an examination modeled to gauge possible capacity or authentic proficiency in a chosen profession.

OCCUPATIONAL TEST: "Occupational tests are requirements prior to training for many minimum wage positions to weed out people not well-suited for the position at hand prior to investing time and money in training them."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "OCCUPATIONAL TEST," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/occupational-test/ (accessed September 17, 2021).