What is the Occupational English Test? Occupational English Test is an international English language test that assesses speaking, reading, listening and writing skills of healthcare professionals. The key benefit over IELTS is that it is contextualised around communication skil
So many businesses are still unaware that there is funding available to help them develop the language, literacy and numeracy skills of their employees. We have Workplace Literacy Funding and often there is no invoiced cost for training eligible employees. It is als
We have been working on a project about narratives in partnership with Elizabeth Knox Home & Hospital this year. The training was shortlisted for the Health Ed Trust Training Award presented at the New Zealand Aged Care Association conference at S
Nick recently attended the Symposium held at the University of Waikato and ran a workshop on addressing the needs of employees who speak English as an additional language in a workplace literacy setting. We shared a number of lesson plans and classr
A window has opened for employers to apply for the Employer Led Workplace Literacy Fund. The window closes again on the 15th February. This fund is relevant for employers looking to upskill more than 50 employees on literacy and numeracy for a course of 40 hou
We’re pleased to have received an initial funding allocation from the TEC for Workplace Literacy for 2013 and are looking for business partners for 2013. We’ve submitted our 2013 Investment Plan and you can read it here. We’re interested in any feedback you have on this.