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Practice Tests

Test your readiness for the exam by simulating the exam experience with one of NBCOT's practice tests.

  • Items reflect current content from the OTR and COTA exams
  • Ability to take an online test anywhere, at any time, as long as internet access is available
  • Take one before you begin studying to plan where you should focus 
  • Receive a feedback report with a scaled score at the end of a test. 
  • The practice tests are part of the NBCOT Exam StudyPack tool. Check out this comprehensive tool that contains all of NBCOT’s Aspire study tools as well as products you cannot buy outside of the StudyPack.

Practice Tests Offered

OTR Practice Test 1

  • Includes 100 questions with three-option and four-option multiple choice questions

OTR CST Practice Test

  • Includes 3 clinical simulation test problems

COTA Practice Test 1

  • Includes 100 questions with three-option and four-option multiple choice questions

COTA Practice Test 2

  • Includes 100 questions with three-option multiple choice questions and six-option multi-select questions

The feedback provided post test was helpful. The practice tests are extremely helpful in preparing for the NBCOT certification exam.
OT Student - Graduating 2019

Practice Tests

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Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Do I have to complete the practice test in one sitting?
    No, you can complete the test at your convenience. If you wish to exit the test, simply close out of the browser completely. Return at any time to resume the test where you left off.
  2. How do I access my practice test?
    Purchased practice tests can be accessed anywhere an internet connection is available by clicking on My Study Tools in the Study Tools section of your MyNBCOT account.
  3. How many questions are on the practice tests?
    The multiple-choice practice tests include 100 questions. The OTR clinical simulation practice test includes three questions.
  4. Can I retake the practice test multiple times?
    NBCOT practice tests are designed for one-time use. Once you submit your test for scoring, you will not be able to access the test again. You will only be able to view your feedback report.
  5. Does the practice test tell me what answers I got wrong?
    The multiple-choice practice tests do not provide item level feedback. A scaled score report is provided at the end of the practice test.

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