International Test Commission Conference 2016

Submitted by Richard Smith2 on 18/08/2015 16:50:39

The 2016 International Test Commission (ITC) conference will be held in Vancouver, Canada from 1st to 4th July 2016

The theme of the conference is Improving Policy and Practice: Opportunities and Challenges in an International Context

For further details, including how to submit a proposal to present at the conference, please visit the ITC... Read more

Maintenance of Competence Requirements

Submitted by Richard Smith2 on 19/12/2014 16:44:20

Changes to the Maintenance of Competence requirements for members of the RQTU

From January 2015, members of the Register of Qualifications in Test Use (RQTU) will be required to adhere to revised Maintenance of Competence requirements.

What is Maintenance of Competence?

Maintenance of Competence is the method by which members of the RQTU demonstrate their continued competence in testing. Its purpose is to ensure that organisations and... Read more

e-Subscriber benefit for RQTU members

Submitted by Richard Smith2 on 12/12/2014 15:46:13

From 1st January 2015, we have added a great new benefit for members of the Register of Qualifications in Test Use (RQTU). RQTU members are now able to access for FREE all the benefits of BPS e-Subscription, which has been introduced for people with an interest in psychology. With BPS e-Subscription RQTU members receive:

  • FREE electronic access to The Psychologist, the monthly publication of the British... Read more

Launch of BPS Forensic Testing Qualifications

Submitted by Richard Smith2 on 12/12/2014 15:23:47

We have now launched the BPS test user qualifications for testing in forensic contexts. For further details of the qualifications, please visit the How to Apply and Packs section.

ADM selected article

Submitted by Richard Smith2 on 12/12/2014 15:20:37

The following article appeared in Assessment and Development Matters (ADM) Volume 7 No. 3

Measurement and conceptualisation of self-esteem with forensic clientele - Dr Michelle Carr and Professor Kevin D Browne


ITC Guidelines on the Security of Tests, Examinations, and Other Assessments

Submitted by on 22/09/2014 11:02:00

These guidelines, produced by the International Test Commission (ITC) provide recommendations on planning for better security, maintaining security during the development of tests and while they are administered, and responding well when a security breach occurs.

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Revised BPS test review process launched

Submitted by on 02/08/2013 13:29:00

Building on the success of the former test registration and review process, the Society has now implemented a revised test review process. To search for test reviews, view a list of registered tests, or find out about the criteria used to evaluate test materials, please visit Test Registration and Test Reviews