BKSB® is a Commonwealth approved online assessment tool that provides an overview of your learning strengths and determines your English and mathematics levels.
This assessment tool, the BKSB (Basic Key Skills Builder) test is used for entrance into competitive courses like North Metropolitan TAFE's Diploma of Nursing(opens in a new tab) and Diploma of Anaesthetic Technology(opens in a new tab) .
It is also used to determine suitability for a VET Student Loan to assist with paying for study in Diploma and Advanced Diploma courses.
To gain entry into the Diploma of Nursing or the Diploma of Anaesthetic Technology, you will need to achieve Exit level 3 (working at level 4) scores or higher.
Our BKSB Support Skill Set provides you with the opportunity to develop your skills and prepare for the BKSB assessment.
You'll be able to learn and practice the required skills before sitting for the test.
This skill set will provide:
- weekly online classes to practice, participate in tutorials and ask questions
- access to maths and English practice tests
- access to learner guides and other resources
- access to online systems to extend practice
Study options and next steps
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