Test User: Occupational, Personality

BPS verified personality test user training

This BPS-verified Test User: Occupational, Personality course (formerly Level B) qualifies you to use two personality instruments to a BPS-recognised standard: the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator® (MBTI®) and the Emotional Judgment Inventory (EJI).

Overview

This test user course provides a solid grounding in personality frameworks and their real-world applications, and is verified by both the BPS (British Psychological Society) and EFPA (European Federation of Psychologists’ Associations). It equips you with the skills, knowledge and confidence you need to apply the MBTI framework to everyday business challenges. It also presents you with your own powerful personal development experience. Alongside thorough training in the use of the MBTI instrument (a Type-based assessment), supplementary self-directed training in the trait-based EJI instrument widens your client offering in the rich and complex area of emotional intelligence.

To enrol on this course you must have already obtained a Test User: Occupational, Ability (formerly Level A) qualification.

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Course duration

3 + 1 days (Equivalent to ~49 CPD hours)

What you will learn

  • TUOPAn overview of different personality frameworks and how they can be practically applied in the workplace
  • Technical aspects of personality assessment, including test reliability and validity
  • A deeper understanding of how to be a professional, ethical and competent practitioner
  • How to unlock the power of the MBTI Step I framework, the first stage of the MBTI Development Journey
  • Essential skills and techniques to apply MBTI insights in one-to-one and group settings
  • How to use MBTI Type Dynamics to add depth and understanding to personality differences
  • Practical ways to use trait-based assessments (such as the EJI instrument) for selection
  • How to gain maximum impact from resources such as the MBTI Development Workbook, MBTI Feedback Cards, MBTI Personal Impact Report, EJI Report and more – over £800 of materials received by each participant!

Learning approach

The course adopts a blended learning approach which combines online and experiential learning. This includes varied interactive exercises and an engaging mix of group and individual work. Each participant will receive individual coaching from experienced OPP psychologists as part of a practice feedback session undertaken during the course.

Course benefits

  • Enhance your impact as a professional by learning how to use personality and emotional intelligence to address a range of business needs
  • Develop greater self-awareness and the ability to instil self-awareness in others by appreciating personality differences
  • Increase your credibility by becoming a BPS-recognised test user
  • Gain access to the variety of assessments available to BPS Test User: Occupational, Personality qualified practitioners without further training
  • Get support from an expanding and evolving pool of OPP practitioner materials and resources
  • Enjoy life-long membership of the global community of MBTI practitioners, and appreciate the value of transferable skills gained through application of the MBTI instrument.

This course is for

  • Coaches
  • Organisational development specialists
  • HR professionals involved in the development of others
  • Training consultants
test user occupational PERSONALITY

The trainer had clear demonstrated knowledge, and was able to answer any question, however obscure. Excellent at responding to the needs of both the group and individuals. I came away genuinely inspired with the learning experience.

Amanda BarrettLeadership Development Manager, HBOS. Lloyds Banking Group

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