Canadian Dietetic Knowledge Competencies

Formerly: Preparation for Practice in Canada for Internationally Educated Professionals in Nutrition

The Certificate in Canadian Dietetic Knowledge Competencies is designed to provide internationally educated professionals in nutrition (IEPNs) with a Canadian university certificate to supplement their international credential(s), enabling enhanced opportunities for employment.

The certificate is also designed to assist IEPNs to be academically prepared for practice-based training, a required component to become a Registered Dietitian (RD) in Ontario. Graduates from this certificate will have demonstrated entry level academic competencies in dietetics, as defined by the Partnership for Dietetic Education and Practice’s (PDEP’s) Integrated Competencies in Dietetic Education and Practice (ICDEP).

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