Application to become a Chartered Director (SA)


Application to become a CDSA

e process to become a CD(SA) is an assessment process. In order to register for this process, you will need to complete the online CD(SA) Application Form. These applications can only be completed online. This is done to ensure that when Director Certification receives your application, it is complete.

 Click to view CD(SA) Assessment Dates 2019

Please make sure that you are aware of the CD(SA) Assessment Dates 2018 before registering:

  • Intake 1: Registration closes 3 December 2018
  • Intake 2: Registration closes 11 March 2019
  • Intake 3: Registration closes10 June 2019

This form needs to be completed in full before it can be submitted. You therefore need to ensure that you are familiar with the 'Guidelines to completing the CD(SA) Application' before initiating completion on our website. Please note that the CD(SA) Application Form must be competed in one session and cannot be saved and returned to later.

Also ensure that you already have digital copies of all the documents that need to be uploaded before initiating the completion of this form. The following documents need to be ready for upload:

  • Full CV
  • Certified copy of ID
  • Certified copy of highest qualification
  • Certified copy of relevant professional certification(s) – optional
  • Proof of payment
  • Form D.1: Letter of Nomination – Proposer
  • Form D.2: Letter of Nomination – Seconder
  • Form E.1: Directorship Experience
  • Form E.2: Organisation of Substance Checklist
  • Form F: Candidate Declaration
  • Form G: Final Checklist

Click here to complete the CD(SA) Application Form 2019


Documents for download

CD(SA) Handbook 2019 – click here

Form D.1: Template for Nomination - Proposer – click here
Form D.2: Template for Nomination - Seconder – click here
Form E.1: Template for Directorship Experience – click here
Form E.2: Template for Organisation of Substance Checklist – click here
Form F: Candidate Declaration – click here
Form G: Final Checklist – click here