CSMLS Exams to Go Digital with Prometric

Utilizing Prometric’s single integrated system, broad network and
strong service approach

BALTIMORE–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Prometric, the global leader in candidate service and computerized
testing, has entered into a multi-year agreement with the Canadian
Society for Medical Laboratory Science (CSMLS) to deliver all four of
its certification examinations.

As the national certifying body for medical laboratory technologists and
medical laboratory assistants and the national professional society for
Canada’s medical laboratory professionals, CSMLS is implementing
computer-based testing for its certification testing program using
Prometric’s integrated test platform, highly secure testing network and
candidate-focused approach that is second to none.

“The move to computer-based exams with Prometric will allow CSMLS to
offer the most progressive, state-of-the-art exam delivery method, in
line with best practices for high-stakes exams,” stated Christine
Nielsen, CEO, CSMLS. “It enables enhanced exam security as well as
faster scoring and reporting. Students will benefit from more
flexibility in scheduling time and choice of writing location, as well
as greater consistency in the exam writing environment.”

“We are extremely excited to play a part in fueling the professional
careers of thousands of medical laboratory practitioners through our
CSMLS partnership,” said Charlie Kernan, president and CEO, Prometric.
“Our collaboration will set new standards in streamlining the entire
candidate experience for the digital age, offering candidates greater
convenience, access and flexibility when it comes to scheduling and
taking their exams while ensuring the highest security protocols.”

About Prometric

Prometric is the trusted leader in global testing and assessment
solutions for academic, corporate, financial services, government,
healthcare, professional associations and technology markets. It offers
a comprehensive approach to advise, develop, manage and deliver programs
in the industry’s most integrated technology-enabled environment across
the world’s most secure testing network or through the conveniences of
online testing services. The company is committed to service quality and
a set of values that supports test takers worldwide who take more than
seven million tests each year in more than 180 countries. For more
information, please visit www.prometric.com.


CSMLS is a not-for-profit organization with members who practice in
hospital laboratories, private medical laboratories, public health
laboratories, government laboratories, research and educational
institutions. Incorporated in 1937 as the Canadian Society of Laboratory
Technologists, the society operates today as CSMLS serving more than
14,500 members in Canada and in countries around the world. For more
information, please visit https://www.csmls.org


Jana Von Bramer, Senior Vice President