Participants learn how to read and write in the local language; they are also taught basic knowledge in English, which gives useful results to manage their professional activities.
- They further learn simple mathematical skills like addition, subtraction, multiplication, and how to use the calculator on their mobile phones.
There are 2 levels with regard to literacy classes:
- Basic: most of the women who take this class learn how to read and write within 3 months.
- Advanced: 3 month course for women who completed the basic course and wish to deepen their knowledge.
Following this teaching program, some women decide to pursue their education via institutional channels.