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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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Delivering assessments in challenging times: four case studies with Surpass

By Case Study, International Testing, Surpass Community, Testing Innovation

In these testing times, assessment providers and the industry have had to adapt fast to deliver examinations to candidates in different ways. Surpass customers have been involved in some incredible projects recently, and the case studies here showcase experiences from the worlds of healthcare, education, finance and transportation engineering. “Take…

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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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Surpass Community Panel Webinar – Latest Exam Technology for Healthcare and Medical Qualifications

By Community Webinar, International Testing, Surpass Community

Featuring speakers from: American Academy of Neurologists (USA)National Board for Certified Counselors (USA)National Board of Medical Examiners (USA)Royal College of Ophthalmologists (UK)Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health (UK) In this panel-based webinar, hear first-hand how these prestigious awarding and credentialing bodies use Surpass to create secure exams for their…

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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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Surpass Joins the International Language Testing Association

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

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

By Assessment Industry News, International Testing, Online Proctoring, Surpass Community, Test Center 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) Program 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 Program 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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