Nurse Aide Registration
The Department of Public Health is allowing for a temporary certification of a Nurse Aide to function in the capacity of a Connecticut certified nurse’s aide to address work increases and staffing shortages caused by the 2020 COVID-19 pandemic.
**** Notice****: Pursuant to Governor's Executive Order 7SS any person working as a temporary nurse aide shall only remain employed as a temporary nurse aide during the public health and civil preparedness emergency unless modified or extended. Upon termination of such executive order, a temporary nurse aide shall complete an approved nurse aide training program and pass the Connecticut nurse aide exam to be placed on the nurse aide registry.
How to be Placed on the CT Nurse's Aide Registry:
Student Nurse or Licensed Nurse (Route 2)
Nurse's Aide Training Out of State (Route 3)
Reinstatement of a Lapsed Certification (Route 4)
How to renew your Nurse's Aide Certification/Registration:
Obtaining a New Certificate:
Training Program Requirements and Approved Training Programs:
If you have any additional questions, please contact the Connecticut Nurse's Aide Registry at:
Department of Public Health
410 Capitol Avenue, MS#12APP
Hartford, CT 06134
(860) 509-7603 Press Option#1
To contact Prometric: