How to Renew an NHA Certification (non-ExCPT)

Need to renew your certification? Learn the process (with the exception of the ExCPT) in this downloadable.


Note: NHA can accept transfer credits for continuing education. Follow this link to view more on additional optional Professional Development Resources sponsored by NHA.


Step 1

Log into your Candidate account at

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Step 2

Choose Complete More CE from the left side of the screen

  • Renew Certification will allow you to view status 
  • My CE History will show all previously completed credits


Step 3

Complete More Courses will allow you to obtain credits 

  • Select View Content to review material and Take Exam to complete the assessment
  • Some CE items require a 70%score to obtain CE Credit

*Note: The performance profile report will be displayed once the quiz is complete, and you may print this report for your records


Step 4

Once the required number of credits have been completed, select Renew and Pay 



Step 5

Confirm the certification(s) you are renewing and select Renew and Pay 


Step 6

Once you have verified the items in your cart, choose Check Out

  • Verify mailing information* and continue to Check Out
  • If using a discount code, type it in the available field
  • Fill in payment information and select Purchase Items
  • Print this page for your receipt


*Any address changes or updates need to be made through your account profile



For information on how to update a Provisional Certification or Pharmacy Technician (CPhT) certification, please review the other how-to resources from your NHA website 


Please Note:

Candidates who pass their exam will need to renew their certification every two years (unless it is provisional) to keep their credential current. You can help your candidates be prepared for renewing by sharing the resources below.

Each state may have specific CE requirements that affect which courses they accept. Before completing NHA CE, certificate holders should check the rules or regulations of the licensing or regulatory agency of their state. NHA generally accepts CE from other sources; if you have a question about a specific course, please contact NHA.