Due to COVID-19, we have rescheduled this course to 2021.
September 15-17, 2021*
This course may be offered virtually.
Earn 38 CEs
“More than a course, it’s an experience!”
Whether you are new to diabetes or a seasoned expert, you’ll leave our live seminar with the latest research plus teaching tools you can immediately apply to your clinical practice.
Who should attend? Health care professionals interested in taking the CDCES (formerly known as CDE) or BC-ADM exam or those seeking a state of the art review of current diabetes care. We also invite those in looking for hours to renew or apply for the CDCES or BC-ADM exam.
Time: The course is Wednesday through Friday. Join us for breakfast at 7:00 a.m. each day. The Wednesday and Thursday classes begin at 8:00 a.m. and end at 5:00 p.m. The Friday class leaves ample time to enjoy your weekend, ending at 3:00 p.m!
2020 Diabetes Educator Course Schedule (subject to change)
Registration Fee: $599
Registration Fee includes:
Come join Beverly Thomassian and her teaching team in sunny San Diego, as they translate the complex science of diabetes into understandable terms while keeping it real, practical, and fun.
Team of Experts: Our team of expert faculty has been fine-tuning this course for over 20 years and we know what you need to succeed! In addition to informative lectures, we also use group activities and case studies to highlight the essential knowledge, skills, and strategies needed to succeed in diabetes education today!
Seminar Location: Courtyard San Diego Airport/Liberty Station – 2592 Laning Road, San Diego, CA 92106
This modern hotel is 1.7 miles from the San Diego International Airport and only 4 miles from Balboa Park, USS Midway Museum, SeaWorld, the San Diego Zoo, and downtown. Great walking paths are right outside the hotel lobby.
Room rates start at $189/night. Secure your room before August 14, 2021, to take advantage of this discount, but remember there are limited rooms available, so book early!
You will find the information for your online reservation link below. If you have questions or need help with the link, please do not hesitate to ask. We appreciate your business and look forward to a successful event.
The pop-up store we set up will have books and teaching tools for sale, and we make sure we open early and stay open late to give you time before and after class or during breaks to buy what you need without disrupting class time. However, we only bring a limited quantity, and we have sold out before! To save on shipping cost and avoid missing out on the books you want, reserve ahead of time. We can provide invoices or receipts to assist with purchase approval or reimbursement.
Reserving products ahead of time has the added bonus of making sure you are able to focus on the lecture without worrying about a certain book selling out or beating the lines that form.
Can’t attend our live courses? You can still benefit from our free live webinars, articles and resources and DiabetesEd Specialist Prep Bundle (levels 1, 2, & 3 courses). Whatever you decide. be reassured that we are committed to providing you with the highest quality programs to help you on your journey as a diabetes educator.
Accreditation: The Diabetes Educator Live Course is approved for 26 Contact Hours for nurses and CA Pharmacists and 21 CPE, Level III for RDs. Provider is approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider # 12640 and Commission on Dietetic Registration (CDR), Provider # DI002. Need hours for your CDCES? We have great news. This program is accredited by the CDR so all hours of instruction can be used to renew your CDCES regardless of your profession. **
Refund Policy: If an attendee gives advanced written notice at least 7 days before the event, a refund may be issued, minus $75 for administrative fees. In the event of non-attendance, without 7-day notice, no refund may be issued.
The use of DES products do not guarantee successful passage of the CDCES exam. CBDCE does not endorse any preparatory or review materials for the CDCES exam, except for those published by CBDCE.
To satisfy the requirement for renewal of certification by continuing education for the Certification Board for Diabetes Care & Education (CBDCE), continuing education activities must be applicable to diabetes and approved by a provider on the CBDCE List of Recognized Providers (www.ncbde.org). CBDCE does not approve continuing education. Diabetes Education Services is accredited/approved by the Commission of Dietetic Registration which is on the list of CBDCE Recognized Providers.
December 2 11:30 am – 1:15 pm
January 7, 2021 11:30 am – 12:45 pm
January 25, 2021 11:30 am – 12:45 pm
March 11, 2021 11:30 am – 12:45 pm
April 1, 2021 11:30 am – 12:45 pm