The General Teaching Council for Scotland

Enhancing professionalism in education since 1965

User Testing GTCS Website

GTCS is looking for registrants and applicants who would be willing to take part in user testing of the GTCS website on 11th and 12th December.

This would involve being asked to complete some tasks on the website while sharing your screen with a tester. This testing would last around an hour, and would be completed in sessions at the following times:

  • Monday and Tuesday: 6.15-7.15pm
  • Tuesday: 7.30-8.30pm

This user testing is being conducted to ensure that the GTCS website is providing a clear and user-led experience, and to help iron out any confusing language or webpage navigation.

If you would be interested in being involved in this testing, please send your name, phone number and email address to

These contact details will be shared with the company conducting the user testing, User Vision.

Please read all of the information below carefully, as it contains important details about how to take part in this research.

Taking part with GoToMeeting

User Vision will be talking to you using a web conferencing service called GoToMeeting, which will enable the session to be recorded.

For the purposes of this research, you can use GoToMeeting on a Windows or Apple desktop or laptop computer but not on a smartphone such as an iPhone or on a tablet device such as an iPad.

Before you agree to take part in the session, please do the following:

  • Please make sure that the PC or laptop that you will be using for the research session has a working microphone and speakers/headphones.
  • Then, please try a test session on that PC or laptop to make sure that everything is working by clicking on this link