Holders of the BPS RQTU Test User - Occupational Personality qualification are typically HR professionals, HR consultants or recruiters in employment agencies although line managers also enhance their skills with this qualification. Test Users may use ability tests for selection, development, coaching or careers advice. Test Users are able to decide when, and when not to use specific tests, and are able to administer, score, interpret and provide feedback on personality questionnaires.
Key differences between the psychometric, psychoanalytic, social-learning, humanistic and behaviour analytic theories of personality.
Formal and informal assessment methods, ipsative and forced-choice measures and states and traits
Factors that impact on personality development, including genetic and environmental factors and the interaction between them
Statistical principles of making comparisons between candidates
Key characteristics of personality questionnaires: their reliability and validity
Understanding job analysis and competency profiling
Analysis of personality questionnaires, their technical properties and suitability
Testing and the law
Practical interpretation of personality profiles
Providing oral and written feedback of test scores and their meaning
Small group training (max 6 per course)
Personal one-to-one sessions
Tailored training - we address your specific interests
Location - your choice
Continuous assessment and feedback
Practical sessions - one-to-one
Equips delegates to develop further to Test User: Occupational Ability
Can be combined with the BPS RQTU TUA, and ACT and BIS programmes
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