Cognitive Process Profile (CPP) Training

A pre-requisite for attendance of CPP course is a professional registration in psychology or psychometrics and work experience in HR, counselling, consulting and/or coaching. Previous exposure to and use of assessment techniques in an integrative and holistic manner is thus required.

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3 days


Training manual

Facilitated CPP accreditation training. Register now for our 2022 sessions. 6 to 8 July - Virtual Facilitated Session. 21 to 23 September - In-person training (Johannesburg). 7 to 9 December - Virtual Facilitated Session. For more info, contact us at Intern rates not applicable.

Course content

The issue of psychometric assessment from a holistic perspective

Cognitive assessment methodologies

The theoretical model on which the CPP is based

Test constructs reported on including:

  • Cognitive Style
  • SST level of work
  • Learning Potential
  • Speed and Pace
  • The leadership requirements of various contexts
  • Strengths and development areas
  • Job-related processing preferences and capabilities
  • Complexity and the Unit of information used
  • Additional Observations
  • Developmental guidelines

The results

The application of the CPP constructs in the work environment is addressed.

The course involves theoretical and practical work. The research findings are discussed.

A CPP training manual is provided.

Certification and accreditation takes place with successful demonstration of an understanding of the theory and practical implications of the cognitive constructs.