You can enrol at any time of the year; there is no specific start date, unless otherwise specified by the specific training provider/institution.

There are no academic qualifications or other requirements to participate in any of our courses unless specified on the particular course site or by the training provider/institution.

The courses offered are studied by distance learning, online, so there is no need to attend a college as all the material will be available online.

The rules of attendance for Accredited and Premium courses might differ from the other courses, as this is stipulated by the course’s training institution/provider.

Yes, most courses we offer are studied online by distance learning, unless specified otherwise by a specific training provider/institution and might include an approach of blended learning (distance online learning and classroom attendance/exam).

There are no time limits at all, you can take as long as you like to complete the course, unless specified otherwise for Accredited and Premium Courses by the specific training provider/institution.

You can take each test/quiz as many times as it takes to pass – only the final test/quiz you pass counts, so any previous attempts can be viewed as a warm up. All the lessons’ content is visible from the start; however, you must take each test/quiz in order.

The rules of testing for the Accredited and premium courses is different, as stipulated by the course’s training institution/provider.

No. Only the final test/quiz is counts towards your final pass rate. The tests are simply to ensure you have met the learning objectives, understood the lesson content and are ready to progress to the next lesson.

The rules of testing for Accredited and Premium courses might differ from one another, as this is stipulated by the course’s training institution/provider.

This differs from course to course. It can be immediately or even take up to 14 days. Once you enrol for courses and complete, you’ll see how long before you’ll actually get your final mark.

SAACI Academy membership is included in the SAACI annual membership fee, to be renewed 1 July 2016. Accredited and premium courses’ return policies will be according to the specific training provider/institution’s terms and conditions.

SAACI Academy membership is included in the SAACI annual membership fee, to be renewed 1 July 2016. The membership gives you access to a variety of free soft skill courses (Workplace Education and Open Education) and discounted rates for Accredited and Premium. Registration and payment for the latter are done directly via the specific training provider/institution.

Your SAACI Academy membership gives you access to the SAACI Academy Learning Management System (LMS) platform. It includes subscription/s (login detail per user), unlimited access to Workplace Skills Training and Open Education courses, and access to only the Accredited and Premium access training platform but not the course itself; business day telephonic and e-mail support. Accredited and Premium courses are priced separately at discounted rates for SAACI Academy members only. Registration and payment are done directly via the specific training provider/institution.

No, you first have to register as a SAACI member before you can register as a SAACI Academy member. If you are not yet a SAACI member, please go to www.saaci.org and click on JOIN US to become a member.

SAACI Academy membership is included in the SAACI annual membership fee, to be renewed 1 July 2016. Payment will be made to SAACI directly, as usual. As to payment methods for the Accredited and Premium courses, this will be determined and instructed by each providers/institution.

SAACI Academy membership is included in the SAACI annual membership fee, to be renewed 1 July 2016. Payment will be made to SAACI directly, as usual. As to payment methods for the Accredited and Premium courses, this will be determined and instructed by each providers/institution.

The payment method accepted for these courses is determined by the specific training provider/institution (may differ from one provider to another) and will be communicated accordingly once you register for these courses.

SAACI Academy membership is included in the SAACI annual membership fee, to be renewed 1 July 2016. Should you not pay the full membership fee, it may be that you won’t have access to the SAACI Academy. Contact SAACI directly for more information. Terms and conditions regarding payment for Accredited and Premium courses are determined by the specific training provider/institution.

This really varies from course to course. Some courses may take only a few minutes, others a couple of weeks. It also depends on how often you log in to learn.

Most courses (except Accredited and Premium Courses and some Open Courseware) require an 80% final exam mark. You also need to obtain at least 80% for each lesson/module/unit quiz before you can proceed to attempt the final exam.

Accredited and Premium Courses each has their own examination requirements as set out by the training organisation/provider.

Go to the ‘RegisterTab’ in the top left menu tab on the SAACI Academy home page. Alternatively SAACI Academy will contact you or send an email to info@saaci-academy.org.

Please send us an e-mail immediately to info@saaci-academy.org with subject ‘No login details’.

Please send us an e-mail immediately to info@saaci-academy.org with subject ‘Failed login’.

Kindly refer to this link for more information regarding SETA grants, Workplace Skills Plans (WSP), Annual Training Report (ATR) learnership grants, accreditation etc. You can also contact our skills development consultants by sending an email to info@saaci-academy.org.

Kindly refer to this link for more information regarding SETA grants, Workplace Skills Plans (WSP), Annual Training Report (ATR) learnership grants, accreditation etc. You can also contact our skills development consultants by sending an email to info@saaci-academy.org.

Kindly refer to this link for more information regarding SETA grants, Workplace Skills Plans (WSP), Annual Training Report (ATR) learnership grants, accreditation etc. You can also contact our skills development consultants by sending an email to info@saaci-academy.org.

LOGIN and Browser Related Issues

You can access the LMS from the login link on the top left-hand side of this page.

Bookmark the URL in your browser if you use the same computer regularly. If you have any difficulty logging into the LMS, please contact the SAACI Academy Helpdesk using the online form.

Remember to logout and close the browser window of the LMS when you have finished your session.

When you use the University LMS, it stores a ‘session cookie’ in your browser. If you do not logout when you have finished your session, it may lock you out of the LMS. If you are having trouble logging into the LMS, we suggest you clear your browser cache and cookies. Logging out of the LMS at the end of each session protects both your privacy and clears the ‘session cookie’ making it easier to re-login.

To clear your cache/temporary internet files and cookies, select your browser from the list below and follow the instructions.

PC browser settings

Internet Explorer 11

Open Internet Explorer 11, click the ‘gear’ settings button then select ‘Internet options’ from the drop-down menu.
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In the Internet Options window, under Browsing History, click the ‘Delete’ button.

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In the Delete Browsing History window, select ‘Temporary Internet Files and website files’ and ‘Cookies and website data’. Click the ‘Delete’ button.

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Back at the Internet Options window, click the ‘OK’ button.

Exit and relaunch Internet Explorer 11.

The Learning Management System (LMS) is compatible with a range of browsers on a Microsoft Windows PC and Mac. We commit to keeping our products compatible with all modern web browsers including (but not limited to) Firefox, Safari, Chrome (all on PC & Mac) & Internet Explorer.

Below are the supported browsers for the most common PC and Mac operating Systems. Please update your browser if it is not on the list of supported browsers:

Mozilla Firefox

Google Chrome

Internet Explorer

We strongly recommend that you install two browsers on your computer. Having two browsers on your computer allows you alternatives when troubleshooting.

  • Log out and close the browser window once you have finished using the LMS especially on a public or shared computer. Close the browser windows before leaving
  • Never save your password on a shared computer or in your browser.