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Certificate of Training in Obesity in Pediatrics and Adults

 

 

Certificate of Training in Obesity in 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:
  • Certificate of Training in Obesity in Pediatrics Virtual Course
  • Certificate of Training in Obesity in Adults Virtual Course
  • Value Virtual Bundle - Certificate of Training in Obesity in Pediatrics and Adults Virtual Courses
 
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 in Adult, and 100 participants in 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:
NOVEMBER 2020, Evening/Weekend Virtual Course
Live, online and interactive:
 
Friday, November 6:  Core Content - 11:00 am – 3:00 pm ET/8:00 am –12:00 noon PT
Saturday, November 7:  Core Content - 11:00 am – 3:00 pm ET/8:00 am –12:00 noon PT
Tuesday, November 10: Pediatric Content - 3:00 – 8:00 pm ET/12 –5:00 pm PT
Tuesday, November 17:  Adult Content- 3:00 – 8:00 pm ET/12 – 5:00 pm PT
 
JANUARY 2021, Afternoon Virtual Course
Live, online and interactive:
 
Tuesday, January 26:  Core Content - 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm ET/ 11 am - 4 pm PT
Wednesday, January 27:  Core Content - 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm ET/11 am - 4 pm PT
Thursday, January 28:  Pediatric Content - 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm ET/11 am - 4 pm PT
Friday, January 29:  Adult Content - 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm ET/11 am - 4 pm PT
 
Tuition and CPE Credit:
 
Option 1:  Certificate of Training in Obesity in Pediatrics Virtual Course
Click here to review the agenda for the November 6, 7, 10, 2020 Course.
The January 2021 agenda is currently under development.

Tuition - $395.00 per person
 
Option 2:  Certificate of Training in Obesity in Adults Virtual Course
Click here to review the agenda for the November 6, 7, 17, 2020 Course.
The January 2021 agenda is currently under development.
Tuition - $395.00 per person
 
Option 3:  Certificate of Training in Obesity in Pediatrics and Adults Virtual Courses
Click here to review the agenda for the November 6, 7, 10, 17, 2020 Course.
The January 2021 agenda is currently under development.
Tuition - $495.00 - per person
 
A group or license option is not available for these courses.
 
Virtual courses will be offered in March 2021 and May 2021.  The dates will be posted by September 1, 2020. 
 

*Late tuition add, $50 after October 1 for November course and December 1 for January 2021 course.

 
To register using a check or purchase order, please click here.
 
 
These are certificate of training courses, not certification programs.  Learn More.
 
 
Email questions to CDR staff at Weightmgmt@eatright.org or call 312/899-4760 or 312/899-4718.
 

Page Updated - August 12, 2020

 
Virtual Course Components

Virtual Course Requirements:
1) Prework Modules with Assessments
2) Live Virtual Event
3) Successful Post-Test Completion
 
 
Prework Modules Requirement:
The pre-work modules and assessments must be completed in order to participate in the live virtual event. These modules are interactive with videos, case studies, knowledge checks and readings. An 80% passing score is required for the assessments.
 
Certificate of Training in Obesity in Pediatrics Virtual Course - Those registered for this virtual course must complete the pediatric content specific modules and the shared pediatric and adult content modules by 5:00 pm central time on Monday, October 26, 2020 and for the November 2020 course and by Monday, January 11, 2021 for the January 2021 course.  It has been determined that it will take up to thirty-five hours to complete these modules.
 
Certificate of Training in Obesity in Adults Virtual Course - Those registered for this virtual course must complete the adult content specific modules and the shared pediatric and adult content modules by 5:00 pm central time on Monday, October 26, 2020 and for the November 2020 course and by Monday, January 11, 2021 for the January 2021 course.  It has been determined that it will take up to forty hours to complete these modules. 
Certificate of Training in Obesity in Pediatrics and Adults Virtual Course  - Those registered for this virtual course must complete the pediatric specific content modules, adult specific modules and the shared pediatric and adult content modules by 5:00 pm central time on Monday, October 26, 2020 and for the November 2020 course and by Monday, January 11, 2021 for the January 2021 course.  It has been determined that it will take up to forty-nine hours to complete these modules.
Click here to view the contents and objectives for the pre-work modules.
 
Live Virtual Event Requirement:
The live virtual event will focus on experiential learning activities that require critical thinking and problem-solving as well as skill building in areas such as counseling.
 
Certificate of Training in Obesity in Pediatrics Virtual Course - Three Dates - 11.25 Hours
 
Certificate of Training in Obesity in Adults Virtual Course - Three Dates - 11.25 Hours
 
Certificate of Training in Obesity in Pediatrics and Adults Virtual Course - Four Dates - 15.50 Hours
 
Post-Test Requirement:
 
Successful completion of a take-home post-test with a passing score of 80% is required before the virtual certificate of training is awarded.  You will have only one opportunity to take the post-test.  The post-test must be completed and submitted by Wednesday, November 25, 2020 for the November 2020 courses and by Monday, February 8, 2021 for the January 2021 courses.
 
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.
 
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.