CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant
Pre-employment Skills Assessment

Focused on the vital competencies required for effective performance as a Certified Nursing Assistant, this test assesses a candidate's practical skills and theoretical knowledge in patient care and safety, communication, legal and ethical responsibilities, and teamwork. It simulates real-world scenarios to gauge the ability of candidates to apply their expertise in a clinical setting, ensuring they can meet the demands of patient care while maintaining professional standards.






10 min

Test type

Role specific skills

About the test

This comprehensive assessment is tailored specifically for the role of a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), designed to evaluate the advanced competencies required in a fast-paced healthcare environment. It encompasses critical aspects of the job, including patient care, communication, observation and reporting, infection control, legal and ethical considerations, and teamwork. The questions are structured to challenge candidates' ability to accurately perform duties that ensure the well-being and safety of patients, while also upholding the principles of confidentiality and professionalism. By focusing on real-world scenarios and practical knowledge, this test seeks to identify candidates with a strong foundational understanding and the ability to apply their skills effectively under pressure. It's an invaluable tool for employers looking to hire CNAs who are not only technically proficient but are also compassionate and committed to providing the highest quality of care.

This test is relevant for

Certified Nursing Assistant
Assists patients with daily activities and ensures their safety and well-being.
Patient Care Technician
Provides direct patient care under the supervision of a registered nurse.
Home Health Aide
Delivers in-home care to patients, focusing on personal care and hygiene.
Long-term Care CNA
Works in long-term care facilities assisting residents with basic living activities.
Hospital CNA
Provides care to patients in hospital settings, supporting both patients and medical staff.
Rehabilitation CNA
Assists in rehabilitation settings, aiding patients in recovery and assisting with therapeutic exercises.

Skills measured

Patient Care
Ensuring the physical and emotional comfort and safety of patients.
Effectively exchanging information with patients, families, and healthcare team members.
Observation & Reporting
Noticing and documenting any changes in a patient's condition.
Infection Control
Preventing the spread of infections within healthcare settings through proper hygiene practices.
Legal & Ethical Considerations
Understanding and adhering to laws and ethical standards in patient care.
Collaborating effectively with healthcare team members to ensure optimal patient care.

Sample questions

Preview a few questions that can be found in this test.
CNA - Certified Nursing Assistant Test Preview
Question 1/3
What is the primary role of a CNA in a healthcare setting?
Select all that apply
Perform surgeries
Perform surgeries
Prescribe medications
Prescribe medications
Provide basic patient care
Provide basic patient care
Conduct medical research
Conduct medical research

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