Champions 4 Charity

The 5th annual Champions 4 Charity event seeks reinvention in our continued pursuit to effect change in the lives of disadvantaged South African communities. In previous events, C4C saw each boxing participant representing a charity of their choice. In 2024, the event will see only two […]

Dangers of plumbing: see no evil, know no evil By Eamonn Ryan, based on a presentation by Herman Strauss, head of the PIRB’s audit department There are four main risks from plumbing when a job is not done according to the relevant SANS standard and […]

Diversity and Inclusion in Plumbing

This is what occurred in the past in South Africa’s history – only a small percentage of the population was catered to and this held back growth of the entire economy. South Africa’s economy, its markets and broad society have shifted dramatically over recent decades. […]


Professionalism of the highest order should always be upheld. The Plumbing Industry Registration Board (PIRB) was established to maintain and administrate a continuously updated registration system of active practitioners of plumbing. PIRB’s intent is not to police professionals, but rather aims to assist in creating […]

SAQA’s Recognition of the PIRB

PIRB Achieves Remarkable Third Consecutive Extension of Recognition: A Triumph for Quality and Excellence in Plumbing In a feat that reflects unwavering commitment to excellence, the Plumbing Industry Registration Board (PIRB) has achieved a resounding victory by securing its recognition as the only South African […]