NAPNAP publicly supports the Pediatric Nursing Certification Board (PNCB). NAPNAP, together with the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) chartered the PNCB (formerly the NCBPBP/N) in 1975 as a separately incorporated certification board. Today the PNCB certifies more than 95% of all nationally certified PNPs. PNCB offers the following certifications for pediatric nurse practitioners:
NAPNAP also recognizes PNPs certified through the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). ANCC offers the following certification for pediatric nurse practitioners:
NAPNAP offers PNP Certification Review Course manuals, go to https://ce.napnap.org/ for additional information.