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Cognitive ability test: The Bridge Ability Suite

The Bridge Ability Suite is a cognitive ability test, available on Vocational, Bachelor, or University levels. The test measures Verbal ability, Numerical ability and Logical thinking. The Bridge Ability is often used in work settings. It can be used to examine whether an employee can move on to a position at a higher level, or it can be used to determine the IQ or cognitive ability of an (external) applicant. The Bridge Ability Suite provides an accurate prediction of a person's ability to take on a new position or novel training. You can use this test to identify high flyers.

How does this cognitive ability test work?

The Bridge Ability Suite cognitive ability test (or IQ test) measures the cognitive ability of those with a vocational education level up to and including university level, aged 15 to 65 years. With the help of The Bridge Ability Suite, a prediction can be made about a person's maximum performance level (educational level or professional level) along with an indication of their intelligence (IQ).

How to start

  • Only available for businesses and organizations.
  • You can order The Bridge Ability Suite for your candidates at our orderpage.
  • Select 'Cognitive Ability Test' and choose the level (vocational/bachelor/university).
  • Prices starting from € 15 per candidate.
  • We will create and send the Bridge Ability Suite for your candidate within the hour.
  • Your candidate completes the test.
  • If needed, a TestGroup consultant can guide you through the report over the phone.
  • Planning on using tests and online assessments in high volume? Opt for a more cost-efficient corporate account on the Bridge Assessment Platform.

Be prepared: Instructions for candidates

We encourage candidates to prepare for completing the Bridge Ability Suite with the specific instruction documents that are available at our instructions for candidates section.

Features of the cognitive ability test

With a cognitive ability test, you can determine whether your candidate or employee can handle a higher vocational education level. This way, you can decide whether it makes sense to invest in a college education for your employee or not. Or you can measure during selection or recruitment your candidate’s vocational education level during selection or recruitment.

  • Time: 3x 18 minutes;
  • Available at vocational, bachelor and university levels;
  • Available in 20 languages, including Dutch, English, German, French and Spanish;
  • Online, reliable and scientifically-based;
  • The Bridge Ability Suite consists of three tests: verbal ability, numerical ability and logical thinking;
  • The tests can be administered separately or in combination;
  • Measure mental ability, including problem-solving abilities;
  • Provides insight into how quickly an employee can adapt.

Why The Bridge Ability Suite?

The Bridge Ability Suite is a professional cognitive ability test that consists of three parts: The Bridge Verbal, The Bridge Numerical and The Bridge Abstract. This ability test is available at the intermediate/vocational, bachelor, and university levels. You can order this test separately (per candidate) or via your own account on The Bridge Assessment Platform.

Order your test & online assessments here

  • You can order a test or online assessment for your candidate or employee here.
  • We will create & email it to you within just 30 minutes.
  • After completion, the assessment report will be directly available.
  • Companies and organizations can pay with an invoice afterwards.
  • All prices of the tests & online assessments can be found on the price page.

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You will receive the access codes for the test or online assessment within 30 minutes.

This is what our satisfied customers say about us

“Thanks to the Bridge Ability Suite we can admit more people to our corporate training.”

Kim Heerkens, Capacity Building Consultant

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