How to Apply for Your Exam (Registered Individually)

Testing for your NHA certification through PSI location or remote proctored exam? Learn to schedule exams at PSI with these instructions.

Step 1 

Log into your Candidate account at

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Step 2

If you have already applied for your exam, you can select the blue banner at the top of your screen or choose Apply from the left-hand side of the screen. 

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Step 3

Select the orange Schedule with PSI button. 

Note: this is where all of your details regarding your upcoming exam will be once scheduled. 

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Step 4

Select the View Available Tests button to schedule your exam.

  • This will route you outside of the NHA portal, but no new login will be required. 

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Step 5

You will see the exam that you have been approved to take. Select the exam to begin scheduling.

  • If you are still waiting on approval from your institution, that will need to occur before you can apply for your exam.

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Step 6

You will be taken to an information page, take a moment to review the FAQs and test insturtions. Ready through these. 

  • When ready, select Continue Booking 

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Step 7 

You will have a status bar showing you what to complete from start to finish. 

  • If you are testing through remote proctored exam, select Online Proctored (Live)
  • If you are testing at a PSI testing location in person, select Onsite (Test Center)

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Step 8 

For Remote Tests: Confirm your country and time zone. 

For On-site Tests: Locate your nearest test center. 

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Step 9

Select your date and time from options available.

  • On-site Exams must first select a location 
  • Choose Book This Time Slot to move forward

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Step 10 

Review your details and privacy policy and, when ready, confirm your booking.

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Step 11

Your booking confirmation page will be visible. You can choose to add it to your online calendar, print your confirmation book another test or mark as "done".

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Step 12 

You can locate your exam details in the Apply for Exam tool on the left-hand side of your NHA login. 

Note: If you need to reschedule, use the Schedule with PSI button to be routed back to PSI's scheduling tool. 

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*Must occur prior to 24 hours ahead of currently scheduled exam to prevent forfeiting the exam fees.