CETAP and the NBTs
A brief video that outlines the background to and purpose of the National Benchmark Tests
Welcome to CETAP
The Centre for Educational Testing for Access and Placement (CETAP) has progressively become the largest educational testing department in South Africa and uses the most up-to-date test processes, practices and measurement theories.


Saturday, 20 October 2018
NBT Invigilator Training

CETAP has just completed its biennial training roadshow. This training of NBT Site Coordinators from all the nine provinces was carried out in four major centres: Durban, Johannesburg, Bloemfontein, East London, and a fifth and final session in Cape Town.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - 09:15
New paper about the NBT

A paper by CETAP's Test Development Coordinator, Robert Prince, has been published i: Prince, R. (2016) ‘Predicting Success in Higher Education: The Value of Criterion and Norm-referenced Assessments’, Practitioner Research in Higher Education Journal, 10(1), pp.22-38.

Publication Date:
Monday, October 10, 2016 - 14:30
Stoogle features National Benchmark Tests

Our article advising teachers how to put their learners' minds at ease about the National Benchmark Tests was featured by Stoogle this week. 

Publication Date:
Friday, May 6, 2016 - 10:00
New article on Academic Literacy

A new article by CETAP's Academic Literacy research lead, Kabelo Sebolai, has been published in Language Matters.

Publication Date:
Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 10:30