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bksb - Basic and Key Skills Builder

bksb - Software and learning resources
What can bksb do for your organisation?
Benefits to the learner
Benefits to management/co-ordinators
Product list
Download the interactive demo
Contact us

bksb - Software and learning resources

Basic and Key Skills Builder (bksb) is an established and recognised suite of basic, key and functional skills assessments and training resources for literacy and numeracy. Our award winning tools and materials allow training organisations to quickly assess learning levels and develop personalised training plans to improve students' literacy and numeracy skills.

We are already successfully using this product in house at Metropolitan South Institute of Tafe (MSIT) and know from personal experience that bksb can significantly benefit your organisation by;

bksb is an established and internationally recognised suite of basic, key and functional skills assessments and resources for literacy and numeracy. Our award winning tools and materials are adaptable across a range of organisations and are constantly evolving to meet the ever-changing requirements of modern education and staff development.

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What can bksb do for your organisation?

bksb can bring significant benefits to a hugely diverse range of organisations, including schools, TAFE's, training providers, prisons, pupil referral units, employers, universities, the armed forces and police forces. We are also now expanding across the globe with customers in a number of diverse vocational settings.

bksb is the ideal tool to use for indicating level of ability and matching the suitability of courses to learners. The analytical capability of bksb can provide a structure for individualised learning for each student, avoiding the 'one route for all' method that fails so many.

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Benefits to the learner

Individualised learning means that each learner is treated as an individual, leading to increased motivation and sense of purpose. This is the key ethos behind bksb, assessing learners not as a way of passing or failing, but to build a structured, specific program of learning for ongoing development.

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Benefits to managers/co-ordinators

There will be many instances in organisations where managers or co-ordinators have no direct involvement in teaching, but need to know that data is readily available and generated from an inexpensive yet efficient, best practice system.

This is what bksb gives them:

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Product list

Bksb Annual Licence for Literacy and Numeracy

Download the Excellence in skills development brochure  [PDF 1.07MB]. 
 

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Download the interactive demo

To download the bksb Interactive Demonstration Programme [ZIP 47Mb], left click on the link, and choose 'Save to Disk'. NOTE: This demonstration software programme downloads as a 47 Mb Windows .zip file.

Once saved, locate the file, and to open it right click on the icon, select Open With > Compressed (zipped) Folders, then 'Extract all files'. Once unzipped, open the 'demo' folder and double click the bksb.exe icon to launch the demo.

This demo requires the latest version of Adobe Flash Player to run properly.

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Contact us

For more information on the how bksb can benefit your organisation, please contact:

Jane McPhee - Business Development Manager
Metropolitan South Institute of TAFE
Ph: 1300 780 368.

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This page was last updated at 04-February-2013
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