Lack of basics solved by ABET

An adult who lacks basic skills like reading and mathematics will never be able to reach their full potential. However for many years the South African government systematically prevented the vast majority of its population from receiving even the most basic of educations. They were prevented from attending school due to forced relocation and their…

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ABET and true potential

ABET training is today not a nice to have, it’s both a business and social imperative. Business in close cooperation with government has realised that a workforce conversant in even the basics of reading and writing is far more productive than an illiterate one and if South Africa is to complete in the global marketplace…

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ABET and the bottom line

Business should ensure that ABET service providers have the correct accreditation in order to make sure that employees are receiving the proper instruction to enable them to progress through the levels of the Adult Basic education and Training program successfully. Should the ABET service provider not be accredited with the correct governmental structure then all…

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Adult Basic Education helping South Africa

ABET or Adult Basic Education and Training has been recognized as having far reaching consequences for both the economy of South Africa and the social cohesion of the country. With basic skills in literacy and numeracy it has been proved that the levels of crime and anti social behaviour increase dramatically. The legacy of South…

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ABET allows for better citizens

It is becoming clear that ABET service providers are changing the face of both South Africa’s business environment and social fabric. By providing learners with basic literacy and numeracy skills Adult Basic Education service providers are deepening and widening the skills pool and providing employers with a far greater resource of skilled workers than has…

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ABET essential for self improvement

Government and business are showing a renewed commitment to the concept of Adult Basic Education and Training as literacy levels continue to rise in South Africa. In order to achieve a 100% literacy and basic numeracy rate the number of accredited ABET providers needs to increase dramatically and the funding from business needs to increase…

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Literacy and numeracy a must

ABET level 3 is aimed at refining the literacy and numeracy skills of those learners who have a reasonable grasp of the basic application of reading and mathematics. This basic understanding should include the ability to critically apply the skills obtained during the course of training in ABET levels 1 and 2. The program incorporates…

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ABET level 2

The ABET level 2 program further empowers the learner by taking the first steps toward a more abstract application of literacy and numeracy skills, for example within the literacy context the learner will begin to have a more critical understanding of a variety of text and within the numeracy context the learner will gain the…

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