Contact usLogin
Generic Tests>Cognitive>Language>Mettl Listening Skills Assessment

Listening skills test to assess listening skills of candidates accurately

Listening skills test is a pre-employment aptitude test that employers use to assess and filter candidates based on their active listening skills. It is a tool to determine candidates' interpretation of spoken English and whether they understand the nuances of listening. 

Trusted By:

Inside This Assessment

Having excellent listening skills is essential, especially in the corporate world. Effective listening skills mean being able to comprehend what the other person is saying. It involves receiving the information, recalling and interpreting it successfully to solve problems. Listening skills are essential for customer/client-facing roles. It is vital to understand the requirements of the customer/client, solve their problems, and make the customers/clients feel heard and understood. As the name suggests, Mercer| Mettl's listening skills test helps evaluate a candidate's ability to listen and comprehend the shared information. 

Mercer| Mettl's listening skills assessment helps employers identify talented candidates from an ocean of resumes, enabling them to make objective hiring decisions. The test significantly reduces the administrative overhead of assessing and interviewing too many candidates and saves ample time while filtering out unqualified candidates. In addition, this pre-employment aptitude test is used to screen candidates for the essential attributes employers look for in potential candidates. Mercer| Mettl's listening skills test has been specially crafted to help assess whether a candidate can understand and interpret the shared message and draw valid conclusions to solve problems accordingly.

Actionable insights generated from the listening ability test can be used by hiring managers to identify candidates' strengths and weaknesses for the desired roles. In addition, anti-cheating and online proctoring features enable test administrators to feel at ease with conducting assessments online. 

Designed by subject matter experts, this online comprehension test includes ten questions to be completed in fifteen minutes. Moreover, the candidate's skills are evaluated on the three levels - easy, medium and difficult.

Key profiles the test is used for:

  • Customer Care Agents/Representatives
  • Sales Representatives
  • Consultants

Use this test for:

  • Recruitment: Identify the suitable hires for your organization by using this test.
  • Learning and Development: Understand the current proficiency level of an employee; train and develop employees effectively.


This Assessment is a part of following Skills Libraries

Listening Competency Framework

Get a detailed look inside the test

Competency Under Scanner

Listening Skills

This listening skills test can help assess the candidate's ability to attentively listen, receive and effectively understand what other people say in a communication process.

Customize This Test

Flexible customization options to suit your needs

Set difficulty level of test

Choose easy, medium or hard questions from our skill libraries to assess candidates of different experience levels.

Combine multiple skills into one test

Add multiple skills in a single test to create an effective assessment. Assess multiple skills together.

Add your own questions to the test

Add, edit or bulk upload your own coding questions, MCQ, whiteboarding questions & more.

Request a tailor-made test

Get a tailored assessment created with the help of our subject matter experts to ensure effective screening.

The Mercer | Mettl Advantage

The Mercer | Mettl Edge
  • Industry Leading 24/7 Support
  • State of the art examination platform
  • Inbuilt Cutting Edge AI-Driven Proctoring
  • Simulators designed by developers
  • Tests Tailored to Your business needs
  • Support for 20+ Languages in 80+ Countries Globally

Simple Setup in 4 Steps

Step 1: Add test

Add this test your tests

Step 2: Share link

Share test link from your tests

Step 3: Test View

Candidate take the test

Step 4: Insightful Report

You get their tests report

Our Customers Vouch for Our Quality and Service

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Effective listening skills help in understanding information being shared verbally. If the information is comprehended well, it further helps in solving problems and taking smart decisions.

Mettl Listening Skills Assessment contains audio based question. Candidates are required to listen to the audios and then asnwer the questions based on them.

Trusted by More Than 6000 Clients Worldwide





2024 Mercer LLC, All Rights Reserved

Terms of Services

Privacy Notice


GDPR Ready