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Did you know that all dietetic professionals must complete a Code of Ethics course?  Specific to nutrition and dietetics practitioners, and published by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, and the Commission on Dietetic Registration, this course explores guidance for professional practice and conduct.  Discover ethical expectations and to how to fulfill your commitment and obligation to the public, clients, the profession, colleagues, and all others to which you serve.

Learning Objectives

  • Articulate the Code of Ethics, its purpose, function and value.

  • Implement the four Code of Ethics principles and applicable standards into professional practice.

  • Utilize the Code of Ethics to determine whether violations have occurred.

View the above video to help you complete the continuing education exam. ​Access the exam here.

Submit your exam answers online here

Get your certificate of completion (1 CPEU) instantly.  A minimum 70% score is required.  Unlimited retakes.

Learning Supplement (optional) includes:

  • ​Video Outline

  • References

  • Slide Deck 

Download ​here.

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More about this CDR approved/accepted course:

  • CPEU: 1

  • CDR Activity no.: 151762

  • Practice Competency Sphere(s): 1, 2, 9

  • Practice Competencies: 1.1, 2.1, 8.4

  • Performance Indicators: 1.1.5, 2.1.2., 2.1.7., 9.4.6

  • CDR Self-Study Activity Type: 730 Video-Based

  • CDR Expiry: January 1, 2023

This course satisfies the mandatory ethics requirement for re-certification cycles.

RDNs and NDTRs must complete a minimum of 1 CPEU of Continuing Professional Education in Ethics (Learning Need Code 1050) during each 5-year re-certification cycle in order to re-certify.
This course explores the latest Code of Ethics release, AND/CDR Code of Ethics for the Nutrition and Dietetics Profession.  View the original publication here.