Saudi Nurse Prometric Examination (SNLE): A Comprehensive Guide
SNLE Registration Process:
Once your data flow verification with the Saudi Commission for Health Specialties (SCFHS) is complete, follow these steps for the SNLE:
- Submit your documents on the Mumaris Plus site.
- Pay the registration fee of 200 SAR, followed by the classification fee of 900 SAR.
- Upon verification of all documents, you’ll receive an exam eligibility code.
- Use this eligibility number to schedule the exam on the Prometric site.
- Pay the Prometric fee of 289 USD.
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- Total Questions: 200 Multiple Choice Questions (MCQ)
- Divided into 2 parts, each with 100 questions
- 10% of questions are pilot questions
- Each question has 4 options
- Each correct answer scores 4 marks
- Exam is for Nursing Specialists and Nursing Technicians
- Time Limit: 120 minutes (2 hours) with a 30-minute break in between
- Pass Mark: 500 out of 800
- Start studying early
- Utilize study materials
- Focus on weak areas
- Take breaks and rest between study sessions
- It’s advisable to complete the exam in your home country before coming to Saudi, as busy work schedules may limit study time
Exam Topics Covered:
- Nursing Fundamentals: 20%
- Adult Nursing: 40%
- Maternal and Child Health Nursing: 30%
- Unit Management and Leadership: 10%
Licensing Process and Validity:
- Experience of at least 1 year as a registered nurse (RN) is required for SCFHS licensing.
- Upon passing, you’ll receive a classification certificate valid for 1 year, allowing you to secure a job in Saudi.
- If you don’t secure a job within the year, you might need to retake the exam.
Retakes and Exam Limit:
- You can attempt the exam up to 3 times with the same eligibility number.
- After three failures, a new eligibility is needed to restart the process.
- Working without a license is allowed for a maximum of 6 months to 1 year.
- This experience won’t be recognized elsewhere due to the absence of a license.
- Employers might extend your stay without a license due to staff shortages, but this comes with legal consequences for both parties.
Exam Study Materials:
- Don’t worry about study materials. Nursing Manthra offers comprehensive study resources, available here: Nursing Manthra’s Prometric Review Material for SNLE
Wishing you the best of luck with your SNLE! Remember to follow the guidelines, study diligently, and make use of available resources for a successful examination. Thank you for considering Nursing Manthra as your trusted study partner.
Nursing Manthra Team