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Assessment Industry News

Alpine Testing Solutions joins Surpass

BTL Surpass welcomes Alpine Testing Solutions as latest partner to enhance its end-to-end service to the assessment industry

By Assessment Industry News, Company News, Surpass Community

BTL Surpass Inc. and Alpine Testing Solutions, Inc. (Alpine) have formed a ground-breaking partnership that will allow Surpass users to benefit from Alpine’s test development and psychometric expertise as well as its CertMetrics™ Candidate, Credentialing and Exam Data Management system. Through Surpass and CertMetrics, certification boards have access to an…

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BSB appoints BTL to provide digital platform for the new centralised assessment in Professional Ethics

By Assessment Industry News, Company News, Surpass Community

The Bar Standards Board (BSB) has announced that it has contracted with BTL Group Ltd to use the Surpass Assessment Platform to help it deliver the new centralised assessment in Professional Ethics to be sat by pupils during the pupillage component of Bar training. The first such assessment will be taken in April 2022 by pupils who…

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Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC) uses Surpass custom question types to solve assessment needs

By Assessment Industry News, Company News, Surpass Community

BTL Group Ltd. is delighted to announce that the Caribbean Examinations Council (CXC®), the premier assessment board across the Caribbean region, has selected the Surpass assessment platform to digitally transform its end-to-end examinations process as part of its commitment to shape the future of education and assessment within the region….

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General Pharmaceutical Council uses Surpass Assessment Platform

General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) appoints BTL Group to deliver online registration exams

By Assessment Industry News, Company News, Surpass Community

The General Pharmaceutical Council (GPhC) has confirmed that it will be working with BTL Group Ltd, to run the common registration assessment sittings it holds jointly with the Pharmaceutical Society of Northern Ireland (PSNI). BTL will use their award-winning computer-based testing platform, Surpass, as well as test centres across the…

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OneConnect joins Surpass Community as official reseller throughout Africa

By Assessment Industry News, Company News, International Testing, Surpass Community

West Yorkshire, UK, November 2021 – BTL Group Ltd. is pleased to welcome OneConnect to the Surpass Community, a partnership that will enable Accrediting Bodies in Africa to ensure assessments are high quality. OneConnect has been given the rights to be the reseller partner of cutting-edge online assessment solution, Surpass, throughout Africa. They…

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Seven trends in assessment from Europe and beyond

Seven trends in assessment from Europe and beyond

By Assessment Industry News, International Testing, Surpass Community, Surpass Community Guest Post

Guest author: Tim Burnett, Product Marketing Consultant, Chair of the e-Assessment Association and Vice-Chair of the EATP Authenticity in testing and the increasing importance of the user’s voice were some of the key trends to come out of the European Association of Test Publishers (EATP) conference this September. Furthermore, it’s…

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Tim Burnett elected as Chair of the e-Assessment Association Board

By Assessment Industry News, Company News, Other, Surpass Community

Surpass Head of Marketing, Tim Burnett, has been elected as Chair of the eAA Board. Tim, formerly Vice Chair, takes over from Matt Wingfield who held the role for 10 years.  Through Tim’s role with Surpass, and being on the e-Assessment Association Board, Tim has developed a strong insight into the considerations and opportunities facing the…

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Andy McAnulla, President of Surpass, Introduces the ATP Innovations in Testing Closing Keynote Panel

By Assessment Industry News, Company News, International Testing

The session looked towards the future of assessment and learning  The closing panel session of this year’s ATP Innovations in Testing virtual conference was introduced by Andy McAnulla, President of BTL Surpass, and member of the ATP Board of Directors representing the Europe division.  Andy was invited to introduce the discussion panel,…

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