme commences: As this is an online e-learning programme, you can start at a time convenient to you. We will schedule your learning programme accordingly
Mode of delivery: Distance learner via our online e-learning platform

Professional Membership?
By completing your Tax Technician Qualification you can register for professional membership with SAIT.
Any person who wants to be a Tax Practitioner needs to be registered with SARS and a recognised controlling body in terms of Section 240A of the Tax Administration Act, 2011 (as amended). The Act requires that minimum academic and practical requirements be set to register with a controlling body. The South African Institute of Taxation (SAIT) is a registered controlling body in terms of Section 240A.

Tax Technician – NQF Level 6 – SAQA ID 93624
This qualification will enable you to submit and deal with tax compliance issues on behalf of clients.

A qualified person will be able to:
1. Register taxpayers.
2. Calculate and compute tax liability.
3. Submit tax returns.
4. Produce tax packs for audit and review functions.
5. Analyse assessments.
6. Initiate, consult and manage Alternative dispute resolution (ADR) process.
7. Manage administrative processes and fiduciary responsibility.

Course structure
The course is divided into knowledge based, practical based and work experience modules
You will need to complete 18 - 36 months’ work experience at an accredited company, you can do this while you are doing the knowledge and practical part of your studies or after completing your studies or use your past experience for recognition of prior learning.
Admission requirements:

Grade 12 or equivalent qualification with Accounting and Mathematics. Please contact CBC for a full prospectus.

What are the costs?
Please contact us that we can prepare a quote for you.

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Contact Details

Contact Person: 

Lizette Lategan
Course Details

Unit Standard: 

SAQA ID 93624

NQF Level: 

Level 6



Course Delivery Method: 

E-learning E-learning

Blended Blended

Course Duration: 

Full time - 12 months or Part time - 24 months


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Course fee Includes: 

Textbook, Study guide for each unit, Online assignments, Practice examinations, Study programme , Access to a facilitator telephonically and electronically,One assessment opportunity