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District of Columbia Nurse Aides

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 link below to find information and contact details if you have questions.

Test Taker
Regional Test Site (RTS)
In Facility Test Site (INF)

TEST CENTERS: Need to cancel an event? For any test center needing to cancel an event, please review these instructions.


A skills exam that is relevant to Home Health Care only is not available at this time. As a result, no Home Health Aide exams can be scheduled until it is completed. The initial date for registration for the exams will be posted here as soon as it is available.

Credential Management

Registry Services

Last updated 2017-01-03