Ready to Recertify?

CPNs, CPNPs, and PMHSs can recertify now through Sunday, January 31, 2021 by completing their online application.

TESTING CENTER UPDATES

PNCB exam candidates are in the essential workforce category for Prometric testing centers. Find links to Prometric updates here, such safe distancing policies, site openings / seat capacity statuses, and FAQs.

PNCB Database Downtime

Our IT vendor will perform server maintenance from 8pm ET Friday, Dec. 4 to 5pm ET Saturday, Dec. 5. Recert, exam applications, CE modules, and other personal portal activities will not be available at that time. The informational part of the website will be available. Thank you for understanding.

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Stand out in your field with PNCB certification—the most respected credentials in pediatric nursing.

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Maintain your PNCB certified status and renew your commitment to staying current in your specialty.

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If you are certified or a third party needing official primary source verification for employers, state boards, or others, we can help!

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For CPNP eligibility to sit or CPN Excelsior College verification, email verif@pncb.org.

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Are you exam eligible and have received notification to schedule? Congratulations! Here are your next steps to schedule and understand testing procedures.

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Faces of Certification

PNCB-certified nursing professionals work in a variety of roles and settings throughout the US and beyond. Share your photo today!

Tonya Brooks, CPNP-PC Sniffles & Giggles Waxahachie, TX
Jose Ramirez, CPN Doctors Hospital at Renaissance Edinburg, TX
Shacarah Fordjour, CPNP-PC, PMHS Penn Medicine Plainsboro, NJ
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