RiskTA is designed to deter- mine a persons level of comfort with risk-taking, and how it could affect his or her career.



No. of questions: 54

Question type: Self-report, situational Estimated completion time: 20 minutes Shorter versions of assessment: N/A Recommended age level: 18+ Qualification Level: Class A

Compliance: APA standards; EEOC standards (gender, age, disability)


Report Includes:

Summary with Risk-taking Style



Detailed narrative interpretation

Strengths and Limitations



Factors and Scales:

Overall Score plus 6 scales:

Sensation-seeking: Assesses the degree to which a person has a desire for novel and exciting experiences

Harm-avoidance: Extent to which a person steers clear of negative/harmful consequences

Conscientiousness: Assesses the degree to which a person is rule-abiding, careful, responsible, and less likely to take unwise and dangerous risks

Locus of Control: Assesses the degree to which a person believes he or she has control over what happens in his/her life

Comfort with Ambiguity: Assesses the degree to which a person is comfortable dealing with the uncertainty involved in risk-taking

Reward Orientation: Extent to which a person is more likely to take risks if there is a potential for payoff

RiskTA (Risk-taking Assessment)

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