Assessment Toolbox
Assessment Toolbox

Who We Are

The Assessment Toolbox is a human capital consulting and psychometric competency assessment company.
Since its founding in 2007, the Assessment Toolbox has grown into one of the largest and most competitive independently-owned assessment companies in South Africa, with a team of 12 permanent staff across two offices, and a reliable and competent network of approximately 20 associates across the country. This enables us to deliver a seamless service to our clients, wherever they are.

We are renowned for our dedication to delivering high quality work and our intense passion for assessments. Many of our more than 550 clients have been with us since we launched, which demonstrates our ability to be consistent, reliable and to deliver a service that exceeds the requirements of the client.

We tailor-make solutions to fit the unique context of our clients and their expectations.

Why Choose The Assessment Toolbox?

At the Assessment Toolbox, we have a wide range of skills and expertise that we can bring to bear on your particular challenge.
We know exactly how to mine relevant information relating to either potential or existing employees, obtaining the necessary data in a far shorter time than you could reasonably expect to discover it on your own.

When working with us, you can expect the following:


As a professional and objective third party, our clients can be assured of the integrity of the recommendation and advice


We have among the fastest turnaround times in the industry


Confidentiality is guaranteed. We maintain respect for the assessee beyond the client’s requirements.


We are licensed and trained to use a large array of psychometric tools and can tailor-make a combination of assessments to suit your needs.

Comprehensive &

Our reports are designed to give a clear overview that highlights strengths, opportunities and room for growth

Our key differentiator lies in the depth of thought that we put into establishing the link between the assessment results and the purpose of the assessment as well as advising on the risks relating to appointing or developing individuals.


Predictive people analytics
for holistic humans at work

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Best fit for high performance through psychometrics and people advisory services

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Our core values are to have
be open minded,
dedicated and

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Our Philosophy

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Our professionalism, expertise and commitment to consistently performing at our best. We pride ourselves on our solutions being so well delivered, that former candidates have become new clients as a result of the experience of the assessment process.

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Unique People Solutions

At the heart of our business lies the desire to create unique, customer-focused, cost effective people solutions that have incorporated and understood all the human capital variables unique to the organisation.

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Our True North

Our search for and commitment to meaningful work is our internal compass and ultimately underpins everything we do – whether we are conducting an engagement survey, a job profile or a developmental assessment report.

The Assessment Toolbox is Level 4 BEE contributor and governed by the HPCSA

Locations in South Africa

We have offices in Cape Town and Johannesburg but can conduct assessments in Bloemfontein, Nelspruit/Mbombela, Port Elizabeth, Durban and Polokwane.

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Where We have Done Work

We have done work in Dubai, Kuwait, Oman, Australia, Portugal, Namibia, Zambia, Botswana, Mauritius, England, USA, Slovakia and Chile.

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Meet Our Director

Wea van Heerden
Wea van Heerden
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Wea has a BA Psychology (Honours) from University of Stellenbosch. She co-founded The Assessment Toolbox in 2007 and has more than 21 years’ experience in the industry, both in South Africa and abroad.  She is passionate about using assessments as a vehicle for growth and development for the individual, the company and for teams.  She is an expert in the design of assessment centres and simulation exercises as well as consulting on talent management.
Claudia Brewis
Senior Psychometrist
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Claudia has a BA (Honours) in Psychology from the University of Pretoria. She is an expert in all the services we offer and is therefore perfectly placed to be the custodian of our quality processes. Having joined The Assessment Toolbox in 2007, initially as a consultant and later in a management capacity, she is ideally positioned to understand client requirements and match this to our service offering.
Esandré Marais
Industrial Psychologist
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Esandré completed her Master’s degree in Industrial Psychology with distinction in 2013 at NWU. She joined our Cape Town team in June 2015 as an Industrial Psychologist. In this capacity, she focuses on writing reports, conducting training and management of client relationships.
Julia Mc Cusker
Senior Psychometrist
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Julia completed her BA Psychology (Honors) degree at the University of Johannesburg where she was invited to the Dean’s Commendation list for achieving academic excellence. She joined The Assessment Toolbox in 2015 soon after registering as a Psychometrist in independent practice with the HPCSA. She balances a focus on client relationship management and report-writing.