Exciting News for NBCSN National Certification Exam Candidates

The National Association of School Nurses (NASN) has opened a discussion list for school nurses considering or taking the National Certification for School Nurses exam.

This community is for individuals thinking about or preparing to take the national school nursing certification exam governed by the National Board for Certification of School Nurses (NBCSN). It is open to all individuals. The community is monitored by Pat Krin, NBCSN Executive Director, nbcsnexec@nbcsn.org.

You can join this community whether or not you are a member of NASN, it is open to everyone. You do have to register on the NASN site to join the community.

If you are a member just point your browser to http://schoolnursenet.nasn.org/home and log into your account. Click on Communities and choose All Communities from the dropdown list. Scroll down to National Certification Exam Candidates and click on the join button. You can choose whether you want the messages to come to you in real time or as a daily digest.

If you are not a member point your browser to http://schoolnursenet.nasn.org/home. When you click on All Communities you will be asked to create and account by entering a username and password. After you have created your account follow the directions above.

You can use this discussion list to ask questions, share resources, form online study groups and work with other school nurses to prepare for the exam. This list is monitored so any questions you have can be answered by someone knowledgeable about the process. We cannot answer questions that pertain to what is specifically on the exam, but can answer questions about process, logistics, etc.