What you'll learn
Benefits of Gaining The BPS CCET Qualification
This course is verified by the British Psychological Society (BPS) and leads to an internationally recognised professional qualification in educational testing, the Certificate of Competence in Educational Testing (CCET). The course is comprised of 5 modules, covering specific topics related to testing and assessment including academic attainment testing and intelligence testing. Every course participant is assigned an experienced psychologist as their tutor who will work with them through the course. There is coursework to be submitted throughout this course and submitted to tutors. The assessed work consists of multiple choice questions, administering a test, writing a report and answering short written questions.
The course starts at the very beginning and builds the participants skills and knowledge as they progress through the course. The topics covered on the course are:
Course 1: Administering and Scoring Tests
An introduction to testing and assessment
Different kinds of assessment tools and methods
How to Administer and Score Educational Tests
Course 2: Understanding Standard Scores
Different scoring systems used in testing
Understanding standard scores including t scores, percentiles, age equivalents, Stens and Stanines and more.
Course 3: What Makes a Good test
Reliability and Validity in testing
Course 4: Factors affecting test results
Bias and Discrimination in testing
Course 5: Interpreting & Communicating results
How to interpret score profiles and how to tell what's important and what's not
Communicating test results to parents, professionals and clients
Effective Report Writing
Éirim: The National Assessment Agency & Education Elephant; Rebecca Good,Educational Psychologist; Trevor James, Clinical Psychologist; and Dr. Kate James PhD, Educational Psychologist.
|Course End Date||13-10-2022|
|Cut off date||13-10-2022|
The Education Centre, Tralee
Call: 066 7195000