Obtain your LPN license
The foremost step towards obtaining your specialisation certification in gerontology is to earn your LPN license. It is the compulsory requirement for obtaining your license in gerontology. LPN serves as a pre-requisite for the specialisation in gerontology. After you have completed your basic certification in LPN, you must register yourself for the specialisation with NFLPN.
Find an endorser
Now the most important thing is to find a reasonable endorser for you. The endorser can be any authorised individual who willingly writes a letter in your favour. The endorse letter will serve as a guarantee that the potential candidate has not only the dedication and commitment to do specialisation in gerontology but he also has the required skill and education. If you are unaware of the pattern of letter of endorsement, you should check for a sample through your web browser or go to the NFLPN’s website to view it.
Choose a proctor
After you are done with the letter of endorsement, you must choose a proctor for your test. It is strongly recommended that you choose a suitable person from your work place and he will monitor your exam. For this, you will need a sample letter for proctor which you can also search on the internet or view at the NFLPN’s web page.
Fill the application form
Now, you must fill the application form to initiate the processing. It is of utmost importance that you should complete your form properly and attach all the supporting documents that are required.
After everything is in its place, you should start studying for your exams and work as hard as you can. You should take every resource into consideration and prepare well for your exams.
Appear in the exam
You should conduct the exam after full preparation and pass it to obtain your certification.