HirePro Partners with Pearson to Monitor Remote English Language Assessment

By: | May 13th, 2020

Bengaluru: HirePro, a leading recruitment technology and assessments solution company, has partnered Pearson, the world’s learning company, to scientifically monitor its Versant + Remote Monitoring test. The tie-up aims at allowing candidates to take their test remotely, at a convenient off-site location.

HirePRO LogoThe integration of HirePro’s unique automated proctoring technology will enable employers to add more security and make the examination/test fool-proof. Furthermore, the verification built-in with the test will ensure the organisation hire the most suitable candidates.

HirePro will monitor Versant testing using proprietary AI algorithms. The test sessions will be monitored and recorded through HirePro’s online proctoring service and any suspicious behaviours will be flagged to the administrators for review. The process will ensure authenticity and maintain uprightness of the examination.

Speaking on the occasion, Pasupathi Sankaran, Chief Operating Officer, HirePro, said “The latest version of the Versant test will help employers to conduct assessments remotely with precision, enable a convenient and faster process and reduce the operational cost associated with conducting them in-person. In our journey of the past 15 years, we have realized the growing need for remotely monitored assessments and the global pandemic has led to wider acceptance. Built by a team of experts with more than 20 patents in audio/video technologies, our assessments platform offers the test takers a superior experience and ensures automated detection and prevention of cheating.”

Freya Thomas Monk, Pearson SVP of English Assessment, said “Pearson has kept pace with the evolving customer needs with our trusted online assessments, now brought into test-takers’ homes via a great quality remote monitored solution. Recruiters and HR professionals have trusted Pearson’s Versant tests for over 25 years to support their recruiting processes and make effective hiring decisions. We are proud to have partnered up with HirePro on our new Versant + Remote Monitoring solution, which offers the reliability of the Versant English tests with the flexibility of secure offsite testing experience. This will enable corporations to expand their talent pool and advance only the most qualified candidates.”

Pearson has administered 350 million tests across 100 countries since 1996. The Versant + Remote Monitoring can be taken worldwide, with the exception of mainland China and sanctioned countries.

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