Industry News & Notes

ProctorU Rapidly Expands Capacity to Support Campuses and Test-takers Affected by COVID-19 Concerns


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BIRMINGHAM, Ala — As COVID-19 threatens the completion of college courses, final exams and professional certifications for millions of people across the country and around the world, ProctorU has ramped up hiring to meet an increased demand for online proctoring services. With 14 proctoring locations operating in six countries, ProctorU has a business continuity model… continue reading »

ProctorU and Yardstick Assessment Strategies Merge to Form Meazure Learning, Establishing World’s Most Secure Testing Network and Platform


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Meazure Learning raises more than US$30M in growth capital in conjunction with the merger, enabling additional investments in technology and services. BIRMINGHAM, Ala. and OTTAWA, Ontario, Jan. 14, 2020 /PRNewswire/ — ProctorU, the world’s largest online exam security and identity management company, and Yardstick Assessment Strategies, leaders in psychometrics and computer-based exam administration for professional… continue reading »

ProctorU Wins Back-to-Back Awards Recognizing Industry Leadership and Rapid Growth


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Birmingham, Ala. – ProctorU announced today that it has received two prestigious awards in the Birmingham business community. CEO Scott McFarland was named the Birmingham Business Journal CEO of the Year for his proven track record of leadership. This was quickly followed by the company receiving the prestigious Jemison Award from the Birmingham Venture Club… continue reading »

AV8 Flight School Partners with ProctorU to Provide the Only Fully-Remote Drone Aviation Training in the UK


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Birmingham, Ala. – ProctorU announced today that AV8 Flight School will be the first drone aviation company in the UK to offer virtual training and invigilation for its drone aviation training including the Permission for Commercial Operations (PfCO) examination. “ProctorU’s automated invigilation platform paired with their Live Launch service allows our students to concentrate on… continue reading »

Active IQ introduces remote invigilation with ProctorU partnership


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Active IQ is leading the way in the UK active leisure sector for remote invigilation by partnering with ProctorU – one of the world’s most trusted businesses in this field. Accurate and secure proctoring (invigilation) is the cornerstone of a reputable and trustworthy awarding organisation assessment process. Traditionally, written theory assessments are conducted in groups… continue reading »

ProctorU Expands Online Proctoring of the G Suite Certification for K12 Classrooms


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Secure online proctoring of the Google Cloud G Suite certification exam makes getting certified more convenient for students and instructors BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — ProctorU announced today that, beginning June 24, students will be able to take the Google Cloud G Suite certification exam from their classroom with online proctored delivery. This expansion of the G… continue reading »

ProctorU Wins 2019 EdTech Breakthrough Award


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Prestigious Awards Program Recognizes Outstanding Educational Technology Products and Companies LOS ANGELES – June 12, 2019 –Today, EdTech Breakthrough, a leading market intelligence organization that recognizes top companies and solutions in the global educational technology market, named ProctorU Live+ as the winner of its “Best Online Proctoring Solution” award in the inaugural EdTech Breakthrough Awards… continue reading »

The Human Anatomy and Physiology Society (HAPS) chooses ProctorU for online proctoring of its exams


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Live online proctoring provides academic integrity, convenience and flexibility for schools and students. BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — ProctorU, the world’s largest online proctoring and identity management solution, announced today a partnership with the Human Anatomy and Physiology Society, the leading provider of standardized assessment in anatomy and physiology, to add online proctoring to HAPS examinations. The… continue reading »

StateFoodSafety Receives ANSI Approval for Online Proctoring of its Certification Exams


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New partnership with ProctorU provides secure, convenient testing. ProctorU announced today that it has been selected by StateFoodSafety to deliver their ANSI-accredited Food Protection Manager Certification exam. Now, for the first time, persons-in-charge at food establishments can take their Food Protection Manager certification exam at home, rather than having to travel to a testing center…. continue reading »