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Preparing for the Excel Testing Nursing Assistant Competency Exam for the First Time
Candidates preparing to take the Excel Testing Nursing Assistant Competency Exam can view the Nurse Aide Competency Test Guide below.
This guide is designed to help you study and prepare for both the written and clinical skills portions of the exam. It will also provide valuable information regarding testing policies, procedures and what to expect on the day of the exam.
Individuals looking to take the exam for the first time MUST have received an Authorization to Test letter from the Vermont Office of Professional Regulation to register for the competency exams with Excel Testing. You must register for both written and skills, along with uploading the Authorization to Test letter you received from the Vermont Office of Professional Regulation to your Excel Testing portal made during the registration process.
The Competency Exam includes two parts: a written test and a skills test. You need to pass both sections in order to obtain your license. To assist you in preparation for the exam, please print our Nurse Aide Competency Test Guide.