Does AFM offer qualifications?
Yes. AFM offers qualification courses registered
on the National Qualifications Framework Levels 5 - 6. Refer to the qualifications
section of this website for more detail.
Does AFM offer skills programmes?
Yes. AFM offers a wide range of non unit
standard-based (in other words, not registered with the South African
Qualification Authority) and unit standard based workshops and skills
programmes that range ranging from NQF level 3 to level 7. Refer to the
skills programmes and workshops section of this website.
What about customised courses?
AFM does offer non unit standard-based
(in other words, not registered with the South African Qualification Authority)
customised courses, skills programmes and workshops tailored to suit the
needs of the client. Give us a call for more information. You can find
our number on the contact details section of
Does AFM have any Seta accreditations?
Yes. AFM is accredited by the BankSeta.
Our accreditation number is 557 022. You can visit the BankSeta website
What about international comparison?
AFM's material is outcomes-basesd and is
comparable to international standards. Various training courses. Various
AFM courses are used as preparation for international qualifications such
as the CFA. AFM has also run successful training courses internationally.
AFM's courses known and accepted in the financial industry?
Yes. AFM has provided solutions to many of
the major financial services companies in South Africa and is well known
for providing quality and reliable training. You can see a list of some of
our corporate clientele by
clicking the link.
What format does the training take?
Training takes the format of face to face
lectures, usually one day each, during which the candidates are exposed
to financial media, discussions and simulations. Our training also includes
simulated share trading, practical case studies and assignments and interactive
is the duration and cost of the course?
Qualifications normally run for one year.
Skills programmes may differ in their duration. Refer to the timetable
and costs section of this website for more information.
career paths can I enter once completing a course in financial
We find that our students tend to enter
(or work in) the following fields:
Promotion of access to information?
You can access Manual 51 of the company
by clicking this link