Test Proctor Information

All applicants must have oversight by an approved proctor when sitting for the Board's online exam.

How to Become a Proctor

  • Submit the Proctor Agreement Form
  • After approved, approval does not expire
  • A Proctor is not required to be a nurse

Step by Step Medication Aide Registration & Proctor Instructions 

Proctor Portal to Select Medication Aide Applicant

Request New Proctor Password

Proctor Agreement Guidelines:   

All Proctors must agree to follow these requirements and procedures when administering exam, to:

  • Safeguard the confidentiality of the exams, including materials, processes, procedures, and content. 
  • Not to disclose any portion of the exam materials
  • Not to disclose the processes or procedures necessary to administer or to pass an examination.
  • Report any known or suspected breach in security to the Board office as soon as possible. 

Agree to accept the following Proctor responsibilities:

  • Ensure a secure testing environment.
  • Verify the identity of the candidate.
  • Allow the candidate to access the exam only in my presence, and
  • I will remain in the testing area until the exam is completed.
  • Ensure that the candidate does not leave the room except in an emergency.
  • Ensure that the candidate does not open any browsers or computer files during the exam.
  • Ensure that the online exam is not printed.
  • Ensure that the candidate does not have books, notes, reference aides, or cell phone while taking the exam.
  • Ensure, to the best of my ability, that cheating does not occur. 
  • If the candidate is suspected of cheating, I will contact the South Dakota Board of Nursing as soon as possible.
  • Not to allow unauthorized persons to hear, view, record, or otherwise gain knowledge about the exam, 
  • exam processes, and procedures before, during, or after the administration of an exam.
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