Education & CE Opportunities

CORE Concepts® Course Online

The goal of the ADCES Online CORE Concepts® Course is to increase knowledge of the diabetes disease state, sharpen clinical management skills and highlight diabetes self-management education and support (DSMES) techniques and tools that are most appropriate for assuring successful outcomes to the ADCES7 Self-Care BehaviorsTM

Over 9 weeks, participants will explore the scientific basis for diabetes education and care while applying concepts through interactive case studies and online discussion. The course includes nine weeks of instruction including readings, learning modules, and discussion boards.

The discussion will focus on the review of case studies and interaction on the online communication forum.  Registrants can expect course information to be emailed approximately one week before the start of the session with online access provided a few days before the official start of the session. (30 CE)

It is recommended for health care professionals who have at least 2 years of experience in diabetes education and who know that online learning is a suitable fit with their learning style. Access to The Art and Science of Diabetes Care and Education (5th Edition) is required for this course. (This textbook is not included with course registration. Please pre-order this textbook separately.)

Please note that diabetes care and education specialists should always adhere to their clinical scope of practice when providing patient care and DSMES.

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Upcoming Course Schedule

2023 Dates
June 29-August 31
September 21-November 30






Before you purchase please be sure to read closely the requirements and information above so that you have a full understanding of what the 9-week course entails.

*The Art and Science of Diabetes Care and Education, 5th Edition contains mandatory reading for the course. It is NOT included with course registration. If you don't have this book, please order the 5th edition of the reference separately.

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