FAQs

Search and filter through some of our most Frequently Asked Questions below. An excerpt of the answer is displayed on this page, but for longer answers, please click on the colored bar around the question itself.

How do I get copies of the NIMS credentials I have earned?

Candidates can login and choose Testing Center, then click on My Credentials page to access color PDF files for all credentials earned.
Last Updated: 12/19/2017
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How do I get my training program accredited?

If this is your program’s first time seeking accreditation, view the process and timeline sheet for initial accreditation.
Last Updated: 12/19/2017
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How do I log into the NIMS website?

To log in, navigate to the NIMS website home page and check the top right hand corner of your screen for a link that says "Log in/Register". To see the process firsthand, please click this FAQ to watch a video tutorial.
Last Updated: 07/25/2018
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How do I register as a candidate?

On the NIMS website navigate to the top right hand corner of the screen where there will be a Log in/Register button. Follow through the various prompts to complete the candidate account registration. Please click on this FAQ to watch a step by step video tutorial that completes the candidate account registration process.
Last Updated: 07/25/2018
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How do I register as a proctor?

On the NIMS website, navigate to the top right hand corner of the screen to Login/Register and create a new account. After following several prompts, your Proctor account will be submitted to NIMS for approval. Please click on this FAQ to watch a video tutorial that has step by step instructions for registration.
Last Updated: 07/25/2018
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How do I register as an Account Administrator?

Click the Login/Register button in the top right hand corner of your screen. After following various prompts, you can officially be recognized as an Account Administrator. Please click on this FAQ to watch a detailed video tutorial about this process.
Last Updated: 07/25/2018
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How do I register more than one candidate at a time?

Use our mass registration page! Click this FAQ to view a video tutorial describing how to complete this process. Note: This feature is only available for active account administrators.
Last Updated: 07/25/2018
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How do I register my school/company with NIMS?

Verify that your organization is not already registered.
Last Updated: 12/19/2017
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