About us

We believe that learning and assessment changes lives.

Notre façon de faire

Introduction

At Yardstick Assessment Strategies (YAS), we ensure that professionals are qualified and ready to serve to the public. We use a combination of technology, psychometric best practice, evidence-based research, and professionalism to assess the knowledge, skills, and abilities of millions of candidates across the world.

Our purpose

We help people achieve their dreams.

So much depends on how well professionals in our most vital industries are assessed. Our partners rely on us for innovative, practical, seamless, professional testing solutions for their credentialing programs. Our award-winning approach to psychometrics, technology, and certification ensures that industry professionals are competent, qualified, and ready to make their dream a reality.

Where we are now

  • 500+testing centres
  • 20+awards won
  • 3 Canadian offices
  • 50+industry leaders
  • 150,000people surveyed

Our approach

Assessments that are rigorous and defensible, yet personal and responsive.

From small-scale remote exams to multi-day, thousand-candidate administrations, we’ve done it all. Our team is defined by an industry-renowned combination of rigour and customer service.

Whether we are configuring and managing your exam site, generating sophisticated reports, or delivering your exams, we partner with you to better understand your organization’s unique needs. Together, we solve your current and future testing challenges and find the best solutions for your, and your candidates.