Why prometric

Prometric-logoWhy organizations worldwide choose Prometric for testing services Prometric offers a consultative approach to test development and assessment. Through close collaboration with you we define your program goals and requirements and deliver an assessment that is valid, reliable and legally defensible.
The right testing program is critical for success – whether you’re seeking the best candidates, operating a certification program, or licensing professionals. Count on Prometric for:

The confidence and peace of mind that comes with working with the global industry leader

  • Unparalleled experience.
    Prometric delivers more than 9 million exams a year for over 450 clients. No other testing firm even comes close. With over 40 years of experience and most industry “firsts” under our belt ? there is no provider more qualified.
  • A Seasoned staff of industry experts.
    We have experts in every area – from test development and test delivery to data management and test conversion, working to make your program effective and reliable. Our experts ensure that your test meets design objectives, market requirements and legal standards.
  • Global Presence.
    With on the ground corporate operations in more than 10 countries and test centers in more than 160 ? we have experts on the ground anywhere in the world to assist you. Our global reach gives us the perspective to grow your test program however and wherever you want to offer it.

The ease of working with a single provider

  • Test development.
    Options include new programs, upgrades, updates and conversion from paper-and-pencil to computer-based testing.
  • Test delivery.
    Testing in our purpose-built centers, over the Internet, or with paper and pencil allow us to offer “anytime anywhere” access for test takers. We have over 10,000 test sites to accommodate your candidates.
  • Data services.
    Reporting, integration, storage, administration?we can handle part or all of your testing data management to ensure that your program remains an effective measurement tool.

Ubiquitous Test Infrastructure

  • A truly global network.
    More than 160 countries, 10,000 testing centers and thousands of seats. Need a new location? We can expand rapidly.
  • Expertise in capacity planning.
    By knowing what volume to expect, and adjusting test center schedules as needed, we ensure a seat for every candidate who needs one.
  • Greater ease for candidates.
    Conveniently located test centers minimize travel time and expense for busy test takers.rld to assist you. Our global reach gives us the perspective to grow your test program however and wherever you want to offer it.

Peace of mind from uncompromising security

  • Consistent processes to ensure exam integrity and accuracy.
    Prometric delivers the same experience for every candidate, everywhere.
  • Options to suit your security needs.
    Offer your exams in our computer-based testing centers, over the Internet, or in paper-and-pencil all with trained proctors.
  • The latest security techniques.
    Prometric ensures that only authorized people take your tests – for example, with biometric identity verification or digital video recording.

The comfort of working with people who know your business

  • Expertise in many markets.
    Prometric has experts in multiple industries; not only can we deliver tests; we can help develop tests that are relevant to real-world performance in any industry, from banking and information technology to healthcare or government. We can also help market tests to your candidates to help you meet the business goals of your test program.
  • A spirit of collaboration.
    Just need us to efficiently deliver an existing test? Want us to dig deep and develop a test that begins with a detailed job analysis? Something in between? It’s up to you. We’re ready and able to help in any way we can whether we take the lead or you do.
  • Protection of intellectual property.
    We understand the investment you make to develop your tests and we jump through hoops to protect that investment for you. We know the biggest security risks in each industry and pull out all the stops to safeguard your investment.

Prometric – Services

Our full range of testing services ensures your complete satisfaction Prometric is a full-service testing provider with decades of experience in every facet of testing. We are just as comfortable facilitating a small piece of your test program as we are talking the entire thing and making it happen for you. Our offerings can be either off the shelf or a la carte – and we’ll work with you to determine the most appropriate path to you testing goals.



Prometric’s holistic approach to testing incorporates three core capabilities:

Test development services

The construction, design and development of testing programs that are relevant, psychometrically sound and legally defensible.

  • Job Analysis
  • Item Development
  • Test Design & Construction
  • Psychometric Analysis

Test delivery services

The efficiently operated global network that ensures proper presentation, user-friendly navigation, efficient scheduling, the highest levels of security and integrity, and fast, accurate results reporting.

  • Test Publishing
  • Test Administration
  • Scheduling and Registration
  • System Management
  • Results Processing

Data management services

The data management capabilities that put secure, customized testing results and data in your hands, giving you powerful informational tools to make the most informed decisions possible.

  • Data Reporting
  • Data Integration
  • Data Storage
  • Data Administration

For state and national regulatory agencies and certification boards, we are the leading provider of:

  • Continuing education services that offer round-the-clock and convenient records management and administrative services. Producers can find approved courses; providers can enter class rosters, update course lists, and more.
  • License processing services that take administrative hassles off our clients’ hands. We can provide initial certification application screening to determine testing eligibility and/or full application screening. And all applications will be screened using your pre-determined criteria. Other license processing services include fingerprinting and photo licenses.
  • Voucher services eliminate administrative tasks and deliver cost savings. These prepaid certificates enable Testing Center partners, corporations, schools and government organizations to save money and maximize efficiencies by streamlining the testing process.

Every facet of our service offerings is managed by our highly qualified psychometricians (experts in the theory and technique of educational and psychological measurement). We audit each testing program to validate its purpose, fairness, reliability and validity.

The result is comprehensive solutions and operational efficiencies that simply cannot be achieved with vendors who don’t offer Prometric’s full scope of services.