Course Description

Using Selection Tools for Effectiveness in Recruitment and Selection

Using Selection Tools for Effectiveness in Recruitment and Section is a one-hour webinar that is aimed at Recruitment and Selection professionals. With an ever increasing cost on a wrong hire in today’s market and a lengthy amount of time training and recruiting. Organisations need to ensure they minimise the risk of this happening. This webinar will provide the knowledge of how to increase the validity of the HR selection process to minimise the risk of an unsuccessful selection.

Learning Outcomes

At the conclusion of the webinar, participants will have developed an understanding of:

  • The most important grounds for selection;
  • The myriad of different selection tools;
  • What selection tools have the highest validity and reliability for predicting on the job performance;
  • The different types of psychometric and personality tests used in selection.


During the webinar there will be a focus on:

  • The role of Job Analysis in designing selection criteria for the role
  • The reliability and validity of selection measures
  • Demonstrating the rationale for a hurdle approach to selection
  • Describing different types of psychometric tests used in selection
  • Identifying different types of Personality Tests and Interest Inventories to increase Organisational fit
  • How to detect social desirable answering
  • Briefly discussing Situational Judgement Tests and Structured Interviews


Using Selection Tools for Effectiveness in Recruitment and Selection is a one-hour webinar.  It will be delivered remotely via MS Teams and facilitated by subject matter experts.

This one-hour webinar is offered on the following dates:

  • 30 September 2021
  • 16 December 2021
Training ProviderInstitute of Public Administration
Course LocationBallsbridge, Dublin
Location PostcodeDublin 4
Course CategoryHuman Resources Management, People Management
Course TypeWebinar
Course Start Date30th September 2021
Course End Date30th September 2021
Course DurationOne Hour Webinar
Course Time10:00 am - 11:00 am on scheduled dates
Course Fee70.00
Phone01 240 3666
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Institute of Public Administration

57-61 Lansdowne Road,, Ballsbridge, Ballsbridge, Dublin, Ireland. Eircode: D04 TC62

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