Find all the information you need to start a training program and a career as a certified nurse aide (CNA) in South Dakota. From approved training programs to program requirements and approved curriculums, it’s covered. If you have any questions, feel free to contact the South Dakota Board of Nursing.

Contact Us  Find CNA-Associated Laws & Rules


Find applications for training program approval and reapproval, faculty changes, and curriculum changes.

Apply for Initial Approval of a Program  Apply for Faculty Changes

Apply for Reapproval of a Program  Apply for Curriculum Changes

South Dakota Health Care Association

The South Dakota Health Care Association (SDHCA) offers valuable resources for future CNAs and CNA trainers such as the CNA Candidate Handbook, practice exams, regulations, scheduling and more.

Access CNA Resources  Contact SDHCA