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According to good test administration, no, question booklets should not be sent to a respondent by mail. This is an ethical issue and it is recommended that the tests be kept safe. This is because respondents can make copies of the test materials and dist...
Yes, it is necessary for anyone to be qualified when administering a psychometric test. Qualification is needed to fully understand and achieve a level of competency needed to gain the most out of the test. Specific understanding about the tests, being aw...
Yes. PsyAsia offers clients with the best training courses for psychometric test administration. Individuals are provided with the opportunity to attend a one-day training course which offers them with the essential tools needed in order to competently pr...
No, the test administration certificate provides you with the opportunity to only administer tests. In order to provide candidates with feedback of the results, further training needs to be undertaken. Feedback to candidates needs to be very carefully con...
Yes, during the test administration process, there are a few things which you should consider:Firstly it is necessary to create some rapport with the candidate. Develop a good rapport by asking the candidate about “how they are doing?” or “if they found t...
Psychometric tests are used for several reasons. By using a psychometric test you are ensuring that the quality of the test is good. A psychometric test is developed based on facts and figures. It is designed to produce a quantitative assessment of psycho...
In order to administer any test you should be appropriately qualified or trained. Knowledge about appropriate test administration is crucial to gaining the most out of the test.  You should immediately try to stop or report the testing practise to your or...
Respondents who need special consideration (such as a dyslexic candidate) have to be accounted for during the assessment process. Dyslexia is a learning disability whereby an individual has difficulty with written language involved with spelling and readi...
The candidate can log in again and continue where they left off, however we intentionally do not stop the timer on aptitude tests if someone closes their browser window. This would allow for people to cheat by closing their window, working out the answ...
The ratio of a test administrator to respondents is 1:10. Therefore, 1 test administrator can administer the test to 10 people in one setting. If more than 10 respondents are present, then additional test administrators are needed.  This ensures ethical r...
Standardisation is an agreement about the process of the test administration. Standardisation of test administration ensures that the assessment is conducted under specific conditions which can be repeated. A standardized test provides you with confidence...