Thabo Nkosi is 20 years old and comes from Barberton in Mpumalanga but now lives with family in Benoni. He attended Barberton Academy until 2010 and in 2014 he took part in a Life skills training project presented by EmployAbility Vulindlela.
He coped well with the course and was always diligent about keeping his work up to date and his comprehension skills have improved. He enjoys reading newspapers and is particularly interested in the sections dealing with cars and motoring.
Thabo is a polite and presentable young man who writes well and his handwriting is neat. He was an active member of the class and always participated in classroom debates. He is always willing to help others and is eager to learn new skills such as auto mechanics or carpentry. He is also a keen soccer player.