Finance and Accounting Services Sector Education and Training Authority (Fasset)

Contact Details

Postal PO Box 6801, Cresta, 2118
Physical 1st Floor, 296 Kent Avenue, Ferndale, Randburg
Tel 011 476 8570 / 087 562 8214


The vision of the Finance and Accounting Services Sector Education and Training Authority (Fasset) is to facilitate the achievement of world-class finance and accounting services skills.

The mission of the Fasset is to increase the flow of new finance and accountancy entrants into employment; develop and grow the skills required in the sector; and facilitate transformation of the finance and accountancy sector.

The objectives of Fasset are to: develop the competence of employees and potential employees; increase the levels of investment in education and training and optimise the return on this investment; position this sector as the ‘sector of career choice' for prospective learners and entrants into the labour market; encourage employers and employees to adopt a culture of lifelong learning; support the objectives of the Employment Equity Act of 1998; enhance access to learning opportunities and facilitate the recognition of prior learning; ensure the quality of education and training in the sector; expand the provision of education and training in this sector through sound partnerships with public and private sector service providers; encourage greater cooperation between the public and private sectors; and cooperate with the South African Qualifications Authority and other SETAs, in support of the objectives of the Act.

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