Florida Nursing License

FDLE Approved Live Scan Vendor

Accurate Biometrics is an approved Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) Live Scan Fingerprinting Vendor providing fingerprinting services for applicants applying for a Nursing License in Florida through the Florida Department of Health (DOH) Board of Nursing.

In order to apply for RN, LPN, CNA or other nursing license within the Florida DOH Board of Nursing (BON), an applicant is required to undergo a Level 2 background check, that includes live scan fingerprinting and a photo.

Nurses with a Florida nursing license can now also apply for a multi-state nursing license through the Nurse Licensure Compact (NLC}. For information, visit:

Note: Walk-in electronic live scan fingerprinting service direct to the FDLE is available at Accurate Biometrics California and Illinois live scan locations. Call 866-361-9944 for more information. Click here for locations.

Accurate Biometrics is a trusted live scan fingerprint provider with nearly 20 years of experience. We offer fast, convenient walk-in service at our Tampa location. We also offer mobile on-site service for groups of 20 or more in the Tampa Bay area. Let us help you navigate the background check process. Call our Account Management Team at 813.586.3400 or email florida@accuratebiometrics.com for more information.

Follow these simple steps to complete your Florida Level 2 fingerprint background check requirement for nurse licensure:

Follow These Steps

Out-of-state applicants looking for nursing licensure in Florida, follow this link:

Out-of-State Florida Nursing License