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Why Choose the APT Programme?

Because it is a top quality programme and will provide excellent preparation for you to pass the SAICA APC in 2018.

Since 2014 when the APC was first introduced by SAICA, approximately 80% of all candidates have chosen the APT Programme and 31 out of 44 honours roll candidates were APT candidates.

Every one of the seven honours roll candidates in the 2015 APC did the APT Programme. Seven out of 10 in the 2014 APC were APT candidates.

Pass rates in the APC have been excellent:

  • 2014 pass rate for APT candidates – 84,5%
  • 2015 pass rate for APT candidates – 88,8%
  • 2016 pass rate for APT candidates – 91%
  • 2017 pass rate for APT candidates –82.1% First Time Pass rate

It is also the programme of choice in Zimbabwe and Namibia.

APT staff are highly experienced and dedicated.

The APT programme is unique and designed specifically to enable candidates to develop their professional competence in a manner which replicates ‘real life’.

In the APT programme every candidate is important.

We provide personal consultations, a variety of other support opportunities and are sympathetic to personal circumstances.

Query facilities are available on an ongoing basis.

Lecturers’ phone numbers and email addresses are made available to candidates.

Presenters are available for consultation with candidates. Skype consultation is available for candidates outside of major centres.

Our Learner Support System includes a Chat Room monitored by the presenters and we comment on candidates’ issues raised in the Chat Room.

ADMISSION TO THE APC

Candidates are required to complete and pass a Professional Programme accredited by SAICA

The APT Professional Competence Programme is accredited by SAICA

We are the leading “Part II” presenter:PPE: 1999 to 2013 – APC: from 2014

We operate nationally and in Namibia and Zimbabwe

  • Highly experienced presenters
  • 99% pass rate in APT Programme
  • 8 of the 14 honours candidates did our Programme in 2017
  • All 7 of the 2015 honours candidates did our Programme
  • 2016 pass rate 91 %
  • 80% of candidates choose APT
  • APT programme is offered in English and Afrikaans

RESULTS AND EVALUATIONS

Scores are generally on a 6 point Likert scale as follows:


6
Excellent
5
Very Good
4
Good
3
Adequate
2
Poor
1
Unacceptable

Mean scores of between 5 and 6 are targeted on all significant issues.
For this reason we have commented on mean scores below 5.


5.32

Overall benefit
of the course

5.20

Administration

5.30

Contact
Sessions benefit

5.27

Blend between Contact Sessions,
material and videos



5.63

Presenters'
Knowledge

5.34

Simulates real life
CA scenarios

5.35

We developed as the
course progressed

5.04

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5.41

Presentation of Contacts

5.46

Taught me
to think for myself

5.41

Focus of the programme on APC Preparation

80%

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93%

Videos were beneficial
(attending contacts)

97%

Agree the videos
were beneficial



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