Core Abilities Assessment
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Core Abilities Assessment


Overview: Fine-tune your applicant pool in 15 minutes

Reading Level: 6th grade

Administration: Online/computer

Completion Time: 15 minutes (Timed)

Online Price: $21

Program Usage: Selection, job alignment, performance


Product Details

Quickly Assess the Building Blocks of Success in Any Job

Core Abilities Assessment is an online test derived from the highest quality items from the DAT for Personnel and Career Assessment (DAT for PCA, 1991) It contains practice questions, verbal (6), numerical (7) and abstract reasoning (7) questions. A scored report is produced automatically.

With more resumes for an average job than ever before, you don’t need more applicants. You need screening tools to quickly identify the best ones. More effective than a phone screen, the Core Abilities Assessment measures an individual’s verbal, numerical, and abstract reasoning skills—the building blocks for success in any job. Let Core Abilities guide you to the applicants who should advance to the next stage or interview.

Use This Assessment to Reveal:

  • A person’s verbal, numerical, and abstract reasoning skills
  • Candidates who can learn new jobs and procedures quickly

Who is it for?

Core Abilities Assessment is ideal for entry-level staff, including maintenance employees, truck drivers, reservation agents, office managers, customer service agents, frontline supervisors, and new managers.


See what data this assessment delivers by reviewing this Sample Report.






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Online Administration and Reporting

Online Price: $21

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