The exam is 3 hours and asks 175 multiple-choice questions based on categories in the content outline, an essential study reference. PNCB offers the resources below to help you create a personal study plan and prepare.
|Am I Ready
|Use this step-by-step checklist to help you plan and prepare for your exam.||Download Checklist|
|The content outline/test blueprint is an essential tool as you study. It describes all subject areas covered by the exam and questions per category.||Learn More|
|PNCB offers a list of possible titles for your review, but does not endorse a particular text.||See List|
|Test drive 5 questions to see how test items are presented.||Quiz Yourself|
|PNCB's online CPN Practice Tests offer in-depth rationale for right answers to enhance critical thinking. Score reports can help you focus studies.||Take Practice Tests|
|Review Courses & Related Resources||Other possible preparation support from third parties that are well-respected in the pediatric nursing community.||Learn More|
|PNCB's online module offers tips on analyzing questions, preparing to test, and managing anxiety.||Learn More|
These study resources are not inclusive of all resources that may be used in the preparation of the certification exam.