Virginia Nurse Aides
This page contains specific information about Virginia Nurse Aides testing. This is the place to find information about testing, licensing and certification, and related support services. All links labeled “(pdf)” require you to have Adobe Reader installed on your computer.
For technical help, or to contact us by email, visit the Contact Us page. To speak with a customer service representative about scheduling an examination, reservations, or testing, please call NACES at 1-800-758-6028. You may also contact Pearson VUE at 1-888-204-6183.
Special Exam Requests and Services
Pearson VUE certifies that it complies with the provisions of the Americans with Disabilities Act (42 U.S.C. § 12101 et seq.). If you have a disability, you may request special arrangements for testing when you apply. All requests must be approved in advance by the Virginia Board of Nursing. Be sure to explain the specific type of help you need and enclose proof of the need (diagnosed disability) from your health care provider. Registered Nurse Evaluators administering the Skills Evaluation will be prepared to meet the needs of nurse aide candidates who have disabling conditions. For specific requirements on requesting accommodations for testing, please contact xthe Virginia Board of Nursing at (804) 367-4569 and request guidance document 90-22. This may also be downloaded from the Board of Nursing website at www.dhp.virginia.gov/nursing. Then select Guidance Document.