English learning courses presented by Triple e range from basic conversational skills, to grammar enhancement, writing and reading skills improvement. Starting at the most basic the English learning courses address specific skills and once mastered certification can be obtained. This allows the learner to progress at his or own pace. For ABET certification the learner will have attended a specific amount of class hours and would have passed the exams. The idea is to give adults not just knowledge about for instance English, but also arm them with the qualifications they need when applying for jobs or further education. Once the learner has progressed through the English learning courses and has reached the required level, they can apply their skills as well as qualifications in tertiary education environments where they study for diplomas. As such it is understandable that a certain standard will be adhered to as to ensure that the English learning courses are recognized throughout the country.