Category: Recruitment Tests – Help, Advice and Tips

Essay Writing Tips For The Army Officer Selection Board

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Essay writing tips for the Army Officer Selection Board Each year many people apply to join the Army as a commissioned Officer – as part of the tough selection process they are required to undertake an army officer briefing and also a main board. During the board the applicant will be required to write an essay which will provide details to the assessing officer’s on how well, or not so well, the potential army officer can communicate and articulate in …

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How To Pass The Cables And Dials Test

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How To Pass The Cables And Dials Test I often get asked by train driver applicants about the types of test they will be required to undertake during the trainee train driver selection process. The tests themselves are very difficult to pass, simply because there is very little margin for error. Of those people who do pass the train driver tests, they focus n speed as well as accuracy. There is no room for ‘wild-guessing’ during the tests as the …

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Electrical Comprehension Reasoning Test

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Electrical Comprehension Reasoning Test This type of test is more commonly used during selection processes such as the RAF Airman Test. It is even used during many different types of electrical and engineering roles where a requirement to work sales with electrical components and concepts is required. As part of the Royal Air Force airman test, the electrical comprehension test is designed to assess your ability work with different electrical concepts. The reason why you will be assessed in this …

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Trainability For Rules And Procedures Test

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The Trainability For Rules And Procedures Test As part of the trainee train driver selection process you will be required to undertake what is called a Trainability for Rules & Procedures (TRP) Test. The test itself is usually undertaken by candidates using pen & paper and consists of two main elements.  The train operating company use this type of test to assess how you learn and retain new information; something which is integral to the role of a train driver. …

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How To Understand Mechanical Advantage

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HOW TO UNDERSTAND MECHANICAL ADVANTAGE Mechanical comprehension tests are widely used during selection processes that involve technical jobs. Having an understanding of mechanical advantage is crucial to your success during the test. You may find that some mechanical comprehension tests ask you to calculate the mechanical advantage of a simple pulley system. Here’s an explanation of how mechanical advantage works when using a simple pulley system. EXAMPLES OF SIMPLE PULLEY SYSTEMS EXAMPLES OF SIMPLE PULLEY SYSTEMS If you study the …

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Life In The UK Test Questions And Answers

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10 LIFE IN THE UK TEST QUESTIONS AND ANSWERS In this article we will provide you with 10 Life in the UK test questions and answers to give you an idea of what the test involves. The Life in the UK test must be taken and passed by anyone who wishes to remain in the United Kingdom on indefinite leave or who wishes to apply for naturalisation. The test will assess a candidates knowledge and understanding of UK life so that they …

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Trainability for Rules and Procedures Test

HOW TO PASS TRAIN DRIVER TESTS There is certainly plenty of advice out there on how to pass train driver tests; some of it good, some of it poor. In this article I will provide you with some useful tips on how to pass train driver tests that form part of the trainee train driver selection process. To begin with, let us take a look at the types of test you may be required to undertake during the train driver …

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