Counting the high costs of workplace illiteracy and innumeracy

Illiteracy and innumeracy in the workplace are major impediments for companies – no matter the size or nature of their business. Gaps in Basic English literacy and basic maths negatively affect efficiencies and productivity, as well as the ability to implement change that is intended to improve performance in the workplace. Companies are, therefore, partnering … Read more

Foundational learning competence or “FLC” paves the way forward for more artisanal development

Foundational learning competence or “FLC” is key to developing the many tradespeople needed to help rebuild South Africa. Foundational learning competence or “FLC” prepares people to succeed in vocational training by equipping them with Basic English literacy and numbers skills. Learners need these basic English literacy and basic numeracy proficiencies to excel in both the … Read more

Basic numbers and English literacy skills produce good work on the shop floor and in the storeroom

Triple E Training, an accredited training provider, is also helping participants in the retail and wholesale industries to raise the basic English literacy and basic numeracy skills of their employees. These are the foundational proficiencies that they need to perform their jobs correctly during trading hours. Employees who have completed our workplace training programmes can … Read more

Measured productivity gains through quality adult basic education and training or “ABET”

Employees use basic numbers skills to, among others, measure, quantify, calculate, as well as read and interpret technical data. However, basic maths skills will become even more important as South Africa’s economy increasingly digitizes. It is, therefore, imperative that companies continue to invest in quality workplace training to develop their low-skilled employees so that they … Read more

Foundational learning competence lays a solid base for further skills development

Triple E Training, a leading accredited training provider, is helping industry develop a robust pipeline of skills that is needed to rebuild the economy following the devastating impact of the COVID-19 virus on the livelihoods of so many South Africans. This accredited training provider’s foundational learning competence or “FLC” training is also giving hope to … Read more

Department of Higher Education and Training moots more adult basic education and training or “ABET”

Millions of South African grownups of working age are still illiterate or semi-illiterate. This is according to a recent Department of Higher Education and Training fact sheet. As a solution, the report motivates the implementation of more interventions, including adult basic education and training or “ABET”, to help solve this crisis. Triple E Training, a … Read more

Employees remain very satisfied with Triple E Training’s adult basic education and training or ABET

Triple E Training, the country’s leading accredited provider of workplace training, continues to receive very favourable feedback fromlow skilled employees who completed the company’s basic English literacy and basic numeracy instruction. Learner experience is always the most accurate means of gauging the success of any adult basic education and training or “ABET” programme. A case … Read more

Adult basic education and training critical for re-industrialisation

South Africa needs to reindustrialise. However, this strategy is reliant upon skilled employees in the manufacturing industry. At the most basic level, they need to have English literacy and numeracy skills. This is where adult basic education and training or “ABET”, including maths and English, has an important part to play in the reindustrialisation of … Read more

Triple E Training Adult Literacy Training History

Adult Basic Education and Training or ABET is more relevant today as ever beforeAdult literacy training empowers people throughout the Decades Adult basic education and training or “ABET” in South Africa has evolved over many years. It is now even more relevant than before. This is considering the country’s exceptionally high levels of unemployment, especially … Read more

ABET – a primary channel for mining OHS?

Adult Basic Education & Training, or “ABET” is not only helping mines raise the competencies of low skilled employees to improve productivity and efficiencies but uplifts members of host communities as well. Adult training and adult learning are also important means of strengthening occupational health and safety (OHS) protocol in the mining industry. Low skilled … Read more

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