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FirstRand

FirstRand is a South African diversified financial services group and consists of a number of franchises, including FNB, RMB, WesBank and Ashburton Investments. Through these franchises we provide banking, insurance and investment product services to retail, commercial, corporate and public sector customers in South Africa and several African countries.

FirstRand was created in 1998 and have since delivered strong growth in earnings, assets and dividends. One of the largest corporate donors in South Africa, FirstRand thrives through the diverse talents of its people and a unique business philosophy.

The FirstRand CA Training Programme

Unique. Practical. Advanced. Connected. Unconventional.

A three-year training period that includes an Initial Test of Competence, 36 months of practical experience and an assessment of Professional Competency… the programme takes BCom Acc (Hons) or CTAs and makes them qualified CAs. The programme includes compulsory, residual, pervasive and elective skills – and gives you the opportunity to earn experience, skills and money as you progress towards the CA(SA) designation.

The FirstRand Quantitative Graduate Programme

Diverse. Empowering. Creative. Networked. Challenging.

A two-year development programme for Hons and Masters actuarial science, statistics, mathematics and engineering students that includes exposure to all the FirstRand businesses. Self-starters who enjoy challenges will flourish in this diverse and practical programme, designed to give graduates a wide range of skills and experience at the same time.

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