The South African Qualification & Certification Committee for the Fire Industry
The SAQCC offers training courses that are recognised by the South African qualification authority (SAQA) at the five accredited training centres listed below.
PLEASE NOTE – IF THE TRAINING CENTRE IS NOT SHOWN BELOW, IT IS NOT RECOGNISED AND ANY CERTIFICATES ISSUED BY THAT CENTRE WILL NOT BE VALID.
Trainees must be registered with SAQCC-Fire and work for a minimum period of six months under the direct supervision of a registered competent person. Both must be employed by an SABS 1475 Permit holding company. A trainee has a minimum period of six months and a maximum of 24 months to apply to become a registered competent person.
To become registered as a trainee, the applicant must first successfully complete the five day course at one of the approved training centres and submit a certified copy of his certificate with his application for registration.