The Initial Test of Competence (ITC) is the standard setting exam which is written after the completion of an accredited CTA programme and is an assessment of core technical competence. To be eligible to write this exam a candidate must hold a CTA that has been accredited by SAICA.
Guidelines for candidates
Information on the examination
Candidates who require special concessions in an examination must carefully read the policy below and apply to SAICA by the relevant cut-off date.
Candidates who were unsuccessful in the ITC June 2019 examination may request a copy of their exam scripts in terms of S51 PAI Act (Access to Information). Candidates have up to 15 January 2020 to request a copy. The exam scripts are destroyed after five (5) months from this time in line with our policy.