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**ALL APPLICATIONS**
Please plan accordingly
WSBN-info-licensing@wyo.gov

Processing 10-15 days
Temporary permits 10-15 days
Permanent issuance 45-60 calendar days, longer with positive history questions
Notification of temps are sent via email
Verify your info via "
license look up" on our site
Name Change Affidavit Form 
Change of Address 



Certified Nursing Assistants

Option A: Certification by Exam:

1. Complete CNA Application for Certification   CNA Application 

2. Complete payment information

3. Make certain work history is completed

4. Sign up for test date at Prometric https://www.prometric.com/en-us/clients/Nurseaide/Pages/wy.aspx

5. Have blue FBI fingerprint card completed with local law enforcement official

6. Send fingerprint card back to WSBN office at 130 Hobbs Ave, Suite B, Cheyenne WY 82002

7. Wait 45-60 days for background check results

8. Check certification status online at https://nursing-online.state.wy.us/Verifications.aspx

9. Apply to Department of Health to be placed on CNA Registry at https://health.wyo.gov/aging/hls/certified-nurse-aides/ 


Option B: Certification by Endorsement (relocating from another state, must have active certification in previous state):

1. Complete CNA Application for Certification  CNA Application 

2. Complete payment information

3. Make certain work history and CEU info is completed (if required)

4. Send verification form to your original state for processing

5. Have blue FBI fingerprint card completed with local law enforcement official

6. Send fingerprint card back to WSBN office at 130 Hobbs Ave, Suite B, Cheyenne WY 82002

7. Wait 45-60 days for background check results

8. Check certification status online at https://nursing-online.state.wy.us/Verifications.aspx

9. Apply to the Department of Health to be placed on the CNA Registry at https://health.wyo.gov/aging/hls/certified-nurse-aides/ 


Option C: Recertification; previous Wyoming certification that has lapsed due to non-renewal or otherwise 
 CNA Application 

NOTE:
WSBN will only accept applications that are currently on the WSBN website, any old applications received will not be processed.

 


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