Writing Skills Test

Writing skills are more important than ever for organisations to achieve their goal and for individuals to advance their careers. 

Our Getting to the point® Writing Skills Test can assess whether your plain English skills meet current standards.

What’s the Writing Skills Test?

Cost: $395 plus GST

Duration: 90 minutes

Content: 20 questions on plain English best practice, covering:

  • Planning
  • Structure
  • Design
  • Expression
  • Style

Delivery: Online using a web browser

What’s needed: a computer or tablet with access to your email and the internet.

What’s the process?

1. Buy a test at our Store.

2. We email you the test link.

3. Open the link in your browser and follow the instructions.

4. You have up to 90 minutes to finish the test in a single sitting.

5. We email you a link to your results in a short report.

 What users say

This offered a meaningful and accurate test of my skill level.
The questions use real scenarios and are very interactive.
A user friendly interface that is clear and easy to read.
It was so interesting as well as being useful!
So many great features [that] are quite rare in this type of online tool.

Who is it for?

For individuals: to easily check how well you’re using plain English in your work writing.

For employers: to quickly and objectively assess staff or job candidate writing skills.