Basic skills are a must

The basic skills of reading, writing and being able to add, subtract and multiply are the cornerstones of participation in a world that is rapidly changing. Increasing urbanization and competition for employment mean that any person not in possession of these basic skills will be marginalized and able to perform only the most menial of tasks in order to make a living. This is why Adult Basic Education and training fundamentals are absolutely essential. By providing these basic skills ABET service providers are changing the face of South African society and giving many of its citizens the first chance at achieving their true potential.