Assessment and Development Centre Certification Level 1

What the course covers

This course follows an Indian Institute of Business Psychology (IIBP)-prescribed curriculum. Participants who finish the course receive Level 1 certification for Assessment and Development Centers, which enables people to become Certified Assessors and Role-Players in Assessment and Development Centers. They can also register with the IIBP as qualified Assessment Center Observers.

Who should attend

Anyone who wants to become an Assessor or Role-Player in an Assessment and Development Center can take this course. It is appropriate for absolute beginners as well as professionals who just need to brush up on their skills and get certified.

Professionals who want to design Assessment and Development Centers or Assessment and Development Center Exercises must take Level 2 or Level 3 courses. This course only offers Level 1 certification.

This course is in accordance with international standards and is accredited by IIBP, which provides the certificates and maintains the register of qualified professionals.

Course facilitators

Dr. Mariya Jilinskaya

Chartered Psychologist

Dr. Mariya Jilinskaya

Chartered Psychologist registered with BPS
IIBP accredited master facilitator
Prof. of Psychology

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Vijai Pandey

IIBP master facilitator

Vijai Pandey

IIBP accredited master facilitator
12 years in Psychometric Test development

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Course structure

Participants begin with seven days of pre-workshop online learning. Then, they attend a two-day intensive workshop led by facilitators.

By the end of this course, participants will be able to:

  • Understand and explain the key concepts and principles of the Assessment and Development Center.
  • Describe the process and methods of job analysis and competency mapping and creation of competency frameworks.
  • Describe the constitunets of a competency and recognise its positive and negative behavioural indicators.
  • Identify different types of tools, activities and exercises and link them to a given competency framework.
  • Demonstrate the skills and abilities to complete the ORCE (Observe, Record, Classify and Evaluate) process of Behavioral Assessment effectively.
  • Describe the performance of candidates or participants of an Assessment and Development Center in accurate and appropriate behavioural terms, supported by relevant examples.
  • Understand graphic and behaviorally-anchored rating scales and demonstrate the ability to use them appropriately.
  • Write report on candidates or participants, outlining their strengths and development needs against individual competencies or exercises.
  • Conduct a face-to-face feedback session.
  • As a role-player in Assessment Center activities, demonstrate the ability to adhere to a script and deal with unforeseen situations.


ONLINE: To register online, fill this form and submit. You can register now and pay later using card, check or bank transfer (NEFT, IMPS, UPI, SWIFT).

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Upcoming workshop:

Mumbai : 03-04 Jun 2020

Delhi/NCR: 27-28 Nov 2020

Important Dates:

Registration opens: 01-Jan-2020
Early Bird offer ends:45 days before workshop start date
Registration closes: 15 days before workshop start date
Course starts, online: 07 days before workshop start date

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