Understanding data handeling in the work environment is important to the integral running of your company. Your internal systems and computer software will not be able to function optimally if the right information is not inputted correctly. An adult basic education and training programme will give your employees the skills necessary to handle data with care and understand how important information is to the smooth running of the company. It is also important to ensure that your employees possess basic maths and literacy skills as mistakes may occur purely due to lack of education. Once a valued employee has an understanding of these issues, you will have to spend less time correcting any errors in your data.