Online Testing

Important Information:

KCTCS has an important message regarding ​the KY.GOV online payment processing system used when scheduling a Nurse Aide State Exam online. Beginning August 1, 2022, all credit card payments will be processed immediately at the time of scheduling a state exam. There will no longer be a delay in payment processing of 5 days prior to the scheduled exam date. 

Please contact us at ​ if you have any questions or concerns.

1.5.2022 NEWS FLASH!

Say goodbye to paper/pencil nurse aide testing.  The long and MUCH anticipated wait is finally over.  Online Nurse Aide Registration, Payment, and Testing is LIVE at a KCTCS College near you!  

KCTCS and our NIC/Tyler Technologies partners have worked diligently to roll-out this statewide intiative.  Replacing a 30-year old testing system, while also adhering to all state and federal laws and policies, was no easy task. 

We appreciate your continued support as we do our part in an indivudal's healthcare employment journey.

Who can access the system? 

  • All nurse aide training providers will be able to register their own nurse aide students at any KCTCS testing location. 
  • Individual test takers that need to schedule a retake assessment.


Please feel free to contact our nurse aide testing team.

Keep your eyes on this site for frequent updates and announcements.