Professional Body & Boards in South Africa

Persons applying for a Critical Skills Visa will need to make application to a SAQA or Government recognised professional body, council or board and have their skills confirmed to be in line with the critical skills category under which they are applying. The professional body, council or board will depend on the critical skill you are applying under. In order complete this application, the various bodies and boards will require certain documentation to adjudicate on. This documentation varies from board to board but one must generally submit with a CV, recommendation letters, qualifications and transcripts (evaluated by SAQA) and experience within the field. Click the below link for a list of recognised professional bodies and boards List of Professional Bodies recognised by SAQA (xlsx file)