Benefits of becoming a CD(SA)

CDSA Benefits


  • Competence – through attaining the designation, you signal to the market place that you are a competent, professional director
  • Confidence – being a CD(SA) provides you with confidence as a director, as well as providing your board and the organisation you serve with an assurance of your ability and competence
  • CPD – as CD(SA), you are required to participate in continuing professional development (CPD).  This provides your board(s) and the organisations you serve with assurance that your competence is up-to-date and current.
  • Code – subscribing to the CD(SA) Code of Conduct provides assurance that you are being held accountable for your practice as a professional director.  It also offers you as CD(SA), recourse should you be accused unfairly of misconduct.
  • reCognition – the professional designation raises your profile as a professional director and sets you apart amongst your peers.