Core Abilities Assessment

The Core Abilities Assessment provides a short assessment of general ability. Providing insight on an individual's verbal, numerical & abstract reasoning ability. The Core Assessment is suitable for quickly sifting entry level candidates.

The Core Abilities assessment provides a quick and effective screening tool for sifting the best candidates from a large number of applicants.

The Core Abilities Assessment measures an individual's verbal,numerical and abstract reasoning skills; the basic skills essential in order to succeed in many roles. The results of the test provide insight into someone's ability to learn and perform in a role. Core Abilities can help highlight the applicants who should advance to the next stage or interview.

The Core Abilities Assessment is delivered online and is a timed test providing candidates with 15 minutes to complete 6 Verbal, 7 Numerical and 7 Abstract Reasoning questions.

Core abilities example questions

Areas of use

The Core Abilities Assessment can be used to screen entry-level staff and individual contributors, including:

  • Retail assistants
  • Office Managers
  • Customer Service roles
  • Call centre staff
  • Frontline Supervisors and New Managers
This test should be delivered in a supervised environment


The Core Abilities Assessment generates a report, a sample of which is can be downloaded here.

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At a glance

To assess general ability including verbal, numerical and abstract reasoning.

Target group
Junior and entry level positions

20 Questions
15 minute timed assessment

Delivery options
Fully outsourced to be managed by Getfeedback or, providing that the user meets the accreditation requirements, can be managed in-house.

Accreditation requirement
British Psychological Society (BPS) Level A accreditation or Getfeedback can provide feedback on the report at an additional cost

Recognition as a high quality tool
Conforms to British Psychological Society guidelines

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