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Professional Development, Training and Consultation

As a leading provider of personality, psychopathology, behavior, ability, achievement, and speech and language assessments, Pearson offers you professional development opportunities to help you maintain a high level of expertise in your daily work:

NEW! Pearson Clinical Assessment Professional Learning Community

We've launched a new Professional Learning Community to make the process of earning continuing education/professional development credits easier!

  • Register for free by creating a username and password at:
  • Complete the Qualifications Form
  • Browse for the training you're pre-qualified to take
  • Purchase and complete your training
  • Print your certificate

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Current Topics for Online Courses

Pearson offers online courses for:

  • SLD Identification

Presentations Delivered with Brainshark

Need to get oriented to tests when it’s most convenient for YOU? Try our Brainshark presentations! Brainsharks are our pre-recorded sessions that allow you to learn at your leisure. They are free of charge and generally require only 20-30 minutes. All you need is access to the internet and the sound enabled on your computer.
See the list of available Brainshark presentations.

University Alliance Program (UAP)

If you are part of a university, you can use our University Alliance Program (UAP) to provide your students direct experience with some of today's most widely used assessments. Find out more about the program.

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Training & Demo CDs

We offer a number of CD presentations that can be easily viewed free-of-charge in the office or at home on a personal computer. Many offer continuing education (CE) credits through the American Psychological Association for a fee of $15.00 per credit. Review the CD presentation list.


Work Sampling Online (WSO) School Success Family Corner 
Parent Interface Tutorial

This 5-minute video provides parents with information on registering for the Family Corner feature in WSO, uploading digital files to share with teachers, accessing helpful links, and managing accounts. View the tutorial.

Work Sampling Online (WSO) School Success Family Corner 
Teacher Interface Tutorial

This 4-minute video tutorial provides teachers with information on inviting parents to the Family Corner feature in WSO, viewing files uploaded by parents, and using files uploaded by parents. View the tutorial

Webinars, Workshops, & Conferences

Check out these upcoming events:

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Request Training

Pearson is currently scheduling Professional Development Training sessions conducted by qualified trainers to teach administration techniques for our products. Please fill out our contact form with your training request or contact us at 1-800-627-7271 to submit your request for Professional Development Training.

Please note that there are fees associated with many on-site trainings, and that not all requests for on-site services can be accommodated. We will do our best to work with you to identify appropriate options to meet your professional development needs.