Assessment Services

Hiring and promotional decisions are critical to the future of any agency.

With IPMA-HR’s testing products, you can rest assured that you’re using the best products in the industry.

Here’s why:

  • We have an untarnished record of delivering accurate results; IPMA-HR has never lost a test challenge in court.
  • We’re a nonprofit organization, which helps ensure you’re receiving the most affordable products in the industry.
  • We’ve been doing this for over 60 years — ours is an unbiased and proven evaluation method.
  • Our tests are comprehensive: We evaluate candidates on the knowledge, skills, abilities, and personal characteristics required to be successful on the job.
  • Our tests are tailored to the job: The test development process is rigorous and relies on a thorough job analysis and subject-matter expert review.
  • Our customer service team is top-notch, receiving ‘A’ ratings from customers year after year.

“IPMA-HR provides excellent tests at a very reasonable price! They have a dependable and dedicated team that is always willing to answer questions in a timely manner and provide exceptional customer service. They are great to work with! The City of Owosso has been a satisfied customer for over three years.”

Jessica Unangst, Director of Human Resources, City of Owosso, Michigan

As the premier provider of public safety tests, IPMA-HR offers reliable, comprehensive, and affordable testing products for POLICE, FIRE, EMERGENCY COMMUNICATIONS CENTER (ECC), CORRECTIONS, and ADMINISTRATIVE SUPPORT.

Learn more about preparing to administer an IPMA-HR test and learn about what new tests we have in development.

Quality customer service is our goal. Feel free to contact us or call toll free at (800) 381-TEST (8378).

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“I have to thank IPMA-HR for their quick response time and wonderful customer service. I have advised other organizations to order from you because of the great service and the tests are always in line with the position being examined.”

Amanda Bennett, Chief Examiner, Pacific County Civil Service Commission