bksb welcome the Minister for Skills and Enterprise to Bett 2014

27 January 2014

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Bett celebrated its 30th birthday in style with the 2014 instalment of its annual learning technology exhibition.

With more than 400 speakers, over 700 exhibitors and around 30,000 visitors, the Bett Show 2014 was the biggest and best yet. Some famous faces were in attendance including Education Secretary Michael Gove MP, Sir Ranulph Fiennes, Sir Bob Geldof and Matthew Hancock MP, who on Friday paid a visit to the bksb stand.

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Upgrade Your Skills or Lose Your Benefits – Labour

26 January 2014

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Jobseekers Claimants who lack basic English, maths and ICT skills should be made to take up training or lose their benefits, Labour says.

The logic behind the calls stem from the fact that poor Functional Skills levels of many jobseekers are stopping them from getting work.

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Our Week at Bett 2014

26 January 2014

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We enjoyed a productive few days at Bett 2014 – here’s some images from our week.

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Don’t Miss The Skills Conference 2014

23 January 2014

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bksb’s annual event for the Functional Skills sector is fast approaching. 2014 will be the sixth year in which we have held our largest event, and this year it’s set to be bigger than ever.

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