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Certificate of Training in Obesity for Pediatrics and Adults



Certificate of Training in Obesity for Pediatrics and Adults 
Virtual Courses
“Equip yourself with the knowledge and skill set necessary to manage obesity at any age."
“Enhance your skill set and long-term effectiveness through the strongest evidence-based counseling interventions for clients of all ages.”
Check out this helpful Certificate of Training FAQ


Pediatric and Adult Obesity Virtual Courses

New Virtual Courses from CDR.    These comprehensive CDR® certificate of training programs for pediatric and adult obesity include pre-readings; pre-assessment; live, online and interactive virtual courses; and, a post-assessment.
Agenda, Tuition and CPE Credit:
To register using a check or purchase order, please click here.
Flex Scheduling
Take one certificate course [or both] from the convenience of your home or work. Capacity is limited to 100 participants for Adult, and 100 participants for Pediatrics, for a maximum of 200 participants in the overall virtual course. 
Certificate course registrants must fully participate in all course content on the scheduled dates and times to receive the certificate and CPE credit.  Partial CPE credit will not be awarded.  Please refer to the cancellation policy prior to registering.
Courses Dates:
JANUARY 2021, Afternoon Virtual Course
Spaces are limited due to current demand. Will close soon.  Register Now.
Live, online and interactive:
Tuesday, Jan. 26:  Core Content - 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm ET/ 11 am - 4 pm PT
Wednesday, Jan. 27:  Core Content - 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm ET/11 am - 4 pm PT
Thursday, Jan. 28:  Pediatric Content - 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm ET/11 am - 4 pm PT
Friday, Jan. 29:  Adult Content - 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm ET/11 am - 4 pm PT
A group or license option is not available for these courses.
Click the appropriate link below for suggested competencies for the certificate of training courses.
Virtual Course Components

Cancellation Policy:
Once the prework modules have been accessed, a refund will not be issued.  CPE hours will be awarded for the prework modules and the live virtual event. The tuition for these courses is non-transferrable to another course.  A $75 administrative processing fee will be required if a registration is cancelled before accessing the prework modules.
Course Eligibility:
CDR virtual courses are only open to RDNs//RDs, NDTRs/ DTRs and members of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (Active, Student, International and Retired).  Course Registrations will not be processed until eligibility requirements have been verified.
Upcoming Programs
Certificate of Training in Obesity for Pediatrics and Adults
Registration will open January 2021
March 2021 – Afternoon Virtual Course
Pretest Submission Deadline: Tuesday, Mar 2, 2021
11 am  – 4 pm ET
8 am –  1 pm PT
March 16 -19, 2021
May 2021 – Evening Virtual Course
Pretest Submission Deadline: Monday, May 3, 2021
3 – 8 pm ET
12 – 5 pm PT
May 17, 18, 24, 25, 2021
Email questions to CDR staff at, or call 312/899-4718.
Page Updated - November 30, 2020