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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. Prometric requires approved face coverings even in jurisdictions that have recently adopted less rigorous COVID-19 policies.

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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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Faces of Certification

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

Kylie Arey, CPNP-PC, CPN Northern Kentucky Pediatric Group Wilder, KY
Michael Maymi, CPNP-AC UF Health Gainesville, FL
Amber Lewis, CPN Children's Hospital, New Orleans New Orleans, LA
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