Computer based assessment (CBA) support

The guides on this page contain all the information you will need to run computer based assessments (CBAs) through AAT’s assessment platform.

Support material

SecureClient update - 29 June 2017

On Thursday 29 June at 20.00 (GMT) an update to SecureClient only took place.

You will need to ensure that you are using the most up to date version of SecureClient by following the steps in the post-downtime guide (PDF).

The latest version of SecureAssess and SecureClient (as of 29 June 2017) are:

  • SecureAssess:
  • SecureClient (web browser):
  • SecureClient (installed):

If your installed SecureClient is showing a previous version, please refer to the above guide.

AQ2016 graded qualifications

To view your students' percentage results for graded AQ2016 qualifications, log into your Centre Assessment Results online service via MyAAT.

This information is also accessible to students via the Your Assessment Results service when they log into MyAAT.

User guides

Download the following PDFs for support on installing and using the SecureAssess and SecureClient systems:

Instructional videos

The following videos will assist you in using SecureAssess - you may need to download Adobe Shockwave Player to view them. They will open in a new window:

Frequently asked questions

The following FAQs may also assist you with running computer based assessments:

We have created a number of troubleshooting guides to help you with your SecureAssess queries. Each link will open in a new window.

Live assessment queries

Marking and verification queries

Post assessment query

Let us know what you think of these troubleshooting guides.

SecureAssess quizzes

Ideal for new staff members or anyone new to using SecureAssess, they'll tell you how well you know SecureAssess (and the correct answer if needed).

Each link will open in a new window.

Training Provider Webinars

We have created several webinars that cover a wide range of topics for Training Providers and Venues. You can join our upcoming sessions and view previously recorded versions on the Training Provider webinars page.