Computer Based Test
The Computer Based Test (CBT) is an online exam that tests your knowledge and skills as a nurse. It has a total of 140 MCQ (Multiple-choice Questions). The CBT is multiple choice and can be taken at a Pearson VUE test centre available in most countries around the world.
All questions are marked either as correct or incorrect, and no partial marks are awarded for any questions. Of the 140 MCQ, a few are considered critical, and the applicant must get all the critical questions right to qualify the test. The critical questions are related to patient and public safety. The time limit for direct testing is four hours and this includes any breaks from testing, which are optional.