Resources for CDE®s and Professionals


Confirm CDE® Designation

Use “Confirm CDE® Designation” to determine if a health care professional has a CDE®/EAD® designation. All health care professionals with a CDE®/EAD® are discoverable through this search engine.

Certification Exam

The date of the next CDECB Exam is  May 23, 2020.    You may wish to review the Examination Handbook for further details. 

Registration for the 2020 CDECB Exam is now open. Click here to register now.

Exam Handbook and Documentation

Access the latest handbooks and documentation for the upcoming certification exam.

Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to our most frequently asked questions.

Certification Maintenance

Credit Portfolio Option

Beginning in 2006, Certified Diabetes Educators have had Certification Maintenance by Credit Portfolio available as an alternative to the Certification Examination every five years in order to maintain their CDE® status.

Learn more about certification maintenance

Credit Portfolio Handbooks and Documentation

Access the latest handbooks, documentation and forms for the upcoming certification exam.

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Opportunities for CDE®s

Job Opportunities

Learn about available job postings for CDE®s in Canada.


Volunteers are an important part of the Canadian Diabetes Educator Certification Board. Their knowledge about Diabetes has enabled the Canadian Diabetes Educator Certification Board to be what it is. 

News & Announcements

World Diabetes Day Celebration

November 14, 2019 9:00 am - 10:30 am

Diabetes Canada Toronto Office,
522 University Ave
(Industrial alliance Building),
2nd floor Curry Room

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2019 SickKids’ Annual Pediatric Diabetes Update for Health Professionals

November 15, 2019 8:15 am - 2:30 pm

The Hospital for Sick Children
Daniels Hollywood Theatre, 555 University Avenue, Burton Wing, Room 1246, Toronto, Ontario, M5G1X8, Canada Canada

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