Price list

Notes

Prices have been updated and changes will be effective April 1, 2023.

Questions and answers

Products and services

Rates ($) 
2022–23

Rates ($) 
2023–24
(as of April 1, 2023)

Professional services (per day)

1,298

1,298

Administrative support services (per day)

525

525

Assessment products and services

 

 

Test development and test accommodation services

 

 

Developing customised tests and assessments

 

 

Developing organizational competency profiles

 

 

Determination of assessment accommodation measures for departmental and agency assessment tools – (fee per test ; Footnote 1)

985

985

Implementation of assessment accommodation measures

 

 

Competency-based assessment (including assessment centres and simulations)

 

 

Simulations for the Selection of Executives (SELEX)

2,975

2,975

Simulation for the Identification of Leadership (SIL)

3,430

3,430

Simulation for the Identification of Senior Management Potential (862)

2,085

2,085

Simulation administration (fee based on type of simulations)

785 to 2,455

785 to 2,455

Remote competency-based assessments (fee based on type of simulations)

785 to 2,455

785 to 2,455

Assessment Centre for Identification of Middle Management Potential (IMMP)

2,555

2,555

Assessment Centre for Senior Executives (EX-3)

2,925

2,925

Candidate achievement records (CAR) (fee based on number of competencies)

780 to 1,375

780 to 1,375

360 instruments

 

 

Participant/rater information session

595

595

Questionnaires

185

185

Written 360 report

205

205

360 feedback session

685

685

Occupational tests

 

 

Managerial In-Basket Exercise (810) (including broken seals)

270

270

Middle Manager In-Basket Exercise (820) (including broken seals)

270

270

Middle Manager Situational Exercise (MMSE-840)

67

67

Occupational test: paper version (fee for each test scored)

37

37

Occupational test: paper version (for each excess test ordered; Footnote 2)

9

9

Occupational test: online version

25

25

Simulation: managerial, supervisory and officer level (including broken seals)

75

75

Departmental tests: online testing facility (OLTF)

2.50

2.50

Unsupervised internet test (UIT) (fee per process)

660

660

Second language evaluation

 

 

Tests of reading comprehension and written expression

 

 

Standard tests administered by the Public Service Commission

 

Public Service Commission test administration administered through the Online Testing Facility (OLTF) or using paper (fee per candidate/per test)

34

34

Per no show fee/late cancellation

34

34

Additional costs for Public Service Commission extended jurisdiction clients : These fees apply to standard tests (OLTF or paper tests) administered by the PSC or by clients, and to unsupervised internet tests administered by clients using the Candidate Assessment Tool

 

Per online test scored (applicable to standard tests administered by either the PSC or the client using the OLTF, and to unsupervised internet tests administered by the client using the Candidate Assessment Tool) Footnote 3

25

25

Per paper test scored Footnote 3

37

37

Excess paper test ordered (fee per test; Footnote 3) for tests administered by the client Footnote 3

9

9

Unsupervised tests of written expression and of reading comprehension

 

 

Per test selected through the Public Service Resourcing System (applies only to Public Service Commission extended jurisdiction clients)  

Footnote 3

Unsupervised Test of Written Expression for Level B or C (fee per process)

660

660

Unsupervised Test of Reading Comprehension for Level B or C (fee per process)

660

660

Fee for Public Service Commission’s test administration service outside of the Public Service Resourcing System per group assessed (applies to core and extended jurisdiction clients) Footnote 3

 

Unsupervised Test of Written Expression

660

660

Unsupervised Test of Reading Comprehension

660

660

Additional costs for Public Service Commission extended jurisdiction clients Footnote 3 when administered outside of the Public Service Resourcing System by the Public Service Commission

 

Cost per test administered, per tier (applies to the tests of written expression and reading comprehension)

25
Removal of the cost per tier

1 to 30 tests

24

n/a

31 to 100 tests

18

n/a

101 to 250 tests

12

n/a

Oral language assessment

 

 

Per test administered by the Public Service Commission: extended jurisdiction clients Footnote 3

275

275

Per no show fee/late cancellation (applies to core and extended jurisdiction clients)

275

275

Search of test results

 

 

Fee per transaction (search) in Test Results Search Tool (TRST)

1

1

Executive services

 

 

Executive Counselling Services

 

 

Counselling (rate per hour)

320

320

Simulated interview: mock board

1,400

1,400

Half-day workshop

1,760

1,760

Full-day workshop

3,500

3,500

2-day workshop

6,950

6,950

Integrated Leadership Assessment Model (ILAM)

 

 

Workshops and Webinars

 

 

Workshops and webinars offered by the Personnel Psychology Centre

 

 

Simulation training for board members: standard

400

400

Simulation training for board members: extended

700

700

Assessment orientation session for participants

585

585

Workshop/Webinar: half-day session, group registration

2,000 to 2,575

2,000 to 2,575

Workshop/Webinar: full-day session, group registration

2,575

2,575

Pre-recorded webinar: group registration

1,540

1,540

Test administration services

 

 

Test administration services (other than SLE) – administered off premises/PSC regional offices

 

 

Test administration services (other than SLE) – administered only at PSC regional offices and only during regular business hours – fee per test

55

55

Cancellation Policy for Assessment Services

Unless otherwise indicated above, the following cancellation policies apply:

Second Language Evaluation Test

A no-show fee per test will be charged for every candidate who does not attend their SLE Test (Oral Proficiency or Reading Comprehension or Writing Expression) when a two business day cancellation notice has not been provided to the PSC.

PSC Test Administration of Non-SLE Tests

Clients will be invoiced in full for all non-SLE PSC test administration when a five business day cancellation notice has not been provided to the PSC.

Assessment Centres and Simulations

Clients will be invoiced in full for all assessment centre and simulation administration sessions when a ten business day cancellation notice has not been provided to the PSC.

Executive Counselling Services

A one hour charge will be invoiced for any missed appointments (without notice or less than two business days' notice).

Billing information

E-mail all your questions related to billing to cfp.dfa-inforev-fad.psc@cfp-psc.gc.ca.

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