Category Archives: Assessment Centres

TRAIN DRIVER SITUATIONAL JUDGEMENT TEST [Practice Resource]

TRAIN DRIVER SITUATIONAL JUDGEMENT TEST – A Step-by-Step Walkthrough     Train Operating Companies in the UK is starting to use a form of situational judgement test (often referred to as Situational Judgement Exercises or SJEs) as part of the assessment criteria for assessing trainee train drivers. Another name for this type of new test […]

How To Prepare For The National Police Officer Assessment Centre

Every year, thousands of candidates apply to the police force. Some will be successful, some won’t; but what really matters is that you are successful. The application process for the police force is designed to test candidates in a rigorous manner, in order to determine the very best candidates from a wide field of applicants. […]

Application, Testing and Interview Advice for Fire Control Operators

In this blog, we will share invaluable tips and advice for those applying to become Fire Control Operators provided by former Kent Fire and Rescue Service Fire Officer and recruitment expert, Richard McMunn. Fire Control Operator: Application: The application process has become more in depth over recent years and HR departments seem to favour the […]

Overcoming Nerves before Attending an Assessment Centre

Overcoming Nerves before Attending an Assessment Centre Assessment centres whether they are for police or a different form of employment, can be dealt with using some of the same techniques. Nerves will always be present when you are going for interviews, practical assessment, and written assessments to obtain your career of choice. No one walks […]

Understanding the New Train Driver Recruitment Tests

Understanding the New Train Driver Recruitment Tests In this article we will provide you with new details of the train driver tests which came into force in 2013. These tests will be conducted by the majority of UK train operating companies. Attention Test of Everyday Attention for Occupational assessment (TEA-Occ) Attention is crucial for any […]

Admiralty Interview Board Running Order

Admiralty Interview Board Running Order Each year scores of applicants attend the Royal Navy Officer Admiralty Interview Board. One of the more common questions we receive at How2become.com is what the running order for the AIB actually is.   In this article we will provide you with some useful tips about what to expect at […]