Initial Registration & Training

 Before Enrolling in a CNA Course

  1. Print the CNA Training Enrollment Verification form.
    • Complete Applicant section
    • Ask your employer or school to complete their section
  2. After the form is completed, open, complete, and submit the CNA Initial Registration Application
    • You must upload the completed Training Enrollment Verification Form to the application
  3. After submitting application, allow 5-7 business days for review  
  4. After 5-7 days, verify eligibility to enroll in a board-approved training program:
    • Enter your name in the Verification site
    • Look under the status heading to see if the status indicates 'eligible'
      • If 'eligible', you may enroll in a training program
      • If your name does not pull up, email the Department of Health to request next steps.

Approved Program List

 Nursing Student Equivalency Training Waiver

  • A nursing student, who has successfully completed fundamentals in nursing courses at an approved nursing education program with a grade C or better, may Apply to waive the 75-hour training portion of the NATP.
  • Applicant must submit a copy of nursing school transcript.
  • Upon approval by the Board, the nursing student applicant must pass the nurse aide written and skills competency evaluations before being placed on the CNA registry.
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