Certificate of Training in Weight Management—Pre Test FAQ

  1. Q: What is a passing score for the pretest?

    A passing score for the pretest is 80% or higher.  Your score will display on the screen immediately upon submitting the assessment. You will also receive an email confirmation of your pretest submission.
  2. Q: What happens if I do not pass the pretest?

    In the unlikely event that you do not pass, you will have an opportunity to re-take the pre-test. You can retake the pretest as many times as you need to in order to achieve the passing score. To retake the pretest, simply click the “retake” button at the top of the screen.  

  3. Q: What is the deadline to pass the pretest?

    A: The deadline to pass the pretest is noted on the registration form and the pretest form itself.  The pretest deadline is approximately 10 days before the first day of the program.  Please refer to the “Part 2: Online Assessment Test Section Introduction” page for the exact due date, or please feel welcome to contact CDR staff to confirm the pretest deadline.
  4. Q: Can I take the pretest more than one time?

    A: Yes.  You can retake the pretest as many times as is necessary in order to achieve the passing score of 80% or higher. 
  5. Q: Do I need to complete the pretest in one sitting?

    A: No.  There is a “save & continue later” button on the pretest at the bottom of the screen, next to the submit button.  You can use this button to save your answers and log in/out of the pretest as needed. 

  6. Q: Is the pretest timed?

    A: No.  The pretest is not a timed test.