The test of competence requires candidates to complete an online application process.
The CBT is designed to test your knowledge, comprehension, application, analysis, synthesis and evaluation of professional nursing practice. As you are an international trained nurse, the NMC expects you to meet UK pre-registered nurse standards.
As a Nigerian Nurse, you must meet the following requirements to begin your application with the NMC;
- 1. Hold a Nursing Diploma/Degree.
2. Hold current nursing registration or a nursing licence without restrictions.
3. Meet OET/IELTS requirements.
Step 1: Account creation. Click here
Step 2: Complete eligibility & qualification application.
Step 3: Upload documents supporting your qualification & professional registration.
Step 4: Submit your application by making a payment of £140.
The NMC will take about 35 days to complete the process of initial assessment and NMC will contact you once complete. On successful completion of the initial assessment, you will be able to book the LEVEL 1 test of competence, i.e CBT (Computer based test) which can be booked and appeared from any part of the world.
CBT exam is conducted by Pearson Vue, who will send you an invitation email to schedule your test after the initial verification from NMC. The cost will be £83.00