Pre-Employment Skills Assessment

Online Employment and Skills Assessment


Exam Overview:

Welcome to the Alpha Transcription transcription skills assessment. This test will take approximately 60 minutes to complete. We encourage you to use reference materials. Good Luck!



Javascript must be enabled to use this site.

Please enable Javascript then refresh this page or click here to continue.

To enable Javascript:

  • Internet Explorer 6 and 7
    1. Click Tools then Internet Options... from the main menu.
    2. Select the Security tab a the top of the Internet Options windows.
    3. Select the Internet icon from the list of zones at the top of the Security options.
    4. Click "Custom level..."
    5. Scroll down to Active Scripting.
    6. Under Active Scripting click Enable.

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5 and 2.0
    1. Click Tools then Options... (or Firefox then Preferences on the MAC) from the main menu.
    2. Select the Content button at the top of the window the appears.
    3. Click the box by Enable Javascript to put a checkmark in it.

  • Safari
    1. Click Safari then Preferences from the main menu.
    2. Select the Security tab.
    3. Click Enable JavaScript to put a checkmark by it.



System Requirements to Complete This Evaluation:
  • Browser Requirements
  • *** Internet Explorer 9 and Google Chrome are NOT compatible with this testing platform. Internet Explorer 9 won't let you install versions 7 or 8. If you have IE 9, you will need to install both Firefox and Quicktime and then open Firefox (see links below or the FAQ). ***
  • Operating System Requirements
    • Windows XP, or Windows Vista, or Windows 7
    • or
    • Mac OS X 10.4 or newer (10.5 or newer suggested)
  • Javascript must be enabled. This is enabled in most browsers by default.
  • Hardware Requirements
    • Speakers/headphones to hear audio dictations