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Assessment Industry News

Innovate Awarding adapts quickly thanks to technology-based testing

By Assessment Industry News, Company News, Surpass Community

Surpass Community member, Innovate Awarding, has demonstrated how having the right technology in place gives greater flexibility to adapt in challenging times Saltaire, West Yorkshire, UK, 22nd April 2021 – Surpass Community member, Innovate Awarding, has demonstrated how early adoption of computer-based assessments has been pivotal to continuing examinations during…

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Surpass Joins the International Language Testing Association

By Assessment Industry News, Company News, International Testing, Other

ILTA promotes the improvement of language testing throughout the world. Saltaire, West Yorkshire, UK, 15th April 2021 – Surpass is pleased to announce it has joined the International Language Testing Association (ILTA) as an institutional member. ILTA is an international group of language testing and assessment scholars and practitioners who…

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New community member: Council for Interior Design Qualification

Council for Interior Design Qualification (CIDQ) joins the Surpass Community

By Assessment Industry News, Company News, Surpass Community

The organisation will utilise Surpass for the NCIDQ certification – the gold standard for interior design professionals Exton, PA, USA, 11th March 2021 – BTL Surpass Inc. is delighted to welcome the Council for Interior Design Qualification (CIDQ) to the Surpass Community. CIDQ is the premier certifying organisation for interior…

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Real-World Assessments Produce Work-Ready Accountants with CPA & ICAS

By Assessment Industry News, International Testing, Other, Remote Invigilation, Surpass Community, Test Centre Network News

In a recent webinar, BTL Surpass welcomed representatives from prestigious accountancy awarding bodies including: Robbie Burns (Assessment & Quality Lead at ICAS), Ioana Raileanu (Senior Assessment and Quality Specialist at ICAS) and Andy Thomas (Director, PEP Examinations – Evaluation and International Assessment at CPA Canada). Unfortunately, due to an outbreak…

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Shannon Starrs and Barry Porter appointed to the CNG Program Planning Committee

Surpass Team Members appointed to the Certification Network Group (CNG) Programme Planning Committee

By Assessment Industry News, Company News, International Testing

We are proud to share that Shannon Starrs, Account Director, and Barry Porter, VP Account Management at BTL Surpass have been appointed as Programme Planning Committee Members for the Certification Network Group (CNG). Barry will take on the role with the Washington, D.C. committee, while Shannon has been appointed to…

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Andy McAnulla Elected to ATP Board

Andy McAnulla Elected to Board of Directors at the Association of Test Publishers

By Assessment Industry News, Company News, International Testing

We are delighted to announce that Andy McAnulla, President of the USA based Surpass operations, has been elected to the Board of Directors at Association of Test Publishers (ATP).  ATP plays a pivotal part in disseminating knowledge and best practice across the industry, so the global Surpass team is thrilled to have Andy as a representative at this prestigious organisation.  The Surpass team already has a…

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