CERTIFIED PSYCHOMETRIC TEST ANALYST

Module

Training objectives

Method

Time

Overview of Psychology

mcpta01

  • Psychology Basics
  • Sigmund Freud
  • Carl Gustav Jung
  • Alfred Adler
  • Burrhus Fredric Skinner

Case analysis
exercises

3 hrs

Psychometric Assessment Overview

mcpta02

  • Psychometric Assessment
  • Understanding the Psyche/Mind
  • Understanding Competence
  • What to Assess
  • Why to Assess
  • Establish Fair Psychometric Assessment using re-test reliability, inter-rater reliability, predictive validity, constructive validity tests
  • Fairness - will the Assessment create Adverse impact

Case analysis
Simulation exercises

4 hrs

 
Categories of Tests
mcpta03     

  • Categories of Test including inventory - based, projective tests
  • Common Projective Tests like Rorschach test, TAT, house - tree person, free association, word association, bubble drawing etc
  • Self-Report or Inventory Tests like MBTI, occupational preference questionnaires, Belbin's team role model profile, the Thomas profiling etc

Group Discussion

2 hrs

Tests for Traits - The PSI

mcpta04      

  • PSI- A Brief History
  • How to Analyze the PSI Test
  • Dimensions of the Typology
  • Different Personality Types
  • Uses of PSI

Exercise
Group discussion

2hrs

Test for Motives - The TAT
mcpta05

  • History of the Test
  • Understanding TAT
  • Administering the Test
  • Scoring of the TAT Cards

Simulations

3hrs

Motivational Analysis Using Career Anchors- The RSI Test

mcpta06

  • Understanding Motivators

Simulation
Exercises
Exercise deep end de-brief

2 hrs

 

Ability Testing

mcpta07

  • Ability Tests
  • Different Ability Aspects
  • Sample Tests Used in Organizations

Exercises

1 hr