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Preparing for your Assessment Day

Everything you need to prepare for your Assessment Day can be found here. 

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If you have any questions, please contact us


Getting here

VSO holds ICS Assessment Days at its head office in Kingston. Find out more

Travel and accommodation

We will cover the cost of travel to your Assessment Day. But please follow these rules.

Claiming your expenses

If you paid for travel and accommodation. Please read this in advance of your Assessment Day.

What you need to do in advance

There are some important things you need to do before your Assessment Day. Find out more

What you need to bring to your Assessment Day

It is essential you bring several forms of ID to the day. Find out more.

What to expect

Find out what what makes up an Assessment Day, and how to prepare.


If you have any questions please contact your Candidate Manager - details of which will have been emailed to you. 

If you cannot find your Candidate Manager's contact details, please use our general contact details:

Tel: +44 (0)20 8780 7400

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ICS is funded by the UK's Foreign, Commonwealth and Development Office (FCDO), which projects the UK as a force for good in the world, including reducing poverty and tackling global challenges.

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