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Competency assessments for nuclear industry personnel. (CD-ROM included).


Competency assessments for nuclear industry personnel. (CD-ROM included)



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Whether for purposes of employee selection, trainee evaluation, qualification, re-qualification or authorization, the nuclear industry relies upon competency assessment tools to keep plants running and safe. This gives developers, trainers and administrators tools to assess the knowledge, skills and attitudes of those who have undergone training. It describes the purposes of testing training, including employee selection and job placement, promotion, motivation, program evaluation and feedback on training, the bases for examinations, including selection and overview of assessment methods, development of written examinations, including content issues, trainee access to materials and scoring rubrics, oral examinations, including development of a testing process (such as boards), practical performance assessments, computer-aided exams, examination methods to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of training, reliability and validity of exams, and test item analysis. Appendices give a range of templates, tools and standards.

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