District of Columbia Nurse Aide

Find test information and download handbooks/applications/forms from this page.

Important Message Regarding Vendor Change:

As Pearson VUE makes changes to our Nurse Aide business we recognize there are questions our various stakeholders may have about these changes. Please click on the links below to find information and contact details if you have questions.

Frequently asked questions:

Downloads and Links

Downloads/Links Format Size
Credential Manager Link
Home Health Aide Candidate handbook PDF 302 KB
Regional Test Sites PDF 115 KB
Schedule a test Link

Downloads and Links

Downloads/Links Format Size
New Information Regarding the Registry PDF 34 KB
Search Nurse Aide Registry Link
Renew Certification / Apply by Endorsement
(See application instructions below)
Link
Nurse Aide Registries (by State) PDF 88 KB

Application instructions

Login / Create an account

Registry Renewal Instructions
To renew your District of Columbia Nurse Aide certification, you must complete an online District of Columbia Nurse Aide Registry Renewal Form. Login or create an account. Then complete the Nurse Aide Registry Renewal Form, which can be found under the Complete a Form tab on the left side.

Endorsement Instructions
To be added to the District of Columbia Nurse Aide Registry by way of Endorsement, you must complete an online application and pay a $15 fee. Login or create an account. Then complete the District of Columbia Endorsement Application, which can be found under the Complete a Form tab on the left side.
NOTE: Applicants from the Maryland registry must have both their GNA and CNA to be eligible for endorsement.

Last updated 2017-07-06