About the Certified Ketogenic Nutrition Specialist℠ (CKNS℠) Exam
The upcoming CKNS exam will be held on Saturday September 14, 2019.
The deadline to submit applications is CLOSED. Please see information on how to apply for the CKNS exam.
The next CKNS exam will be held on Saturday, March 14, 2020. The deadline to submit applications is February 14, 2020, and the deadline to submit payment for the exam is March 2, 2020.
The exam will be offered online only and can be accessed on the exam date only at: https://ana.edvance360.com/
Upon completing the Ketogenic Nutrition Training Program and being approved to sit for the CKNS exam, you will be able to access the exam under the Course tab at the top navigation panel.
The exam will be held at 11:00am ET/ 8:00am PT. You will have 90 minutes to complete the 60-question multiple choice exam. Please note that the exam will only be open from 11:00am-12:30 pm ET / 8:00-9:30am PT. You are encouraged to log in promptly at the start time to insure you have adequate time to complete the exam. Additional time cannot be granted.
The exam will be automatically graded, and you will be able to view your score upon completion.
The passing grade is 75%. Upon passing the exam, your certificate, designating you as a Certified Ketogenic Nutrition Specialist, (CKNS) will be generated and available to print.
It is important to note that you may not use Certified in Ketogenic Nutrition or any other certification language until you have passed the CKNS exam. At that time, you will be given instruction of the credential, trademark and language you are then eligible to use.
To complete the enrollment process to take the exam, please submit the $150 examination fee, as soon as possible online.
The following information can help you to prepare for the exam: