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Getting POPI Act Compliant Series

2020-2021 Overview of the POPI Act , ensuring compliance and mitigating the risks of non-compliance.

R 3600
Category Law
Accredited Saiba
CPD Hours 24
Effort 24 Hours
Duration 24 Hours
Format Webinar
Level Moderate
Assessment Yes
Supervised No
Pre-Entry No
Tuition Mandatory
Study Material No

What you will learn

By the end of this event the attendee should:   

  • Understand the basics of the POPI Act; 
  • Know the steps required to facilitate POPI Act compliance; 
  • Understand how to develop a compliance framework;
  • Know how to train internal stakeholders on their roles in POPIA compliance and
  • Know how to implement a POPIA compliant PI management process.

Study Units

Completing your Checklist during this Consultative phase

Appoint an Information Officer

Perform a gap analysis versus the POPIA

Analyse what and how Personal Information is processed (status quo)

Review / draft POPIA compliance policies based on findings

Review your websites & online platforms

Update / create your PAIA manual

Implement POPIA compliant PI management processes

Internal Stakeholders and their roles in POPIA compliance

Adopt POPIA compliance as “Business-As-Usual”

Information security Safeguards

Final evaluation of your POPIA Compliance and finalising your project


  1. There are no preconditions for this course.   
  2. Moderate level. 
  3. Recorded webinar made available on a specified date .


Our Getting POPI Act Compliant Series we will be presenting a webinar/mini-workshop every month until July 2021.

Let us help you become compliant every step of the way!

The much-anticipated Protection of Personal Information Act of 2013 (POPI Act) commenced on 1 July 2020, and requires all businesses (including employers) that process personal information, to ensure that the necessary measures are in place to implement, prove and monitor compliance by 30 June 2021. 

This is a very daunting task which necessitates in-depth knowledge of this very complicated Act. This is why we have invited our POPI Act expert consultant, Lettie Janse van Vuuren CA(SA), to present this important series that will take you to full compliance.  


The following pricing apply: 

  • Ad hoc: R3600.00 for the full series
  • Subscription: N/A


These webinars will be available every month from 18 August 2020. 


Lettie Janse van Vuuren

Lettie is a Chartered Accountant, Registered Auditor, as well as an Assessor and Moderator. As a professional trainer and webinar host, she is able to hold the attention of an audience with her relaxed and humorous presentation style.  She has a unique ability to communicate with delegates at their respective levels of knowledge and experience.  Over the last 20 years, she has trained thousands of partners, managers, trainee accountants and other professionals.  

She is responsible for researching, compiling and presenting the SAIBA Quick Update Subscription package. 


  1. Business Accountants in Practice (SA). 
  2. Business Accountants (SA).
  3. Employers. 
  4. Practicing bookkeepers. 
  5. HR practitioners/Compliance officers. 


By attending this webinar, you will be provided with:  

  • Summarised slide presentation 
  • Reference documents and / or course material where available 
  • Access to a technical knowledge base


This event is included in the following subscription packages. If you are not a subscriber, you need to purchase as a stand-alone event. 

Accountant in Practice: No 

Accountant in Practice plus tax: No 

Bookkeeper: No 

Quickupdate: No

IFRS for SME's: No


Subscribers pay less for their CPD points. SAIBA offers 4 subscription packages that provides access to everything to run a successful accounting and tax practice. Pay a small monthly amount and gain access to monthly webinars covering ethics, financials, reporting, audit and assurance, working papers, law, technology, management topics, and tax. 

Click here to choose your subscription option.