|Review of essential nursing content according to NCLEX-RN® Test Plan||Begin reviewing content in NCLEX-RN E-Book along with tests. Study Kaplan Decision Tree and begin using to answer questions.|
|Pathway to NCLEX Success Videos, Strategy Seminar, Test Taking Workshop Videos||A review of the Kaplan NCLEX Resources and how best to utilize them. Videos of what to expect during the actual administration of the NCLEX-RN® exam, and test taking tips.||View the 5 videos listed under Pathways toi NCLEX success first, before beginning any of the Kaplan NCLEX Resources.|
|Question Trainers (QT) 1, 2, 3||These tests are content based to show student strengths and weaknesses. They can be done at home or can be proctored. These tests are not normed but provide the students with great practice as well as a review of the topic explanations for all the questions.||
Can be retaken. Review all answers. Discover weak content areas and review content as needed.
Complete in order.
QT1 = 75 questions then review;
QT2=75 questions then review;
QT3=100 questions; then review.
Essential Nursing Content Videos,
Decision Tree Videos
|300+ videos, searchable by topic and meant to follow along the NCLEX RN categories and the NCLEX RN Content Review E-Book. The Decision Tree video explains how to strategically answer higher level, critical thinking questions. Need to watch Decision Tree Video before starting QBank questions!||Determine weak areas from Question Trainers 1-3. Use the Review of Essential Nursing Content videos to fill in gaps of content knowledge.|
|QBank||The QBank contains 1300+ questions including alternate item questions. These can be used in class or at home. They are not normed and are great practice!||Apply the Decision Tree strategy while answering questions in QBank. Take at least 50+ questions per week and review all answers.|
|Diagnostic Test & Readiness Test||180 question tests designed to predict NCLEX readiness. Diagnostic Test is taken prior to the NCLEX Review and Readiness Test is taken in Phase 3, 1 week before test day. Diagnostic Test date is determined and set by school faculty.||Upon completion of tests, students should review test analysis and remediate everything.|
Question Trainers (QT)
4, 5, 6, 7 (recommended to take after Review course, but can be taken earlier)
Training for the NCLEX-RN® exam is like training for a marathon – take more and longer tests!
The rest of the Question Trainers become more difficult and contain more application/analysis questions. Take #7 about a week before the NCLEX-RN® exam.
QT4=150 questions; QT5=150 questions; QT6=200 questions; QT7=265 questions
Complete in order!
|Apply the Decision Tree strategy. Kaplan research shows completion of all QBank questions along with Question Trainers gives high probability of passing NCLEX-RN® exam on first try. Recommended after the review class and students should review all answers.|
Qbank Sample Tests 1,2,3,4
Take #3 a week before exam.
|Great practice tests! Sample #3 is a 30 question, prioritization only exam. Sample #4 is 50 questions, all alternate question types.||Take after NCLEX RN Prep. Remediate all answers.|