A sound start – NQF 1

The NQF 1 qualifications are equal to ABET level 4 or Grade 9 and are the foundation for further education, including tertiary studies. These qualifications can be provided by certified ABET service providers during on site learning. The flexibility of these classes is key to their success and many businesses are turning to ABET service…

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ABET providers essential

The injustices of the past mean that South Africa has a high rate of illiteracy, in fact census information has indicated that there are between four and five million South African’s who are functionally illiterate. Fortunately efforts by both the South African government and the private sector are helping correct this situation. ABET providers across…

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ABET and best practice

Adult Basic education and Training service providers must be fully accredited in order to provide employers with the assurance that any program put in place to raise the literacy and numeracy skills of the workforce will be effective. Without accreditation any qualification in line with NQF requirements will not be valid and will not allow…

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ABET healing social ills

The idea that reading, writing and arithmetic are the foundations of any educational system have been around for centuries. Without these foundations further education is impossible. In fact a lack of these skills will prevent the individual from reaching their true potential. If a country is largely illiterate it will be stuck in the third…

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