How to Apply for Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) Certification

  • If you are currently licensed or certified in another US state as a CNA, and wish to "transfer" your license or certificate to Nevada, click the link below:

    CNA certification by Endorsement

  • If you have never been licensed or certified as a CNA in Nevada, or any other US state, click the link below:
    CNA certification by Exam

  • If you are endorsing, or "transferring," your Nevada CNA certificate to another US state, click the link below:
    Endorsing your certificate

  • If your Nevada CNA certificate is Lapsed/Expired and you want to renew it, click the link below:
    Renewal Requirements

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CNA Model Curriculum

CNA Skills Guidelines

CNA Hours of Employment for Renewal of Certificate Advisory Opinion