Pre-Employment Skills Assessment

Online Employment and Skills Assessment

Exam Overview:

Thank you for your interest in Focus Infomatics Inc. Please continue ONLY if you have AT LEAST ONE YEAR OF EXPERIENCE AS A WORKING MT! To begin the testing process, please begin with "Step 1" to receive a user name and password. The test will take approximately an hour and a half. We encourage you to use reference materials. Good Luck.

Focus prefers that you have the following system requirements to become an established Medical Transcriptionist: Windows XP, or Vista; Microsoft Word 2003, 2007 (Service Pack 3 required, and no Student/Teacher or Trial versions accepted); DSL or cable internet (56kb modem minimum); 1 GB RAM (memory), 1 GHZ minimum processor (CPU) speed, and 5 GB available disk space.


Javascript must be enabled to use this site.

Please enable Javascript then refresh this page or click here to continue.

To enable Javascript:

  • Internet Explorer 6 and 7
    1. Click Tools then Internet Options... from the main menu.
    2. Select the Security tab a the top of the Internet Options windows.
    3. Select the Internet icon from the list of zones at the top of the Security options.
    4. Click "Custom level..."
    5. Scroll down to Active Scripting.
    6. Under Active Scripting click Enable.

  • Mozilla Firefox 1.5 and 2.0
    1. Click Tools then Options... (or Firefox then Preferences on the MAC) from the main menu.
    2. Select the Content button at the top of the window the appears.
    3. Click the box by Enable Javascript to put a checkmark in it.

  • Safari
    1. Click Safari then Preferences from the main menu.
    2. Select the Security tab.
    3. Click Enable JavaScript to put a checkmark by it.

System Requirements to Complete This Evaluation:
  • Browser Requirements
  • Operating System Requirements
    • Windows 7, or Windows 8/8.1, or Windows 10
    • or
    • Mac OS X 10.9 or newer (10.10 or newer suggested)
  • Javascript must be enabled. This is enabled in most browsers by default.
  • Hardware Requirements
    • Speakers/headphones to hear audio dictations
The following foot pedals are support for transcription assessments: