Professional Practice Committee

Purpose of the committee
The purpose of the committee is to advise and guide the profession in terms of all matters relating to Professional Practice which include:

  • All matters pertaining to the Identification of Work (IDoW).
  • Development and implementation of policies relating to Professional Practice.
  • Oversee any disciplinary process as and when it arises.
  • To set criteria and evaluate organisations through a due diligence process for recognition as a Voluntary Association (VA).
  • Determine the Continued Professional Development (CPD) criteria and evaluate individual submissions as well as accredit/validate points for specific events/programmes.
2011- 2015 ILASA ratified CPD points
CPD Submission - 5 year renewal cycles

Responsibilities of the committee:

In terms of IDoW:


  • Develop policy for all the categories of registration
  • Assist in the development of the Regulations relating to IDoW
  • Implement regulations
In terms of Professional Practice:
  • Promulgate the guidelines for the professional fees annually
  • Create the criteria and procedure for continued professional development
  • Update the professional practice and fee protocol document
  • Review the Code of Conduct
  • Oversee and assist the Registrar if when disciplinary processes are to be followed
In terms of VA s:
  • Develop criteria and due dililgence process for recognition of VA s
  • Facilitate the process for VA recognition

Committee Chair Person is Gerrit Strydom