It’s important to keep learning long after you graduate. The Education Centre offers high-quality evidence-based learning opportunities on a range of topics. You can choose from our many in-depth courses, webinars, podcasts and events.
If you're a member, you'll get access to discounted and complimentary continuing professional development (CPD).
Innovative dietetics courses
Our Centre for Advanced Learning (CAL) delivers up-to-date peer-reviewed courses for dietitians. We strive to provide in-depth training on human nutrition that meets the needs of dietitians now and into the future.
High-quality coursework from CAL includes the latest evidence on many topics, including:
- aged care
- bariatric surgery
- critical care
- type 1 diabetes
- food service
- psychology of weight management
- sports nutrition
For each course completed, you'll receive a certificate.
Our 'evergreen' courses come with lifetime access. You can view the materials anytime and study when it suits you.
Learn more about our range of CAL courses.
Are you registered for a CAL course? Sign in to check your progress.
Events and webinars
Our Interest Groups and Branches host CPD and networking events.
You're welcome to join our various events and webinars. Non-members can join most of our events. You'll meet and hear from leading dietetic and multi-disciplinary professionals.
Many of our events are virtual so you can join them from anywhere.
Registering, cancellations and refunds
You can register for our courses and other events on the member portal.
You may cancel your registration for an event up to 48 hours before the start time.
We do not give refunds. We can give a credit note.
We give members a large discount on all our courses and events.
If you're not a member, you can buy many of our courses, webinars and events at non-member prices.
Members of Dietitians New Zealand can get our members' discount. Send us an email to ask for a discount code before you book.
We offer many free webinars, presentations and podcast interviews to our members.
Log your continuing professional development (CPD) hours with our complimentary CPD activities.
Continuing professional development
Life-long learning is a vital part of any successful dietetics career.
If you're an Accredited Practising Dietitian (APD), you need to complete 30 hours of CPD each year.
Earn CPD hours by taking our courses, watching our webinars and attending our events.
Learn more about our APD program and logging CPD.