CertLink utilizes longitudinal assessment to support knowledge development by:

  • Administering shorter assessments of specific content at regular intervals
  • Requiring users to recall what was previously learned and then build on the knowledge
  • Using incorrect answers to trigger a repeat of key information in new questions to keep learning dynamic and continuous

CertLink provides a secure development and delivery environment with a variety of configurable settings for


including the familiar survey, multiple choice, true/false, and short answer questions, and other item types


to create multiple item banks and customize question presentation with images and video


including defining assessment properties, managing assessment forms, and maintaining item statistics


to set specific administration logistics and candidate management and delivery accommodations


to manage program performance information for analysis and improvement decisions

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