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CPE Credit for PDP Certification Activity Type

At its recent meeting CDR revised the CPE credits awarded for completion of an approved certification. CPE credits are now assigned based on the minimum degree and/or credential required for eligibility to obtain the certification. As noted below:

RD and/ or MS and requires reexamination every five years to maintain certification 75 CPEUs
RD and/or MS recertifying by CPE 50 CPEUs
BS or BA 40 CPEUs
HS or AS 25 CPEUs

The full listing of certifications can be found here.

This change will be phased in over five years starting with recertification cycles beginning June 2, 2019. Please refer to the following table. CDR credentialed practitioners will be able log the assigned CPE credit for each certification listed towards consecutive CDR recertification cycles. Please note that all CDR credentialed practitioners must also complete one CPE credit addressing ethics in addition to the certification.

This new policy will apply beginning with the following recertification cycles:

Recertification cycles beginning June 2, 2019 – Ending May 31, 2025
Recertification cycles beginning June 1, 2020 – Ending May 31, 2025
Recertification cycles beginning June 1, 2021 – Ending May 31, 2026
Recertification cycles beginning June 1, 2022 – Ending May 31, 2027
Recertification cycles beginning June 1, 2023 – Ending May 31, 2028
Recertification cycles beginning June 1, 2024 – Ending May 31, 2029