How To Open An Account

Behavior Data Systems, Ltd. ( and its subsidiaries Risk & Needs Assessment, Inc. ( and Professional Online Testing Solutions, Inc. ( offers two different testing systems: 1. Diskettes and USB flash drives, and 2. Online or internet testing.

Diskettes & USB Flash Drives

Online (Internet) Testing

Diskettes and/or USB flash drives are available from either Behavior Data Systems, Ltd. (BDS) or Risk & Needs Assessment, Inc. (Risk & Needs). Click on the above link to review the diskette/USB flash drive registration process.

Assessment tests are available from Professional Online Testing Solutions, Inc. on our online or internet testing platform. Click on the above link to review the online (internet) registration process.

How to Open an Online (Internet) Testing Account Internet Testing Platform


New account registration is straightforward and it takes approximately 3 minutes. If desired call us at 1 (800) 231-2401 and a staff person will walk you through the process.

  1. Click on any of the "Open An Account" buttons, which are in each webpage.
  2. Click on the "Test User Qualifications", let us know how you "Heard About Us."
  3. Review the "Terms and Conditions of Use" and click on the "Signature Confirmed" button.
Within 2 minutes your username and password will be emailed to the email address you provide. This information is case-sensitive and should be saved for future reference. You will need this information when you login to test.

How to Open a Windows Testing Account

Windows Diskettes and USB Flash Drives

Obtaining, filling out and returning your signed copy of either the Behavior Data Systems, Ltd. (BDS) or Risk & Needs Assessment, Inc. (Risk & Needs) Testing Agreement is easy and straightforward. The Agreement states the price you will be paying per test. Barring a catastrophic event, once established your price doesn’t change. It also clarifies that diskettes and USB flash drives are to be returned to either BDS or Risk & Needs.

Download (open and print) a copy of the Agreement from or the Test User Agreement page. Complete and sign the Agreement and fax it to (602) 266-8227 or email it to Or contact us by telephone 1 (800) 231-2401, fax (602) 266-8227, or email us at and we will get an Agreement form to you.

If for whatever reason these instructions don't meet your needs, contact BDS or Risk & Needs to place your order. And, just to be safe, if you don’t receive your order within 5 work days contact BDS or Risk & Needs at the numbers cited above.

If you have questions or want to discuss these options or their ordering procedures, call 1 (800) 231-2401, or email us at

If you have questions or would like more information, contact us at 1(800) 231-2401 or

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