Basic Validation

You may validate by identifier or search by name.

Validate by identifier

  • APRN license numbers are 7 digit numbers beginning with the digit "3"
  • License numbers are 7 digit numbers beginning with the digit "1" for RNs or "2" for LPNs
  • Provisional license (PL) numbers are 8 digits beginning with the digit "2"
  • Temporary work permit (Temporary) numbers are 5 digit numbers
  • Licensed Certified Professional Midwives (LCPM) license numbers are 7 digits beginning with the digit 9
  • SRNA numbers are 8 digit numbers beginning with digit "5"
  • We are no longer offering the option of entering a social security number when you access the Basic License Validation service
  • DT numbers are 7 digit numbers beginning with digit "8"
  • DTA IDs are 11 characters beginning with DTA followed by 8 digits
EMPLOYERS MUST VALIDATE RN/LPN/APRN CANDIDATES BY IDENTIFIER, NOT NAME

Search by Name

Please enter first name or last name or both and click Search button. After the results are displayed please select the names you would like to validate and click on "Validate Selected" button at the bottom of the results. To select all names please click on Select All column.