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

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

Getting grownups ready to learn and succeed

There are many similarities and differences between adult and child learners. The success of any adult education and training (AET) programme is, therefore, dependent upon a deeper understanding of how grownups learn and, just as importantly, what makes them want to participate in basic literacy and maths training. It is this knowledge that has helped … Read more

Quality education for sustainable development

Education is one of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) that aims to “ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all” citizens of the world. Despite the significant progress made by many countries towards achieving this SDG, worryingly, sub-Saharan Africa is still lagging in terms of education inclusion. When … Read more

The future is a numbers game

The Internet of Things (IoT) and digital technologies are “disrupting” traditional industries the world over at a phenomenal rate. To compete at a global level, South Africa will have to keep pace by also undergoing a Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR). This is an era that is characterised by the integration of, among others, digital technologies, biology … Read more

How learning English and mathematics changed a 52-year-old mother’s life

Adult Education and Training is focussed on building a foundation of English and mathematics for adults in the workplace. It provides adults with a foundation of knowledge, skills, and attitudes that will kick start their journey of learning, opening access to further qualifications and often even promotions at the workplace. Once such example where a … Read more

ABET in Communication and Mathematics in customised outsourced BEE Training

Challenge: Employee struggling to communicate with customers and co-workers When my client contacted me the problem was as clear as daylight. In an attempt to contribute to the elimination of unemployment in the country they took on the services of a petrol attendant at their site in Nigel. The new employee is a native Xhosa … Read more

SETA Accredited Courses

What are SETA Accredited Courses? We often hear the term “SETA accredited courses” but very few people actually know what these are and how they impact on our lives.  First we have to know what SETA is!  SETA stands for Sector Education and Training Authority and role thereof is to provide a framework of skills … Read more

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