This is an online screening tool that measures a candidate's ability to manage a dynamic environment. FAST is generally used as a precursor to an assessment centre or acceptance onto a training programme, helping to identify those applicants most likely to be successful across the course.
FAST is a pre-selection or screening tool that can provide insight into a candidate’s potential and natural aptitude or likelihood to succeed within aviation. Frequently used as part of the ab-initio training selection process, the success of a candidate in the FAST assessment is an initial indicator of their likelihood to graduate from the training pipeline.
FAST is available online and is used widely as an initial test of physical and cognitive skills in a multi-tasking environment.
Buying multiple tests - do you need a corporate account? Speak to our sales team for bulk discounts on test purchases in preparation for a recruitment process or assessment centre. Once purchased, you will receive license codes to enable you to distribute the assessments to your candidates as required. License codes are for single use only and will be valid for 12 months.
For assistance during this process, please see support details provided in the Welcome email.
FAST takes approximately 15 minutes to complete and requires the ability to listen to audio throughout and a PC with a physical keyboard. We recommend using the Google Chrome browser (please note: Microsoft Edge is not supported)."
There are different elements to FAST and as such it shouldn't be taken by an individual in isolation without support with interpretation of the outcome.
Download a sample report to see what to expect.
FAST is a complex tool that requires the test taker to deal with multiple information sources simultaneously, replicating the intense and demanding work environment experienced by pilots.