ETS Global attended The Star HRD Expo 2012 in Johannesburg
ETS Global representatives attended The Star HRD Expo 2012, Africa’s top meeting place for Human Resources, Education and Training last 9 – 11 October at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg.
The Institute for International Research (IIR) once again presented its most respected industry gathering for HR Professionals in Africa. This premier event provides an excellent opportunity for learning providers, consulting and employment agencies, companies, government departments and other stakeholders to come together to network and showcase their commitment and services in accelerating skills development in Africa.
ETS Global UK Representatives participated in the HRD Expo Speakers’ Corner, with a presentation over “The Role of the TOEIC® Tests in HR Management”, and introduced ETS Preferred Associate (EPA) partner in South Africa, English Empowerment International (EEI), who markets and scores the TOEIC Tests in South Africa. EEI’s goal is to help empower speakers of English as a second language to reach their future potential in their chosen careers.
About the TOEIC® Tests
For more than 30 years the TOEIC® test has been the global standard for measuring workplace English-language communication skills. The TOEIC tests, including the TOEIC® Listening and Reading test and the TOEIC® Speaking and Writing tests are used by more than 10,000 businesses, organisations and government agencies in 120 countries. In 2010, more than six million TOEIC tests were administered worldwide, establishing the TOEIC Program as the largest and most widely used English-language assessment for the workplace. For more information on the TOEIC tests and other services provided by the TOEIC Program visit: www.etsglobal.org
About ETS and ETS Global
ETS Global B.V., a wholly owned subsidiary of ETS, is the international arm of ETS that brings ETS expertise to educational and business communities around the world. A nonprofit organisation, ETS advances quality and equity in education for people worldwide by creating assessments based on rigorous research.
ETS develops, administers and scores more than 50 million tests annually — including the TOEFL® and TOEIC® tests, the GRE® General and Subject Tests and The Praxis Series™ assessments — in more than 180 countries, at more than 9,000 locations around the world.
ETS Global serves 80 countries across Europe, Asia, the Middle East and Africa offering a range of ETS products, services and learning solutions, including English-language assessments, standardised assessments, training and consulting. www.ets.org www.etsglobal.org