Basic Adult Training – for future automation

Basic Adult Training is not unique to South Africa. Countries around the world have programs in place to ensure that the citizens of their countries can read and write. Most programs for Basic Adult Education don’t end there, but make provision for further education. Once a person has completed the basic four levels, he can … Read more

What is Basic Adult Education?

Basic Adult Education has as its aim the eradication of illiteracy in South Africa where more than 3 million people are illiterate. Through the Adult Basic Education Program the government hopes to create a more productive workforce and also to ensure a lower level of unemployment because of illiteracy. There are four levels of Adult … Read more

Numeracy Training in South Africa

Numerical skills are important in any workplace, but the low level of numeric understanding displayed by the workforce, especially in smaller businesses is reason for concern. Workers cannot progress without having mastered the basic mathematical skills. It has become imperative for businesses to take an active role through basic numeracy training to ensure a more … Read more

Umalusi accreditation

The most powerful education body in South Africa, Umalusi is a statutory organization which monitors and improves the quality of general and further education and training in South Africa. Providers of education need Umalusi accreditation to ensure that their institution is financially viable, has the necessary resources, offers approved programs and in general has all … Read more

Adult Basic Education and Training

Adult Basic Education & Training : Abet is defined as the general conceptual foundation towards lifelong learning and development, comprising knowledge, skills and attitudes required for social, economic and political participation and transformation applicable to a range of contexts. Reading, writing and mathematics are all tools that are needed for citizenship and entry into employment … Read more