Exam Preparation

Websites for Certification Prep





FInd information needed to prepare for the NCLEX, NCLEX rules and what to expect on exam day, and take an NCLEX Practice Exam (NPE)

National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN) NCLEX Site


The NCSBN – a leading regulatory body – has put together a page of information about the NCLEX and other related exams.

NCLEX-RN: Ten Ways to Prepare for the Exam


Some great tips on preparing for the exam from the people at RegisteredNursing.org


HESI A2 Practice Tests


From NurseHub, information on the HESI A2 exams, and links to sample tests for each one of the 8 HESI A2 individual subject areas: Math, Reading Comprehension, Vocabulary, Grammar, Biology, Chemistry, Anatomy & Physiology, and Physics.

HESI A2 Practice Test.com: Free Practice for the HESI Admission Assessment Exam


Practice tests from this website include full-length tests including answers, computerized scoring, and detailed explanations.

Online Audio Podcasts


Nursing Podcasts

Fresh RN


Your first year as a registered nurse is challenging. This podcast is hosted by experienced nurses from FreshRN.com, who discuss the basics of that first year. From orientation, code blues, tricks of the trade, and personal experiences, to time management, delegation, patient deaths, and more.

My Nursing Mastery


We provide education for nurses at every stage of their professional life! Check out discussions about topics that the nursing community cares about! The My Nursing Mastery Podcast series discusses nursing school tips, tricks, strategies, stories, and all things related to nursing school, the NCLEX and your nursing career. We discuss NCLEX exam strategies, tips, tricks, and stories from many who have succeeded on the NCLEX. We address issues and topics that the nursing community cares about!

The Nursing Podcast (NRSING)


Helping Nursing Students Succeed. Period. Welcome to the NURSING.com Show from NURSING.com . . . #1 Nursing Podcast and the leader in nursing student education.

Straight A Nursing


Get useful tips, clinical wisdom, nursing inspiration and exploration of key topics from Straight A Nursing. Join Nurse Mo to learn about a wide range of topics ranging from the basics of nursing care to complicated cases seen in the ICU.