The Association of Certified Fraud Examiners SA Chapter (ACFE SA) is the only recognized professional body for fraud and forensic examination practitioners in South Africa. Registered by SAQA, per the requirements set out in the National Qualifications Framework Act, Act 67 of 2008, this officially affords professional status to everybody with the CFE qualification, and recognizes the ACFE SA as constituted to represent and regulate anti-fraud professionals.
As a non-profit professional body we exist to improve the level of professionalism and positively influence the quality of advice delivered by our members.
The ACFE SA’s objectives are to actively promote and develop the profession, its credibility and a thriving business environment in South Africa. The ACFE SA upholds and supports the fundamental tenets of the profession – the Code of Ethics and the International Standards for the Professional Practice of the anti-fraud professional. We are committed to the development our members and supports the profession by providing a wide range of services dedicated to the education and advancement of anti-fraud practioners.
The ACFE provide Bona Fide qualifications through administration of the CFE International Examination which is recognised as a NQF 6 qualification with SAQA. Through our global partnership with the ACFE International, we are the only institution able to offer the CFE® certification. The CFE® mark asserts that the anti-fraud professional has met stringent qualification and competency requirements and adheres to an uncompromising code of ethics and professional standards.
Members of the ACFE SA benefit from ongoing educational opportunities, publications and updates featuring the latest developments, as well as unique networking opportunities that promote their professional and career development.