The CDECB Exam is May 28, 2016. 

The exam will start at 9:00 am LOCAL time.   Please see the Examination Handbook for what you can bring into the exam.   Click here to see the Examination Handbook.


  1. Attention 2016 Candidates, please see the 2016 Candidate Page for updated information.

  2. Exam Site details are now available.  Please long into your CDECB Account to access them.

  3. Please note that the Sample Exam Questions are available please long into your CDECB Account to access them.

  4. Are you Retired or no longer working in Diabetes?  Please let us know by Clicking Here


  5. New Independent Health Opportunities for CDE’s - for more information please  Click Here 

  6. Obtained your CDE® designation in 2011?  It will expire in 2016.  Click Here  for more information.

  7. All CDE's have an online CDECB Account.  You can now change your contact information by logging into your CDECB Account.  To login please click here.  

  8. The date of the 2017 Exam is May 27, 2017.  Registration for this exam will begin in the fall of 2016

Are You interested in becoming a CDE?    

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Our Mission

The Canadian Diabetes Educator Certification   Board (CDECB) is responsible for the development and administration of the certification program for Certified Diabetes Educators in Canada. It is independent and separate from all other diabetes related organizations and associations.

VISION:  All eligible health professionals providing diabetes education will obtain the Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE)® designation.

MISSION: To provide a process whereby eligible health professionals can become Certified Diabetes Educators, and maintain their certification upon meeting the requirements as set out by the Canadian Diabetes Educator Certification Board.

CDE® and EAD® are registered marks of the Canadian Diabetes Educator Certification Board. The use of these marks is under licence.