Other accredited / recognised courses that we offer
The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA) is the global professional management accounting body. CIMA is committed to elevating the profession and works closely with employers – updating their qualifications, professional experience requirements and continuing professional development programme to ensure their continuing relevance to business. Optimi College is an accredited CIMA Tuition Provider.
College SA offers the following industry-recognised CIMA course:
CIMA Certificate in Business Accounting
Chartered Global Management AccountantTM (CGMA®) is the global designation for management accountants. As a CIMA member, you automatically qualify for the designation and can use the letters CGMA after your name.
Please note, in order to get the letters behind your name, you need to complete your strategic case study exam, and, have a certain amount of relevant work experience.
Optimi College is a Sage Authorised Learning Partner. Sage is the market leader for integrated accounting, payroll and payment systems.
Sage 50c Pastel Partner Intermediate
Sage Pastel Payroll Administrator
These Pastel courses will equip you to use accounting software and to become a skilled payroll administrator.
The South African Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (Saiosh) is recognised by the South African Qualifications Authority (SAQA) as the professional body for Occupational Health and Safety (OHS) in terms of the National Qualifications Framework (NQF) Act, Act 67 of 2008.
Optimi College has been recognised as a training provider. We hold a Corporate Membership status which means that our OHS training courses were verified and meets the academic requirements for professional registration as a Technical Member (TechSaiosh).
A person that successfully completed a TechSaiosh verified course qualify (subject to also having 2 years practical experience) to be professionally registered by Saiosh as Technical Members (TechSaiosh). Technical Member (TechSaiosh) is the first level of professional designations and provides an opportunity for persons with short courses and practical experience to practice in the field of Occupational Health and Safety.
The employment title for this level is Occupational Health and Safety Practitioner (OHSPrac). https://www.saiosh.co.za/page/course_verification
The National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH) awarded Optimi College Gold Status as an accredited Learning Partner. Gold status is awarded for greatly exceeding learning excellence principles.
NEBOSH qualifications are highly sought-after as they provide the knowledge and practical skills required to undertake certain health and safety responsibilities. These qualifications are internationally recognised and open doors to opportunities for career growth through a structured study-based training programme, which combines the assessment of knowledge and understanding in written examinations with practical application of learning in the workplace.