PHOENIX - Kryterion, Inc, the
Phoenix-based leader in test development and delivery, announced the
achievement on another milestone of growth with the establishment of its 600th
testing center worldwide.
As of August of 2011, Kryterion
facilitates testing with over 600 centers in its worldwide network. This
milestone reinforces Kryterion’s status as one of the leading testing companies
in the certification and licensure market. Kryterion now offers testing
locations in over 90 countries.
“We are quite proud of being able to
offer over 600 locations to our clients for their testing needs. This extensive
network gives our clients more ability to expand their testing programs to
where their members live.” explains Kryterion CEO William Dorman. “The need for
access to a quality testing network continues to grow as companies depend on
proctored exams for certification and licensure.”
In fact, the need for certification
and licensure in markets such as health care and information technology
continues to increase as job seekers and employers alike see the value of
well-executed testing programs.
“While we aim for thorough
geographic coverage with our testing network, we also constrain ourselves to
working with only qualified testing centers that are
able to provide a secure, clean, comfortable testing environment to our
test-takers. For us, quality includes cleanliness, professional
staffing, appropriate physical location and more. Our testing centers must
utilize Kryterion Certified Proctors before we accept them into our network.”
details Dorman. “We investigate the center’s reputation, location, and
performance on an ongoing basis to ensure our reputation, and that of our
Kryterion announced the opening of
the world’s first centralized online proctor operations this year in Tempe, AZ.
The blend of online proctoring services and an extensive ‘bricks and mortar’ test center network
allows Kryterion to meet a full range of client needs.
Kryterion is a full-service test
development and delivery company that provides world-class online testing
technology integrating item banking, test delivery and real time reports; while
leveraging a global network of testing centers. Kryterion is the market leader
in live online-proctored exams, which utilize remote video monitoring to
supervise test takers where they live, learn or work.