The Workplace Skills Assessment Program will become available on September 1, 2015. Check out www.bpa.org on that date for the new guidelines.
New Pilot Event for 2015-16
Digital Photography – Virtual Event
Page 63 of WSAP Guide
Finance Changes for 2015-16
Personal Financial Management now a regular event NOT an open event
Economic Research Individual and Team Events
Can use charts and graphs; Presentation Time extended to 7 minutes
Business Administration Changes for 2015-16
Administrative Support Research Individual has been RENAMED Administrative Support Research Project. Now allowed to use charts and graphs in research papers; Presentation Time extended to 7 minutes
Keyboarding is now ELIMINATED
Secondary and PS Levels now have: Fundamental WP, Intermediate WP, Advanced WP
Management Information Systems Changes for 2015-16
SQL Database Fundamentals is now a regular event.
Digital Communication & Design Changes for 2015-16
Digital Publishing is now a regular event.
Computer Modeling PS and Computer Animation Team PS are now ELIMINATED.
Graphic Design Promotion now allows students to present projects electronically AND added an additional print size of 2×2 for a pin size.
Broadcast New Production Team sound bite requirement has been REMOVED.
Web Site Design Team requirement to PRINT the website has been REMOVED.
Digital Media Production set-up/wrap-up times have been changed to FIVE minutes.
Management, Marketing & Communication Changes for 2015-16
Global Marketing Team and Entrepreneurship there will be NO time warning cards.
HR Management and Ethics & Professionalism (PS) prep time is reduced down to 20 minutes