State Registration and Testing Info

If graduates want to work prior to becoming certified, they can apply for nursing assistant registration with the State of Washington.?á Click here to download the Nursing Assistant Registered Application packet.

Upon graduation from the NA-C Program, graduates apply to obtain their Nursing Assistant Certification in Washington State by taking the NNAAP Exanmination.

The current cost (2008) for taking this examination is $107.

You will complete an application for this examination prior to graduation and receive the application back upon successful completion and graduation from the NA-C program. Please note that Applications for the NNAAP examination are only available from Washington State-approved training programs.

Frequently Asked Questions

Washington Nursing Assistant Candidate Handbook

Testing Locations

Practice Exam

For a review of the suggested language to use while performing your skills, check out the Skills Review area of this site.

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