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New on-campus safety measures in effect November 19th

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Assessment Centre

If you are inquiring about COVID-19 testing site at VCC,  click on this link:  http://www.vch.ca/covid-19/about-covid-19/covid-19-testing.  The VCC Assesment Centre is not associated with the COVID testing site. 

 

Limited in-person computer based Math assessments available on a first come first served basis.  

Please click on the appropriate box below for more information and for alternative assessment options.  

All inquiries are only by email assessments@vcc.ca or by phone (604) 871-7093 Option 2.

 

If you require assistance with program requirements and options, please make an appointment with an Advisor by calling 604.871.7000 Option 2 or schedule online at Advising online appointment booking.

 

*IMPORTANT*

Every student with a scheduled in-person appointment is required to complete a pre-health screening questionnaire on the day of their appointment.   The link to the questionnaire will be provided to you in your confirmation appointment email.  

 

 

 

 

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Please email the Assessment Centre at assessments@vcc.ca to get more information about an alternative option. In your email, please include your program of interest.  

Thank you.


 

*** ALL APPOINTMENT BOOKINGS ARE CURRENTLY SUSPENDED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE***

 

Note: We currently only offer keyboarding assessments for VCC programs.

To book an assessment for a VCC course or program, you need the following 3 pieces of information:

  •  A VCC ID number (usually 9 digits and begins with '000')
  •  The name of the VCC course or program you want to get into
  •  The name of the VCC assessment you need to take

If you do not have these 3 pieces of information, please speak with one of the following advisors:

*It is the student's responsibility to confirm and request the correct assessment for their chosen program/course.  Please consult with a VCC advisor for details.

 

** NEW APPOINTMENT BOOKING PROCESS**

Note: On January 02, 2019, the new assessment and rescheduling fees will come into effect

 

Please book online by clicking on the following link:   https://canada.registerblast.com/vcc/Exam/List

If you do not have a credit card, please do not book online.  Contact the Assessment Centre at 604-871-7093 and please leave a message at Option 6.  

 

Details about the Keyboarding Assessment:

- The keyboarding assessment consists of 6 five-minute timings done on a computer using the Cortez-Peters keyboarding program

- Backspace key is disabled  (cannot backspace to correct)

- 2 spaces after a period (.)   1 space after a comma (,)

- 2 spaces after a colon (:)   1 space after a semi-colon (;)

- Timed Writings are on a piece of paper and not on the screen

- Use a regular keyboard to practice and not on a laptop if possible

Please allow 1 hour to 1 ½ hour  of your time to do the keyboarding assessment.

This assessment may be retaken without a waiting period.

 

Picture identification is needed to enter the assessment room (ie: valid passport, driver's license, PR card, BCID, etc.).

 

 

 


Assessment fees are non-refundable.  * Fees are subject to change *

The cost for a keyboarding assessment is $40.00.  Payment must be made to secure your appointment.  

To reschedule your keyboard assessment appointment, we require 48 hours notice to avoid a $25 rescheduling fee.

 


Assessment results are confidential and valid for one calendar year.

This assessment may be retaken without a waiting period.

An assessment fee applies each time you do the keyboarding assessment.

Duplicate results lettters can be generated at an additional fee. Contact us for more information.