Adult Basic Education and Training (ABET) is available to adults who want to finish their basic education. An outcomes-based programme, ABET aims to provide basic learning tools, knowledge and skills, and provides participants with nationally recognised qualifications. The four levels of ABET training are equivalent to Grades R to 9 in the formal schooling system.
ABET includes training in:
- language, literacy and communication
- mathematical literacy, mathematics and mathematical sciences
- natural science
- life orientation
- human and social science
- economic and management science.