Functional Skills & GCSE

We provide organisations with the tools to significantly improve their learners’ English and maths achievement with user-friendly assessments and resources.

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bksb is a global leader in creating EdTech products which improve English, maths and digital skills.

Our solutions are designed to meet the GCSE and Functional Skills criteria, but they are also suitable for almost any other skills improvement programme. bksb have been established for over 20 years, and their skills solutions are used by thousands of education providers and millions of learners around the world.

We understand and solve your key issues

We build products which are designed to solve our customers key challenges

Key capabilities

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More than just functional skills software

Learn more about the powerful features that sit within bksb

How our gcse & functional skills can help you



Who succeeds with us


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"The confidence it brings learners is unbelievable"

— William Haining

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"They're making progress that they wouldn't in a classroom setting"

— Claire Seggie

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"It's fantastic that they can use it anywhere, anytime"

— Lyndey Mollison

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Welcoming you onboard



Starting your journey

Step 1


We get a better understanding of you and your business to drive your onboarding experience towards success.

Understanding your challenges

Step 2


We build a plan of action for your journey to go-live with due dates and owners.

Planning your journey

Step 3


Working through the action plan, we execute the plan with you and get you ready to adopt bksb.

On the road to go live


Congratulations you’re live! This is where our Customer Success program really kick in to provide you more value and make sure you are maximising your chances of reaching your goals.


Education resources that help you transform

Featured resources for you


Connecting data through the learner journey

37 minutes

Following the 2021 acquisition of Smart Apprentices and bksb by Advanced, we are excited to share with you news of the first phase of integration between our class-leading education software solutions.

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How bksb could turbo-charge your English and Maths provision

50 minutes

A webinar discussing the various benefits that bksb can offer to improve your Organisation’s English and Maths provision.

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Utilising the power of bksb for a successful academic year

50 minutes

A webinar discussing how bksb can help your learner’s transform the way they learn English, Maths, functional and digital skills.

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Book a demo today to find out how bksb can help you

Unleash the potential of your learners through the significant improvement of their functional skills!