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South Carolina Nurse Aides
Please review the PDFs in the links below BEFORE you “Schedule a Test.” Visit the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services page to schedule an exam.
The application and scheduling process for the South Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is changing on May 4th.
- April 16 through May 4, 2015: Blackout dates. Candidates will NOT be able to complete online registration or schedule examinations.
- May 4, 2015: Candidates start registering for and scheduling their own examinations online.
- May 16, 2015: The earliest possible testing date.
Register for your next exam, find test information, or download handbooks/applications/forms from this page.
|Candidate handbook||787 KB|
|Instructions for Completing registration||88 KB|
|Instructions for Completing Application & Exam Scheduling||45 KB|
|Spanish Skills Listing (Listado de Aptitudes NNAAP)||317 KB|
|Regional Test Sites and Test Schedule||165 KB|
|NA Program Overview||44 KB|
|Nurse Aide Training Program State Approval Application & Guidelines||617 KB|
|State-approved NA Training Programs (by city)||210 KB|
|NA Closed Training Programs||220 KB|
|Medicaid Certified Nursing Facilities (by county)||162 KB|
|Frequently Asked Questions||116 KB|
|Nurse Aide Registries (by state)||88 KB|
|SC Department of Health & Human Services Newsletter||577 KB|