Prepare for the NAB Exam Online!
Are you preparing to take the NAB exam and want to be as prepared as possible to pass the first time?
Our new course, (LTCE Exam Prep) is designed to prepare you for the 150 question national examination required by all states.
Click Here to Sign Up for the LTCE NAB Exam Prep course.
THIS COURSE IS 100% ONLINE.
Do I Need this Course? What is the national Pass Rate?
The national nursing home administrator exam is prepared and administered by Professional Examination Service, (PES) for the NAB. Their data indicate that between 68% and 70% pass the national exam the first time. About 65% pass the exam on their second attempt. It gets worse from there. Depending on the version of the exam you get, 112 to 115 of the 150 items must be answered correctly to pass.
What one recent student said about these courses in an email:
"Dear Dr. Allen,
Just a brief note to let you know that I purchased your course LTCE 201 and 202 to prepare for my NHA exam in PA. I took about 6 weeks to review the material and took my exam in January. I passed the exam with a score of over 130. The information and organization of the course was invaluable to me in testing so well. Thank you for making this program available. It really helped to reduce the stress of this very important exam. I really felt prepared. The organization and table of contents in the interpretive guidelines I received with the course is a great addition to my library making my job easier each day. Thanks again.
S. from PA"
This new course, (LTCE Exam Prep) covers the five NAB Domains of Practice over which you are examined....
|% of NAB Exam||# of exam items|
|LEADERSHIP AND MANAGEMENT||23%||35 questions|
|HUMAN RESOURCES||15%||23 questions|
|PHYSICAL ENVIRONMENT AND ATMOSPHERE||13%||19 questions|
|RESIDENT CARE AND QUALITY OF LIFE||35%||52 questions|
NAB exam questions are based on the assumption that you know the Federal Requirements and Guidelines to Surveyors in detail. The needed files are also included in this course.
Should I take the LTCE NAB Exam Prep course or the LTCE 201-202 courses?
LTCE 201-202 and the LTCE NAB Exam Prep courses contain similar course content. LTCE 201-202 are designed for people seeking a Nursing Home Administrator license who will need a certificate of completion at the end of the courses. They include assignments that are graded by Dr. Allen. The LTCE NAB Exam Prep course is designed for people who need a refresher on any or all of the domains and who would like to practice taking quiz questions. If you have already bought LTCE 201-202, there is no need to buy the review class as you already have the content you need to study for your exam. Many reading materials included in the course are from Dr. Allen's book Nursing Home Administration (Seventh Edition).
How Much Will it Cost?
The fee for LTCE NAB Exam Prep is $440 (includes all documentation in downloadable form).
How Long Will it Take?
Depends on you.......you proceed at your own pace and time deadlines, ....but plan to take the NAB exam as soon as convenient after completing this courses.
Is the Instructor up-to-date and knowledgeable?
Enough to be chosen twice as the editor of the NAB's national licensure study guide: NAB Study Guide.
How Will You Know When You are Likely Ready to Pass the NAB Exam?
To pass the NAB exam you need to have read widely in the field, know the NAB Domains of Practice and know the federal standards (Federal Requirements and Guidelines to Surveyors).
You will have at least two feedback tools.
|Score on LTCE NAB Exam Prep Quizzes||Likely Readiness to Take the NAB Exam|
|70% to 77% correct answers||Likely NAB score: 110-120
You need to study a lot more for NAB
|78% to 85% correct answers||Likely NAB score 121-131
Some additional study is needed to pass
|86% or more correct||Likely NAB score 131 or above
With a good final review you are ready!
NOTE: THE EXAMS IN THE LTCE NAB EXAM PREP COURSE CAN BE TAKEN BY YOU AS MANY TIMES AS YOU WISH.....THEY WILL REMAIN AVAILABLE TO YOU FOR PRACTICE FOR HOWEVER LONG YOU TAKE IN PREPARING FOR THE NATIONAL NAB 150 MULTIPLE CHOICE EXAM.
ADDITIONAL NOTE: THE NATIONAL EXAM QUESTIONS ASSUME YOU KNOW AND CAN APPLY THE FEDERAL REQUIREMENTS (ALL THE FEDERAL TAGS FROM F150 THROUGH F528)....SO STUDYING THESE FEDERAL REQUIREMENTS IS AS IMPORTANT AS STUDYING THE TEXT DOMAINS OF PRACTICE IN MANAGEMENT, HUMAN RESOURCES, FINANCE, ENVIRONMENT AND RESIDENT CARE.
These courses have helped persons become well-prepared nursing home administrators since 1985...