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Licensed Business Rescue Practitioner 

The Southern African Institute for Business Accountants NPC is an accredited professional body (Notice 05 of 2018) with the CIPC whose members are eligible to be licensed as business rescue practitioners.

SAIBA has developed a specialist license for those members who wish to become Business Rescue Practitioners (BRP).

The license is in the format of an exam supported by a prescribed text book. Members also have an option to obtain further support with exam preparation.


Option 1: Exam only Option 2:  Exam plus preparation 
  • Exam fee from R2,500.00.
  • Annual license renewal fee from R1,500.00.
  • Online exam.
  • Links to third party reading material (prescribed textbook)
  • 2 Attempts allowed to pass, if not then you will have to reregister.
  • Exam preparation time various depending on experience
  • Same as for Exam only plus study guide and exam preparation.

Dr Eric Levenstein of Workmans Attorneys, has developed both the exam and the exam preparation.
He has extensive experience in

  • Business Rescue
  • Insolvency
  • Restructure
  • Turnaround

Click here to view his introduction to the exam: