About us

We believe that learning and assessment changes lives.


At Yardstick, we ensure that professionals are qualified and ready to serve to the public. We use a combination of technology, psychometric best practice, evidence-based research, and professionalism to assess the knowledge, skills, and abilities of millions of candidates across the world.

Our purpose

Moving People Forward

So much depends on how well professionals in our most vital industries are assessed. Our partners rely on us for innovative, practical, seamless, professional testing solutions for their credentialing programs. Our award-winning approach to psychometrics, technology, and certification ensures that industry professionals are competent, qualified, and ready to make their dream a reality.

Where we are now

  • 500+testing centres
  • 20+awards won
  • 3 Canadian offices
  • 50+industry leaders

Our approach

Assessments that are rigorous and defensible, yet personal and responsive.

From small-scale remote exams to multi-day, thousand-candidate administrations, we’ve done it all. Our team is defined by an industry-renowned combination of rigour and customer service.

Whether we are configuring and managing your exam site, generating sophisticated reports, or delivering your exams, we partner with you to better understand your organization’s unique needs. Together, we solve your current and future testing challenges and find the best solutions for your, and your candidates.

NOTICE: Due to COVID-19, the September 2020 exam session for the CPNRE will be administered through online proctoring in some jurisdictions. Please contact your provincial or territorial regulator if you have not already received confirmation of delivery options. AVIS : en raison du COVID-19, la session d’examen de septembre 2020 pour l’EAIAC sera administré par surveillance en ligne dans certaines provinces et territoires. Veuillez contacter votre régulateur provincial ou territorial si vous n’avez pas déjà reçu une confirmation concernant la modalité d’administration de votre examen.