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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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Surpass Conference Award Winner 2021 for Best Online Event

The 2020 Virtual Surpass Conference Wins Gold Award for Best Online Event at the UK Business Awards

By Awards, Company News, Surpass Conference

The annual Surpass Conference, a long-established event that brings together Surpass users to collaborate, share and interact directly with all levels of the company, has been victorious at this year’s UK Business Awards, taking gold in the “Best Online Event” category. The award was presented to BTL Group Ltd, the…

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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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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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Investing in the workforce of the future

By Company News, Other, Podcast

Supporting young talent through apprenticeship opportunities and T-level placements  There are many different routes into employment – some choose a purely academic route, studying for a qualification before entering the workforce, while others opt for an apprenticeship to gain both ‘on the job’ and ‘off the job’ training.  Most recently, we’ve seen…

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