Lake Superior College

Nursing Assistant Test Out

Successful completion of the full testing (written and skills tests) enables students to become a Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) as required by the Minnesota Department of Health and be posted on the state registry.

This registration is a for test, not a full CNA course. CNA courses can be found on this Course Search Page in the Subject drop down box under "Nurse Assistant"


** MN Testing Platform Change Notification **

The Minnesota Department of Health recently transitioned our testing vendor to Headmaster and Lake Superior College will not have any testing available until our new testing program is finalized. Please place yourself on our Nursing Assistant Test Out WAITLIST below so we can notify you when our testing resumes.

NOTE: Lake Superior College does not currently have any testing dates scheduled. Getting on the waitlist will only notify you once testing resumes and when registration opens. 

Nursing Assistant Test Out Study Material: MN Nurse Aid Candidate Handbook 
(Candidate Handbook is from dated February 2022 from our New Testing Vendor)

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Lake Superior College is committed to providing a safe and healthy environment for our students, faculty, staff, and members of our campus community. Our goal is to mitigate the potential for transmission of COVID-19 on our campuses, and that requires full cooperation among students, faculty, staff and members of our campus community. Only through a cooperative effort, can we establish and maintain the safety and health of our campuses.

If a class is not listed below, or it’s not offered at this time, let us know what class interests you.  We’ll contact you when it’s available.

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Catalog: Spring 2022
Lake Superior College


Registration Confirmation:
Once registered, you should receive an immediate email confirmation (please check your spam folder). If you do not receive an email confirmation or need additional assistance, please contact Shannon Wark at or call 218-733-7680.

Our registration system works best when using Chrome

Cancellations: The college reserves the right to cancel classes with insufficient enrollment; payment is then automatically refunded. If we have to cancel your class, you can request a full refund of your tuition or transfer to another course of your choice, space permitting.
To Register: Click on a program category above and select your class, or use the "search" feature at top of page.
Refund Policy: (Also applies to purchase orders) Full refunds will be given to any student/company canceling within the required timeframe set for each class. Typically the timeframe is 3, 7, or 14 business days. For specific timeframe please check the class description. Student and/or companies will incur all charges with no refund if student does not drop the course within the required timeframe.