What is CBET ?

Definitions of CBET

a) Training based on the participant’s ability to demonstrate mastery of skills performed under certain conditions, to specific standards


b) Education and training that focus on the attainment of standards that are matched against the needs of employment.

What is the underlying Philosophy of CBET?

Criterion Based - learners assessed against criteria established by industry

Evidence Based – decision about learners’ competence based on evidence gathered by assessor that candidate demonstrates or produces

Participatory – candidates are involved in assessment process and activities e.g. readiness, type and amount of evidence gathered