General Education and Training Certificate: Adult Basic Education and Training Level: NQF Level 1

About this programme:
The purpose of this programme is to provide learners with the fundamental basics of general education learning. The purpose of the Qualification is to equip learners with foundational learning by acquiring knowledge, skills and values in specified Learning Areas.

The GETC: ABET qualification provides learners with foundational learning through the acquisition of knowledge and skills needed for social and economic development and the promotion of justice and equality.

Admission requirements:

  • Grade 9
  • It is assumed that learners accessing this qualification are competent in: Communication at ABET Level 3 or equivalent; and Mathematical Literacy at ABET Level 3 or equivalent.
  • You will be asked to attend an assessment and interview.

 Job Opportunities
General worker and/or assistant in the wholesale and retail environment

One year (12 months) full time

Mode of learning:

Attendance of learning sessions with practical formative activities and workplace experience.

 Course Content: (Subjects)

The programme consists of several modules

Mathematical skills (Level 1)

Communication skills (Level 1)

Life Orientation (Level 1)

Core unit standards (Level 1)

Elective unit standards (Level 1)

Where is the programme offered
This programme is offered at Mitchell’s Plain and Muizenberg campus