Identify Foundation Skills

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What are foundation skills?
Foundation skills documents
How to Identify a person’s foundation skills
How to Identify a person’s foundation skills
Government commissioned resources:

Numeracy-focused tools

LLN assessment analysis interviews
What makes an LLN assessment tool Valid and reliable?
  • ACSF – Zoe – Interview
  • ACSF – Zoe Analysis
  • ACSF – Jordan Interview
  • ACSF – Jordan Analysis
  • ACSF – Paul Interview
  • ACSF – Paul Interview
ACER 2015 Assessment of LLN testing instruments and processes for VET FEE HELP Providers
Foundation Skills within workplace roles
Interpret the foundation skills from these videos

identify foundation skills in training
identify foundation skills in training
foundation skills training package