About the bksb Diagnostic Assessment for Functional Skills
The bksb Literacy and Numeracy Diagnostic Assessment maps the ACSF standards from Pre Level 1 to Level 5. We also provide assessments to measure literacy and numeracy at Level 3. Once the learner has competed the diagnostic assessment, it provides them with a percentage score and produces an interactive Individual Learning Plan (ILP) which highlights any skills gaps, and directs the learner to the appropriate resources they need to use in order to fill those skills gaps.
Fully interactive and self-marking
The Diagnostic Assessment is fully interactive and self-marking and tracks the ACSF standards from Pre Level 1 to Level 5.
Produces an interactive ‘Individual Learning Plan’
Once a learner has completed the Diagnostic Assessment, an interactive Individual Learning Plan (ILP) is generated with direct links to Learning Resources that the learner can access in order to improve in the areas where there are skills gaps. The bksb software also allows the results of a learner’s Diagnostic Assessment to be printed, which enables easy access to additional learner support from tutors and other sources.
In-depth tracking and reporting
The Diagnostic Assessment provides a valuable tracking and reporting functionality for tutors and managers. This is incredibly powerful in lesson planning, learner management, and for inspection evidence.
Supports Functional Skills Standards
Our Diagnostic Assessments fully support the ACSF standards.
We’re the UK’s market leader in Functional Skills Solutions and we operate globally
The bksb Diagnostic Assessment is the market leading and longest established solution of its type in the UK. It is used and trusted by thousands of organisations (including the majority of Further Education colleges) and millions of learners across the world every year to support their skills improvement programmes. In Australia, the Metropolitan South Institute of Tafe (MSIT) use our products and distribute them to 100,000 learners.
Outstanding technical support
As the bksb Diagnostic Assessment is fully hosted, we save you all the usual hassle of installation, set-up and maintenance. In addition, all bksb customers receive full technical support by phone, email and web at no extra cost.
Want to know more?
If you have any questions, or would like to attend one of our free functional skills events, please do not hesitate to get in touch. Alternatively, for an online trial, quotation or upgrade, follow the links on the right.