South Africa

Learning & Development  

KPMG’s Learning & Development business unit is committed to the lifelong learning and personal development of our people. We create an environment to challenge minds and where knowledge and skills can improve.

Learning & Development courses are also available for KPMG alumni and our clients. KPMG presenters can also offer training to a specific group, based on their requirements.


Download the 2013 Training Catalogue.


The current courses on offer:




  • Bespoke IFRS Training
  • General IFRS Training
  • Generally Recognised Accounting Practice (GRAP)
  • Companies Act/ King III Training




  • VAT Basic Principles
  • VAT Advanced Principles
  • VAT and Exports
  • VAT at Associations not for Gain, Welfare Organisations and NGOs
  • VAT and Municipalities
  • VAT and Long Term Insurance
  • VAT and Short Term Insurance
  • VAT Walkthrough by Rule of Court
  • Income Tax: Back to Basics
  • Income Tax: Comprehensive Tax Awareness
  • Tax & Legal Interest Group


Advisory –Financial Risk Management


  • Basel II & III Foundation
  • Bespoke Basel II & III Training
  • Capital Management Workshop
  • Asset and Liability Management (ALM) Workshop
  • Credit Risk Workshop
  • Credit Valuation Adjustment (CVA) in the South African Market
  • Risk in the Boardroom
  • Operational Risk Workshop
  • Liquidity Risk Workshop
  • Market Risk Workshop
  • Bespoke Credit Risk Training
  • Recovery and Resolution Planning (RRP) Workshop
  • Risk Appetite Workshop


Advisory - Forensic


  • Anti-Money Laundering
  • Ethical Decision-making Skills
  • Managing ethics in an organisation
  • Anti-Bribery & Corruption(ABC)
  • Fraud Awareness in Turbulent Times
  • Whistle-Blowing Awareness


Advisory - Internal Audit


  • Internal Audit Methodology (Business Understanding and creating the Internal Audit Plan)
  • Internal Audit Methodology (Determining scope and creating the internal audit program)
  • Internal Audit Methodology (Reviewing and Reporting)
  • Institute of Internal Auditors (IIA) Standards


Advisory - Insurance


  • Annual Update for Non-Executive Directors in the Insurance Industry
  • Short-Term Insurance Annual Regulatory Return Workshop
  • Annual Short-Term Insurance Industry Update
  • Annual Long-Term Insurance Industry Update
  • Insurance for Internal Auditors
  • SAM and Phase II of Insurance Accounting Update
  • Insurance Tax Workshop
  • Compliance Update for Insurers
  • Bespoke Insurance Training


Soft Skills


  • Boardroom Facilitation Skills
  • Performance Management
  • Time Management
  • Presentation Skills


Experienced Hires