Watson Glaser Critical Thinking
RPC expect you to take a critical thinking test if your application is successful. This is similar to the Watson Glaser tests. W-GCTA contains five sections designed to find out how good an individual is at analytical and logical reasoning and it measures ability to logically analyse assumptions, arguments, deductions, inferences and interpreting information.
You’ll be asked to prepare a presentation on a topic given in front of one of the assessors in advance of the assessment centre. You will then be required to answer questions in order to demonstrate your knowledge of the company and how you would work under pressure. It is therefore vital that you do your research.
The group exercise demonstrates how you work and perform in a team. The group will discuss a problem and attempt to come up with solutions. Ensure to find a balance between speaking up and making your point but without dominating the group. You must show the assessor that you can work well in any situation, especially within a team as that is something that will be expected of you at the company.