Meet your CPD requirements effortlessly with our quick Express CPD activities before the cycle ends on 31 May 2024. Learn more.

Continuous Professional Development

The clock is ticking – the CPD Cycle ends on 31 May 2024.

Don’t miss out on the opportunity to boost your CPD hours before the deadline. Explore our array of accredited online learning activities, engaging webinars, and insightful seminars to fulfil your CPD requirements.

Continuous Professional Development (CPD) is now a regulatory requirement. It requires FSPs to maintain and update the knowledge and skills that are appropriate for the activities of its Key Individuals and Representatives by complying with minimum CPD requirements.

Masthead is a CPD provider, accredited by the Financial Planning Institute of Southern Africa (FPI). This means that Masthead has put the appropriate resources in place that enables the delivery of CPD programmes at the required standard and level of quality as outlined by the FPI.

CPD requirements apply to all FSPs, Key Individuals and Representatives, except Category I FSPs (including their Key Individuals and Representatives) that are authorised only to render financial services in respect of Long-term Insurance subcategory A and/or Friendly Society Benefits.

To find out more about the CPD requirements as prescribed by the FSCA (previously the FSB), who is affected and how many CPD hours are required, click here.

2023/2024 Online CPD Package

Our CPD Package gives you access to unlimited online CPD training that is relevant, convenient and affordable.

Reasons to use our CPD Package:

  • There are over 150 learning activities to choose from and we add new content regularly.
  • Each of our CPD online activities have been accredited by a Professional Body, allocated an hourly value and the hours you earn are verifiable.
  • You will gain access to a spread of categories as required by the FSCA as all learning activities have been allocated to a category to ensure you are able to comply with the FSCA’s requirements.
  • Depending on the online activity you choose to complete, you can earn between 0.5 hours and 3.5 hours.
  • All CPD hours earned using the package are automatically tracked and logged in your personal online Competence Register.
  • As you earn your CPD hours, the CPD Tracker will automatically keep count of the CPD hours you earn under each category.
  • Our online learning activities cover a range of up-to-date, relevant, and appropriate industry topics. Topics include Short-Term/Long-Term Insurance; Investments & Savings; Health/Medical; Employee Benefits; Taxation; Financial Planning; Risk Planning; Regulation & Compliance; Governance & Ethics; Retirement & Estate Planning; Economy & Market Updates; Technology & Communication and more.

How to register for the package

For your convenience, you can register for this package by choosing one of the options below.

Upfront Fee

This once-off payment gives you access to all online CPD content until 31 May 2024.

Masthead Members: R1,365.00 (incl VAT)
Non-members: R1,595.00 (incl VAT)

Earn CPD with Webinars, Face-to-Face Seminars and Online Learning

We host a wide range of webinar, face-to-face seminar and online learning topics.

The content is CPD accredited and the hours are verifiable so they count towards your FSCA CPD required hours.

A key benefit of earning CPD hours with Masthead, is that we have a built-in Competence Register that automatically logs all your CPD activities – it couldn’t get easier or more affordable than this.


Keep up to date with the latest regulatory and business trends in the industry.


Get ahead while you learn at your own pace.

Keep track of your CPD hours with our CPD Tracker

Use the online CPD Tracker to keep count of the CPD hours you earn. The CPD Tracker will automatically keep a running total of your CPD hours earned, and provide you with a breakdown per category in a convenient snapshot. Log in to the Learning Centre to see your CPD Tracker.

Record your CPD training activities and qualifications with our online Competence Register

The Competence Register is designed to ensure that you can record all relevant supporting evidence relating to your competence training and that you are able to provide a Competence Register to the regulator when asked to do so. All online learning activities, webinars, seminars and Class of Business Training that you complete via the Masthead Learning Centre will automatically be logged and you can add any of your other training records with the click of a button. Learn more about the Competence Register.

To use the Competence Register Log in to the Masthead Learning Centre.


A national supplier of risk management services to independent financial advisors and other licensed financial service providers (FSPs). Established in 2004, we help our clients overcome their risk management challenges so they can grow and thrive in an increasingly regulated industry. Providing professional guidance and practical support, our team of specialists is passionately committed to delivering tangible solutions.

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