Association of Diabetes Care & Education Specialists


Education & CE Opportunities

Live Courses

​Whether you are preparing to earn or renew your certified diabetes care and education specialist (CDCES) credential or are looking for a crash course in building your own diabetes education program, we have the live courses to help.

Not sure where to begin? Complete a self-assessment review to find areas you can target for growth and development.

CORE Concepts® Course

Two Days. Three instructors. Up to 23 CE. Coming to a region near you!​

Pharmacology Boot Camps

Get a crash course in the pharmacology and pathophysiology of diabetes and earn 4 CE.

Diabetes Education and Prevention Workshops 

Accreditation and Reimbursement Boot Camp

Learn about the latest National Standards for Diabetes Self-Management Education and Support and how to operationalize them and get reimbursed in your setting.

Building Your Diabetes Prevention Program

Develop and strengthen your diabetes prevention program while earning 6 CE.

ADCES Lifestyle Coach Training

Acquire the necessary skills to deliver a successful National Diabetes Prevention Program at your site.

ADCES Advanced Lifestyle Coach Training

For experience lifestyle coaches to learn new strategies to engage participants, retain them through the year-long program, and promote positive behavior change. 
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