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Medical, Nursing, and Allied Health Training Programs and Testing

Page last updated: June 8, 2020

Health Education
Access guidance and information on medical, nursing, and allied health training programs for health care practitioners and allied health practitioners that may resume training during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Health-Related Licensure, Certification, and Board Exams
Access guidance and information on testing centers, which provide professional licensure exams for health care practitioners and certification exams for allied health practitioners, that may resume testing during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Nurse Aide, EMT, Police and Firefighter Training
According to Governor Wolf’s Life-Sustaining Business Frequently Asked Questions webpage, the following workforce development training programs may resume statewide: nurse aid and direct care training programs; police academy, and other law enforcement training; emergency medical services (EMS) training; emergency medical technician (EMT) training; and fire training programs. Each program must be structured around ongoing social distancing, universal masking, and/or other public health guidance so as not to result in a spike of cases and new stay-at-home and closure orders. Please visit Governor Wolf’s Life-Sustaining Business Frequently Asked Questions webpage for the most up-to-date information in regard to the aforementioned.