The information you access will validate the certification of active or inactive nurse aides on the Georgia Nurse Aide Registry. You may search the certification status by entering the Social Security Number, or by Social Security Number plus one or more of the following criteria and selecting the Search button. The nurse aide's certification number may be found on the front of the nurse aide's certification letter.
The Georgia Nurse Aide Program requires a minimum of 85 hours, which includes classroom, lab and clinical rotation, for all approved nurse aide training program courses in the State of Georgia. Pearson Vue has administered the Georgia Written/Oral and Skills examination since July 1, 2007. All candidates are required to pass the written/oral and skills competency examination administered by Pearson Vue.