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TOSA is the leader in IT skills assessment and certification on desktop applications (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook) and programming languages (HTML5, CSS3, PHP, C#, Java). Its unique innovative solution has been used by more than 800 universities and companies.

A "real-usage" approach

  • Questions include illustrated MCQs and practical exercises.
  • Questions written by recognized experts.
  • Practical assessment of skills and knowledge.
Adaptive testing : question difficulty chart

Efficient methodology leading to precise results

TOSA Office (Microsoft Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook)
& TOSA Digital Skills
(PHP, C#, Java, HTML5, CSS3, JavaScript)

Adaptive testing

  • An adaptive algorithm selects a difficulty level for each question based on the candidate answers.
  • MCQs focus on useful functions and features.
  • Test questions that require the candidate to perform an action while using software applications.

Coding exercises

  • Multiple difficulty levels.
  • Candidate can check and debug their answers before submitting them.
  • Interactive hints to help the candidate determine what does not work.
  • Item Response Theory scoring methodology.
  • Indicate the difficulty level of each question asked.
  • Global skill level evaluated on a 1-to-5 scale (initial to expert) or 1-to-1000 scale (certification).
  • Indicate the candidate skill levels for sub-skill categories.
  • Comparison with a job-based expected result.
  • Score per question type
  • Assessment of code quality and time to complete
  • Comparison with a selected group of candidates
  • Full display of the candidate code
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Microsft Office assessment test, sample  Word in application exercise

A user-friendly system

  • No installation required, fully SAAS.
  • Easy-to-use candidate back office.
  • User-friendly tests employing a very simple interface.

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