Occupational Certificate: Professional Principal Executive Officer
SAQA ID: 93602
NQF: Level 07
134901000 - KM01: External regulatory framework for retirement funds NQF level 7 (17)
134901000 - KM02: Implementation and monitoring of the internal regulatory framework NQF level 7 (7)
134901000 - KM03: Operational, financial and investment requirements of a retirement fund NQF level 7 (10)
134901000 - KM04: Fund Governance and Strategic Leadership NQF level 7 (16)
Total number of credits for knowledge modules: 50
Practical Skill modules:
134901000 - PM01: Apply primary legislation to a retirement fund NQF level 6 (8)
134901000 - PM02: Implement and monitor fund rules and board approved policies NQF level 7 (5)
134901000 - PM03: Manage the operations of the retirement fund NQF level 7 (8)
134901000 - PM04: Guide the board in its decision-making responsibility NQF level 7 (15)
Total number of credits for practical skills modules: 36
This qualification also requires the following compulsory Work Experience Modules:
134901000 – WM01: Apply the external regulatory framework to the fund’s operations NQF level 7 (15)
134901000 – WM02: Monitor adherence to fund rules and policies NQF level 5 (7)
134901000 – WM03: Manage the deliverables of a retirement fund NQF level 6 (5)
134901000 – WM04: Apply sound governance practices to the management framework of the retirement fund NQF level 7 (37)
Total number of credits for Work Experience Modules: 64
1. External Integrated Summative Assessments (EISA)
The 2019 EISA Assessments will take place on the below-listed dates.
27 May 2019: Johannesburg and Cape Town (venue to be confirmed)
Please click on the links below for more information about EISA and to download the relevant documents.
2. Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL) Programme
Please click on the links below for more information about RPL and to download the relevant documentation.
RPL Fees (VAT Inclusive): Proffessional Principal Executive Officer
Non Refundable Registration Fee R966.00 (Payable with the submission of this application form)
Programme Fee R7 245.00 (Payable before receiving the material and access to study)
Examination Fee R6 038.00 (Payable before writing the exam)
Re-Registration Fee R 966.00 (Payable with application to re-register)
Supplementary Exam Fee R1 449.00 (Payable before access letter is granted to the exam)
Terms and Conditions
All submission requirements must be submitted by the required due dates to be eligible to write the final exam.
All required fees must be paid with proof of payments submitted within the required timeframes.
All information provided must be verifiable, complete and truthful.
Accreditation of Assessment Centres
To view the list of accredited Assessment Centres available on the QCTO website, please click here
To download the Assessment Centre evaluation tool, please click here
Accreditation of Training Providers
Training service providers who wish to offer the PPEO qualification can register for accreditation directly with the QCTO.