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 and completed online, so there is no need to attend a college as all the required material will be provided 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, 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 for the online soft skill courses, you can take study at your own pace.
Accredited and Premium Courses will have their own deadlines as specified by the specific training provider/institution.
SAACI Academy membership is included for free if selected in your SAACI membership package when you registered. The membership gives you unlimited access to all the soft skill courses 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 unlimited access to the SAACI Academy Learning Management System (LMS) platform. Accredited and Premium courses are priced separately at discounted rates for SAACI Academy members only. Registration and payment for Accredited ad Premium courses are done directly via the specific training provider/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.
This really varies from course to course. Some courses may take only a few hours, others a couple of weeks. It will be indicated on each course’s information page.
LOGIN and Browser Related Issues
You can access the LMS from the login link on the top right-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.
In the Internet Options window, under Browsing History, click the ‘Delete’ button.
In the Delete Browsing History window, select ‘Temporary Internet Files and website files’ and ‘Cookies and website data’. Click the ‘Delete’ button.
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:
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.