Nursing Assistant (NA) programs consist of a minimum of 120 hours of training and prepare graduates to provide direct care to nursing home patients.

Certified Medication Assistant (CMA) programs prepare experienced NAs to function as a medication assistants and administer low risk, routine medications in nursing home settings.

Approved Program Lists

AZBN approved Nursing Assistant and Medication Assistant Programs can be found by clicking here.

Nursing Assistant Training Program Application Forms

Change Forms

Medication Assistant Program Forms


To submit a new complaint about an Education Program approved by the Arizona State Board of Nursing, please click the "SUBMIT A COMPLAINT" button below.


Arizona State Board of Nursing - Nursing Regulatory Journal
Wednesday, February 28, 2018
Opioid Epidemic Act FAQ
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RN/LPN Renewal Season
To renew online, go to: It will ask you for your Username & PIN Code. Just below, you can click on: “USERNAME AND PIN ...
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Statement of locations where all notices of the meetings of the Arizona State Board of Nursing will be posted.

Pursuant to A.R.S. §38-431.02(A)(1)(a), the Arizona State Board of Nursing will post all notices of the meetings of the Arizona State Board of Nursing Meetings and any of its committees and subcommittees on the Board's website at Notices will indicate the date, time, and place of the meeting and will include an agenda or information concerning the manner in which the public may obtain an agenda for the meeting.