CLOSE
WEBSITE OF THE STATE OF SOUTH DAKOTA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
Joan Adam, Secretary of Health

 

 
 
CNA Initial Registration
 

 

CNA Initial Registration

Please Note: This process is for CNA candidates who are applying to enroll in an Approved Nurse Aide Training Program.

The CNA Initial Registration Application and the CNA Training Enrollment Verification form must be submitted before enrolling in a CNA Training Program.

New Applicants must:

  1.  Print the CNA Training Enrollment Verification form and have your employer, organization, or school complete.
     
  2. Submit the online CNA Initial Registration Application
     
  3. Upload the completed CNA Training Enrollment form with the online application.

    *Allow up to 5-7 business days for the South Dakota Department of Health Office of Licensure and Certification to process your application.

     
  4. Once the CNA Initial Registration Application and the CNA Training Enrollment Verification form have been processed, please visit the Registration verification webpage to verify if the applicant is eligible to enroll in an Approved Nurse Aide Training Program. 
     
  5. Enter the applicant's information on the Registration Verification webpage.
     
  6. When the applicant's information pulls up, look under the status heading. If the status indicates 'eligible' then that individual has been approved to enroll in an Approved Nurse Aide Training Program.
     
  • If an applicant does not appear on the registration verification website, please contact the South Dakota Department of Health Office of Licensure and Certification.
     
  • Please note: Applications will not be processed if all required documentation has not been received.

If you have any application questions, please contact Shelly Walstead.