The CDP® certification is open to residents residing outside of the 50 states of the USA. If you live in the USA, please see our other division National Council of Certified Dementia Practitioners. The web address is www.nccdp.org
There are two ways to apply for the CDP certification
Option 1: Complete the online CDP application and take the 7 -hour online ADDC Alzheimer’s Disease Dementia Care seminar at ICCDP. The fee includes the application and the online course and student handout notebook in digital format.
The fee is $260.00 USD. Upon completing the course, test and evaluation, your CDP certification will be emailed to you.
Corporate Groups: A group is 10 or more. The rate includes the online course and the CDP application. The fee is $70.00 USD pp. The student handout notebook in digital format is $25.00 pp. Corporate Group option is available online only.
Option 2: Contact a CADDCT trainer listed on the calendar who is providing the ADDC Alzheimer’s Disease Dementia Care seminar live. Dates are listed on the calendar. The CADDCT trainers do not work for ICCDP and they set their own rates. Rate includes the student handout notebook.
For this option, the CDP certification is not included in the course fee.
Upon completing the live ADDC Alzheimer’s Disease Dementia Care 7 -hour seminar, return to ICCDP within 30 days and complete the CDP application, and within the application select the "Grandfather" option. You will be asked to upload your ADDC seminar certificate.
Your CADDCT trainer will provide you with a class certificate that you will upload to your application.
The CDP application grandfather option. Fee is $145.00 USD
Payment: We only accept VISA, MASTERCARD and AMERICAN EXPRESS,DISCOVER.
Refunds: Once you submit payment, there is no refunds.
Once you have submitted your application you will have access to your account page that contains the date you applied for certification, date you began the online course, date you completed the online course, date your certification was emailed to you and date your renewal reminder was sent to you.
Option 1: Completed online the CDP application and you are taking the online 7- hour ADDC Alzheimer’s Disease Dementia Care course.
Wait for approval of the CDP® application.
After approval, you will be emailed a link to access to the Alzheimer's Disease and Dementia Care curriculum that includes 10 videos. (To view and listen to the videos, we recommend using a computer with speakers.)
We also recommend using either Google Chrome or Internet Explorer Edge
Complete the online ADDC curriculum and test within 30 days. After 30 days your account will be deleted. You will need to submit your application and payment again.
Once you complete and pass the test, you will be emailed the link to an online evaluation.
Complete the online evaluation.
Once you complete the online evaluation your CDP® certification will be emailed to you.
Currently the online course is presented in English.
Option 2: View the calendar to find a trainer presenting the seminar live in your country or time zone.
Step 1: Register directly with the trainer. The seminar fee will include your student handout notebook.
Upon completing the course, your CADDCT trainer will provide you with a seminar certificate. THIS IS NOT YOUR CERTIFICATION.
Next return to ICCDP.net within 30 days of completing your ADDC seminar.
Step 2: Select CDP and apply online. Within the CDP application, SELECT GRANDFATHER AND you will be asked to upload your ADDC class certificate. Complete the CDP application and proceed towards payment. Fee $145.00 USD
Your application will be reviewed. If in order, your CDP certification will be emailed to you.