Certified Nurse Aide: Renewal


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Read the following instructions carefully before proceeding with the online renewal process.

Make sure to have the following information in front of you before you begin the online renewal process:

  • Your first and last name as it appears on the renewal postcard that you received (If you did not receive a postcard, you may verify your current registration information by clicking here.)
  • Your social security number
  • Your registry number
  • A minimum of 12 hours of training per year
  • A minimum of 12 hours of employment as a nurse aide for monetary compensation during the preceding 24 months.


All information entered will be encrypted, so your data will be transmitted safely and securely.

While you are in the renewal process please do not use the back button in your browser. If at any time you wish to exit the renewal process, please click the "Cancel & Exit" button located at the bottom of the page.

Name Change: You must notify the board office at sduap@state.sd.us.

Address Change: You may verify and/or change your address while renewing.

A receipt with a confirmation number will display at the end of this process if your application has been submitted. Please print this receipt as proof of renewal.

Please call the board office if you have any questions.


Log in for online renewal. All the information below needs to be completed to start the renewal process.

First Name:
Last Name:
Last 4 Digits of Social Security Number:
Registry Number:
example: A0####