Spanish Testing

Validated and Certified Spanish Testing – Test your Spanish Language proficiency with our certified tests

Speaking
Speaking tests assess the ability of an individual to express themselves accurately and appropriately in Spanish. They assess language proficiency in terms of the ability to use Spanish effectively and appropriately in real-life situations. Two tests are available:

  • The telephone OPI is administered by an ACTFL Certified rater. Ratings for Certified/Official OPIs are available within ten business days, and one business day for commercial OPIs.
  • The OPIc is a test of speaking proficiency delivered by computer or telephone. The OPIc to Superior tests from Novice (ILR 0+) through Superior (ILR 3). Certified/Official ratings are available within five business days, Commercial ratings within one business day.

Writing
Writing tests show how well a person can express themselves on practical, social and professional topics using the written word. ACTFL Spanish writing tests are carefully constructed assessments with four to five requests for written responses dealing with practical, social, and/or professional topics that are encountered in informal and formal contexts. Writing Tests are available via internet or in booklet form. Ratings for Certified/Official tests are communicated within ten business days, for commercial BWTs within five.

Listening
Listening tests assess the ability of an individual to understand Spanish in all its forms. The Listening Test for Professionals is a computer scored internet delivered listening test, where a candidate must listen to passages and select multiple-choice answers.The Listening Test for Professionals is a computer scored internet delivered listening test, where a candidate must listen to passages and select multiple-choice answers.

Reading
Reading tests indicate a person’s ability to comprehend Spanish on a range of topics. Language Testing offers tests of Spanish reading ability. The Reading Test for Professionals is an internet delivered reading test consisting of texts and multiple choice questions in the target language. The test is computer scored.

With over 20 years experience in providing Spanish language tests, LTI delivers tests for organizations of all shapes and sizes. From Fortune 500 companies, to small and mid-size companies, LTI can deliver a Spanish language testing program to meet your needs.