Education & CE Opportunities

Keep your continuing education on track with a variety of learning formats to fit your schedule.

Education for the Educator

Education for the EducatorAs with all of health care, the field of diabetes education is constantly evolving and changing. National standards are updated, new medications and devices are released, and best practices evolve. AADE is your complete resource to keep you up to date with your continuing education needs.

Live and Recorded Webinars

Keep up with the latest in diabetes education and management by participating in a live or recorded webinar of your choosing.

Live Webinars:

Recorded Webinars:

Live and Online Courses

Learning is personal. Whether you prefer live, in-person courses or learning online, check out our available courses.

Live Courses:

Online Courses:

Books and Publications

Founded in the latest research and hands-on experience from experts in diabetes education, AADE creates content relevant to your practice.

Books & Publications:

Readings with CE:

Becoming a Diabetes Educator

You must be a healthcare professional who has a defined role as a diabetes education. Practice as a diabetes educator is defined as being gainfully employed and providing professional care and self-management education to people with diabetes.


Information to help you prepare for one of the following credentials: 
Board Certified-Advanced Diabetes Management (BC-ADM): AADE's certification for advanced level practitioners.
Certified Diabetes Educator (CDE): Fully administered and maintained by the National Certification Board for Diabetes Educators (NCBDE).

Career Path Certificate Program

Designed to provide a structure for training and education for healthcare providers involved in delivery of diabetes education and care. The focus of the program is to prepare those new to the field and to support those in the early and mid-stages of their careers.

AADE Career Center

The AADE Career Center offers professional services to help you build and manage your career for maximum potential success. Check out our resources:

Get Involved with AADE

Volunteering opens lots of doors for you! You can gain additional leadership opportunities, build your resume, forge friendships or simply give back to the profession. No matter what your interest in volunteering, AADE is committed to providing you with a meaningful experience. 

CE Provider Approval

The AADE is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), the American Nurses Credentialing Center and the Commission on Accreditation (ANCC) and the Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR) in addition to the California Board of Registered Nursing (CBRN). 

AADE Workforce Training

AADE works with healthcare facilities, state and local departments of public health, and other professional healthcare groups to provide workforce training in the areas of diabetes prevention and diabetes self-management education and services. Custom-build your learning activities to achieve the training goals of your organization.

BC-ADM Certification

BC-ADM Certification

Get recognized for the expert you are in the field of diabetes education.

What is a Diabetes Educator Video

Diabetes Educators & You

Watch our short videos to find out how a Diabetes Educator can help you:
Sexuality and Diabetes Tip Sheet

Patient Tip Sheets

Diabetes is a complex disease, so we've created patient tip sheets to help you navigate the surrounding issues.