POPIA Essentials: Our Free Update Webinar for Compliant Success

Date: May 20, 2024 - May 20, 2024

CPD hours: 1 Hours

Time: 10:00 - 11:00

Event Type: Webinar

Presenter: Caryn Maitland CA(SA)

POPIA stands as national legislation imperative for compliance among your clientele, and consequently, mandates diligent oversight from legal practitioners.


POPIA stands as national legislation imperative for compliance among your clientele, and consequently, mandates diligent oversight from legal practitioners. Within this framework, practitioners bear specific reporting responsibilities under NOCLAR (Non-Compliance with Laws and Regulations). These obligations encompass actions such as reporting identified non-compliance to management.  

In acknowledgment of these complexities, we are pleased to invite you to a webinar aimed at equipping you with insights and actionable guidance to effectively advise your clients on POPIA compliance. Join Caryn Maitland CA(SA) on 20 May 2024, from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., for a session aimed to empower you in proactively supporting your clients while fostering the growth of your practice.    

Learning Objectives 

Attending this webinar will equip you with the following skills:  

  • Stay informed about key provisions of POPIA and its practical application.  
  • Learn to implement the POPIA compliance checklist within your practice.  
  • Develop effective client communications to underscore the ramifications of non-compliance with POPIA.  
  • Gain insights into assisting clients with their POPIA compliance efforts.  
  • Fulfil your professional duty as a practitioner by reporting POPIA non-compliance to management and regulatory authorities when necessary.  


  The webinar will cover the following topics:  

  • Who does POPIA apply to?   
  • What are the basic requirements for compliance?   
  • 8 requirements for processing of information.   
  • Information officer's appointment, roles and responsibilities.   
  • How you assist your clients.   
  • Are you allowed to offer this service?   
  • Tips on how you can advise your clients.   
  • What are the consequences of non-compliance?   
  • Using our free POPIA compliance checklist.     

 About the presenter 

Caryn Maitland CA(SA)

Caryn Maitland is a Chartered Accountant (SA). She has been a member of IRBA as a registered auditor and accountant since 2002 and is also a registered member of SAICA.

Caryn has lectured Auditing and Accounting at various institutions and has conducted independent workshops and seminars for professional accountants since 2006 on various topics. She has presented on the national tour for the annual Legislation Update with ProBeta Training (Pty) Ltd in 2014 and 2015, as well as on the FASSET national tour for the Tax Administration Act in 2014.  Caryn is also involved with the annual SAICA SMP Technical tour.

Who should attend? 

The following persons will benefit from attending this webinar:  

  • Advocates
  • Attorneys
  • Corporate Legal Professionals
  • Government Legal Professionals
  • Judicial Officers
  • Legal Academic
  • Candidate attorneys
  • Law Students
  • Paralegals


  • Free.     

Additional material 

By attending this webinar you will be provided with:  

  • A summarised slide presentation.  
  • Reference documents and/or course material where available.  
  • You can ask questions during the webinar and you will also have access to the presenter after the webinar. 

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