Welcome! The Hawaii Department of Commerce and Consumer Affairs (DCCA) has contracted with Prometric to develop and administer its Nurse Aide Competency Exam and to manage the Nurse Aide (NA) Registry.
Below you will find all of the information you need regarding the CNA exam as well as important information on the CNA Registry and certification renewal.
Candidate Information Bulletin
The candidate information bulletin has all of the information you will need regarding certification routes, testing requirements, testing fees, and information on renewing your CNA certification. Review this document before submitting your application.
State Approved Training Programs
The following document lists all HI state-approved training programs.
Application & Other Forms
Complete the application form linked here with payment to take your exam.
If your name or address has changed since the last time you tested with us, use this form to update your information.
Prometric provides a variety of accommodations to candidates that qualify under the American’s with Disabilities Act (ADA). Submit this form with your application to receive accommodations on exam day.
Prepare for the Exam
Below you will find exam preparation materials for the CNA tests including the exact checklist that will be used by your evaluator.
TRAINING PROGRAM AND TEST SITE RESOURCES
CNA REGISTRY SERVICES
Certification Renewal Form
If you are a current CNA ready to renew, submit he below form at least 2 weeks prior to your certificate expiration.
Verify Certification Status
Use the link below to access the state CNA Registry and verify the status of a CNA. Please note: If you have a certificate with an E or an R as the last letter in the certificate number, please omit that letter when doing a certificate number search in the registry.
Contact the HI Registry Team
Please allow 10 business days from the mailing date for renewal processing.
If you have any questions after this time regarding your certification status, please contact us at:
HI Nurse Aide
354 Uluniu Street
Kailua, HI 96734
Include Your Prometric ID