Education & CE Opportunities

DSMES Program and Business Management Certificate

We are in the process of updating this certificate program.  Please check back in January 2020 to enroll in the new edition of the program.


Managing a diabetes self-management education or support program?  Sharpen your business skills to meet the challenges of maintaining a successful DSMES program by earning a certificate.  

Competency Focus: Domain 5: Program and Business Management in the Competencies for Diabetes Educator & Diabetes Paraprofessionals.  

Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites for this program.
Schedule: Enrollees have 3 months from the date of program registration to complete all coursework & required activities.
Certificate and Continuing Education:

  • Enrollees who successfully complete the program will receive a certificate of program completion.
  • The program provides 15.5 continuing education credits (CE) for nurses (ANCC), dietitians (CDR), and pharmacists (ACPE).

Program Format:

  • Online, self-study, self-paced.
  • Course activities will be loaded into your online learning portal upon registration.
  • You will receive an automatic confirmation email of your registration.  At this point, you may login to your learning portal on-demand to access the program.
  • Access My Learning portal.

Price: ​$349.00 Member / $429.00 Nonmember 

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