Colin Blake & Partners

 

WELCOME TO THE PRACTICE

The practice was established in 2004, and provides comprehensive psychometric
assessments for the purposes of:

Talent Selection
Talent Development
Career Guidance


TALENT SELECTION ASSESSMENTS
Executive selection assessments
Managerial selection assessments
Graduate selection assessments
Supervisory selection assessments
Emerging leader identification assessments 
HiPo employee identification assessments
Employee selection assessments
Entry level volume selection assessments

TALENT DEVELOPMENT ASSESSMENTS
Executive development assessments
Managerial development assessments
Graduate development assessments
Supervisory development assessments
Emerging leader development assessments
HiPo employee development assessments
Employee development assessments

CAREER GUIDANCE ASSESSMENTS
Subject Choice Testing 
Career Guidance Testing
Adult Career Counselling Assessments
Career Development and Coaching Assessments

CERTIFICATION TRAINING 
with Naman our Business Partner

PSI 16pf® Practitioner Certification
PSI Resilience Questionnaire Certification
PSI Assessor Skills Certification
PMS Performance Management Certification 

BEST PRACTICE PRINCIPLES
We adhere to best practice principles for psychometric testing, as laid down by the Board for Psychology,
Health Professions Council of South Africa. Consent for psychometric testing
is required from all candidates; test results are strictly confidential;
and the tests used are registered with the Health
Professions Council of South Africa

Talent Assessments for
Selection and Development


Personality Assessments
Cognitive and Personality Assessments

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Personality Assessments for Selection and Development 


Assessment of:  
  • Interpersonal Style
  • Thinking, Problem-Solving and Decision-Making Style
  • Coping Style and Management of Pressure
  • Team Roles
  • Role, Team and Organisation Fit  
  • Leadership Style
  • Conflict Management Style
  • Influencing Styles
  • Talent and Career Focus
  • Behavioural Competencies
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Management and Leadership Derailers
  • Core Strengths
  • Priority Development and Coaching Needs
  • Candidate Response Style

A comprehensive psychometric assessment report, for selection or development
Feedback of the results to the Human Resource Director
Development or coaching interventions as required
 
The testing is online and takes approximately 60 minutes
Remote supervised testing is used for Selection
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Cognitive and Personality Assessments for Selection and Development


Assessment of:
 
Cognitive and Thinking Capabilities
  • Strategic Thinking Ability
  • Critical Thinking Ability: Verbal Reasoning
  • Critical Thinking Ability: Numerical Reasoning
  • Critical Thinking Ability: Abstract Reasoning

Personality
  • Interpersonal Style
  • Thinking, Problem-Solving and Decision-Making Style
  • Coping Style and Management of Pressure
  • Team Roles
  • Role, Team and Organisation Fit  
  • Leadership Style
  • Conflict Management Style
  • Influencing Styles
  • Talent and Career Focus
  • Behavioural Competencies
  • Emotional Intelligence
  • Management and Leadership Derailers
  • Core Strengths
  • Priority Development and Coaching Needs
  • Candidate Response Style

A comprehensive psychometric assessment report, for selection or development
Feedback of the results to the Human Resource Director
Development or coaching interventions as required
 
The testing is online and takes approximately 2 hours
Remote supervised testing is used for Selection

Top Certifications


for Talent Assessment Professionals 

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With our International


Business Partner

 

NAMAN
 

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Career Guidance Assessments


School Subject Choice Testing (Grade 9 Learners)
Career Guidance Testing (Grade 10-12 Learners and Students)
Adult Career Counselling Assessments
Career Development and Coaching Assessments

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School Subject Choice Testing (Grade 9)


Testing of:
  • Abilities and aptitudes
  • Career interests
  • Personality
  • Values

Feedback of the results to the learner and their parents
A comprehensive subject choice and career guidance report

Testing is done at our consulting rooms, or online using remote supervised testing
Testing time is approximately 2 hours
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Career Guidance Testing (Grades 11, 12 and Students)

 

Testing of:
  • Abilities and aptitudes
  • Career interests 
  • Personality
  • Values

Feedback of the results to the learner and their parents
A comprehensive career and study guidance report

Testing is done at our consulting rooms, or online using remote supervised testing
Testing time is approximately 2 hours
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Adult Career Counselling Assessments


Testing of:
  • Abilities and aptitudes
  • Career interests 
  • Personality
  • Values and Motivation

Feedback of the results to the client
A comprehensive career counselling report

Testing is done at our consulting rooms, or online using remote supervised testing
Testing time is approximately 2 hours
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Career Development and Coaching Assessments (Adults)

 

Testing of:
  • Abilities and aptitudes
  • Career interests
  • Personality
  • Values and Motivation

Feedback of the results to the client
A comprehensive career development and coaching report
Career coaching as required
 
Testing is done at our consulting rooms, or online using remote supervised testing
Testing time is approximately 2 hours

Subject Choice Testing

Grade 9's from Schools in a Rural District, Western Cape

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Psychometric Testing for Subject Choice 

Testing of aptitudes, career interests, personality and values

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Subject Choice Reports

Reports linking learners' strengths to careers, school subject choices and occupations in demand

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Feedback to Parents and Learners

Feedback of the results to parents and learners, as well as schools 

Clients


Corporate Clients

Some of our corporate clients have included:

Sea Harvest Corporation
Brimstone Investment Corporation
Nedbank
Capitec Bank
Multichoice
Two-a-Day Group
Cape Span
Safcol (SA Government Forestry Organisation)
South African Defence Force


Private Clients

Over 700 career guidance assessments
Over 100 adult career counselling assessments

Contact Us

 

Address details

Regus Offices, Black River Park, 2 Fir Street, Observatory, Cape Town
Phone: +27 82 532 3124
Email: colin@cbpractice.com
Website: www.cbpractice.com

 

Consulting hours

Monday to Friday 09:00-17:00 hours
Saturday 09:00-13:00 hours

 

Messages

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