Transnet (Graduate Programme for CA's)



The CA Training (CAT) Programme in Transnet is a strategic intervention to train prospective Chartered Accountants to meet the skills requirements of South Africa in the Accountancy field. The CAT Programme at Transnet is a three year learnership programme for candidates who have a Certificate in the Theory of Accounting (CTA) / B Compt Hons or equivalent. Trainees receive extensive training in Financial Management, Management Decision-Making, Financial Accounting, Internal Audit & Corporate Governance, Auditing & Assurance and Taxation. This also includes the professional skills like interpersonal & communication skills, intellectual skills, personal skills, and organizational & management skills. In Transnet, the trainees will be rotated to the head office and several of its business units, e.g. Transnet National Ports Authority, Transnet Pipelines, Transnet Freight Rail, etc. The rotation will be tailored to meet the needs of the trainee and the respective business unit, with the trainee spending at least one-third of the practical training in one business. The training programme matches the depth of the SAICA syllabus requirements with a wide business exposure.
Bursary Fields

Accounting, Chartered Accounting
Who Can Apply

The minimum entry requirement is the Certificate in Theory of Accounting (CTA) and each applicant must also demonstrate: Consistent progress in their accountancy studies, Strong verbal communication skills, and Analytical ability

Bursary Levels


1 year renewable
Closing Date

31 August 2018
Contact Details

Carlton Centre, 150 Commissioner Street, Johannesburg, 2001
P O Box 72501, Parkview, 2122
Application Address