In order to work as a Nursing Assistant, you must take and pass the National Nurse Aide Assessment Program (NNAAP). The Durham Tech Nursing Assistant course will prepare you to pass this examination. The NNAAP is an evaluation of nursing assistant-related knowledge, skills, and abilities. It is a two-part examination; a written component and a skills component. On completion of the Nursing Assistant course, students complete online registration for the examination. The exam is given at Durham Tech's Northgate Mall location or at other regional sites. Current cost for the exam is $101.
NNAAP frequently asked questions are posted on their website at https://www.ncsbn.org/2134.htm