The South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) is the official body that is responsible for managing professional designations, and the appointment of the professional body to manage the profession in accordance with applicable legislation and best practice.
APSO has worked consistently since its inception to professionalise the staffing industry through the setting of standards such as the APSO Code of Ethics and the implementation of exams to ensure compliance and professionalism of individuals.
In September 2013 SAQA confirmed APSO's appointment as the professional body for the staffing industry as well as registering three (3) professional designations specific to the industry, namely:
The Education and Training of APSO’s Industry Professionalisation offers the critical and unparalleled industry knowledge, individual and organisational credibility, and professional prestige for all levels of professionals in the staffing and recruiting sectors. Register today to gain well sought recognition as a high-achieving, knowledgeable professional.