Alaska

Welcome Test Takers in Alaska!

Below you’ll find important information and links to help you with the next steps toward your Nurse Aide certification.

To speak with a call center agent, please dial (888) 204-6185

Steps to Register for the NNAAP® Nurse Aide Exam

1

Complete nurse aide training program

Students must complete the state-approved nurse aide training program.

If you did not complete a state-approved training, you may still register under a different eligibility route as listed in the Candidate Handbook.

2

Review Candidate Handbook

Your Candidate Handbook is your handy guide to answer all the questions you have about submitting an application, scheduling, taking an exam, getting score results, and much more.

3

Create Your CNA365 Account

Create an account with our online CNA365 system to register for testing by clicking the "Sign Up" link on the login page. You will need to submit an application for testing in order to register for exams.

We highly recommend that you read the Registration Quick Reference Guide with detailed instructions on how to register online for your exam BEFORE you begin the registration process.


Credentia

Attention PCM and PULSE System Users!

If you previously had an online Pearson VUE account (PCM or PULSE) to register for examinations and/or manage your nurse aide registration, you'll need to create a new CNA365 online account with Credentia. Click here to login and then click the "Sign Up" link on the login page.

When you create a new CNA365 account, all of the data from your old Pearson VUE online account will carry over to your new Credentia CNA365 account.

Online Exams

Take your written or oral exam conveniently from home or work through Credentia online proctoring!

A live proctor will monitor you through the webcam on your workstation to provide a secure exam experience.

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Need to Renew Your Nurse Aide Registration?

To be eligible for continued enrollment on the Pennsylvania Nurse Aide Registry, you must work as a nurse aide for at least one documented day (eight consecutive hours) for pay in an approved facility during the previous twenty-four (24) months.

Click here to create a CNA365 account to submit a renewal application. See our Renewal Quick Reference Guide on how to submit a renewal application.

Resources

Need Help?

Credentia Services

Contact Credentia to:

  • Obtain a Candidate Handbook

  • Obtain or complete an Examination Application

  • Schedule an examination

  • Cancel an examination

  • Arrange special examination requests and services

  • Change your current address or name prior to testing (at least 11 days in advance)

Contact Information:
(888) 204-6185
Monday – Friday 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 p.m. EST
Saturday 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. EST
Sunday 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. EST


Alaska NNAAP® Registration and Scheduling Services

Contact Information:

Alaska Department of Commerce, Community, and Economic Development
DIVISION OF CORPORATIONS, BUSINESS AND PROFESSIONAL LICENSING
(907) 269-8169
550 W. 7th Avenue, Suite 1500
Anchorage, AK 99501-3567
Website: https://www.commerce.alaska.gov/web/cbpl/