We have recently been notified by our office building management that Commonwealth Edison, our electrical services provider, will be shutting down electrical service to CDR’s office building  beginning at 6:00 PM CT on Friday, May 26th  in order to perform electrical work in the building over the weekend. Our IT Department will begin shutting down services at 5:00 PM CT on Friday. Electrical service will be restored on Monday, May 29th at 6:00 AM CT.  During this timeframe you will not be able to access your Step 3: Learning Plan, or your Step 4: Activity Log. Special Notice: For CDR credentialed practitioners scheduled to recertify May 31, 2017, your Step 3: Learning Plan must be submitted to CDR on or before May 31st. Do not delay submitting your Learning Plan. Although all learning activities must be completed on or before May 31, 2017, your Step 4: Activity Log must be submitted by June 30, 2017.

Nutrition and Dietetics Technician, Registered (NDTR)* Certification or Dietetic Technician, Registered (DTR)* Certification

NDTR* or DTR* Pathways to Registration Eligibility

Who is an NDTR* or DTR*?


Career Opportunities

Components of a Certification Testing Program (Flowchart)

Effective 1/1/2017 Registration Examination for Dietetic  Technicians Test Specifications

Examination FAQ

NDTRE and DTRE Misuse Information

Registration Examination for Dietetic Technicians Handbook for Candidates

Orientation Material for the Newly Credentialed NDTR* or DTR*

Focus Area Standards of Practice and Standards of Professional Performance

Guidelines for Credential Placement

NDTR* Credential Option FAQ


Medical Record Documentation

On-Line Verification of Registered Status

Examination Pass/Fail Statistics - Dietetic Technician Current Registration Statistics














*Please note the NDTR and DTR are two credential designation options for one certification program. Practitioners may choose to use one or the other. For more information, click here.