Which DiSC® Profile Should I Buy?

DiSC® profiles have evolved since the introduction of William Moulton Marston's book "Emotions of Normal People." With the evolution and History of DiSC, today, the Everything DiSC® profile is predominantly used in most organizations. With such a robust product offering, this chart will help you identify the best profile for your organization.

Everything DiSC®
DiSC Classic®

Best Solution When

You have specific development objectives

Have a significant population of employees with access to a computer

Employees have the flexibility to access the DiSC assessment and supporting resources at their leisure

You had prior experience with DiSC Classic®

Have a significant population of employees with limited access to a computer

Have a considerable union staff, and you require the completion of the DiSC assessment while on shift

DiSC® Profile Certification

Certification is available but not required

Certification is no longer available

DiSC® Profiles for Employees

DiSC Classic (Paper)

  • The original 28 question assessment

DiSC Classic 2.0 (Online)

DiSC® Profiles for Managers

DiSC Classic 2 Plus (Online)

  • 28 question assessment plus six questions on management, selling and relating

DiSC® Profiles for Sales


DiSC® Profiles for Leaders


Customized DiSC Profile Reports

  • DiSC Facilitator Report
  • DiSC Group Culture Report
  • DiSC Classic Facilitator Report
  • DiSC Classic Group Culture Report

DiSC Profile Facilitation Materials

  • Facilitation Kit
  • Facilitation Kit

DiSC Assessment Completion Time

# of Questions on DiSC® Assessment

  • 80 questions
  • 15 - 20 minutes
  • Circumplex model scored on 8 scales
  • Adaptive testing which provides greater accuracy
  • 28 questions
  • 10 minutes
  • Line graph scored on 4 scales

Availability of DiSC® Profile Results

  • Results available instantly
  • DiSC classic paper profiles plotted manually
  • DiSC Classic 2.0 and 2.0 Plus results available immediately

Access to the DiSC® Profile Assessment

  • Survey link emailed to the purchaser and provided to participants
  • DiSC classic paper profiles provided to participants
  • DiSC Classic users are emailed survey link