Foodservice

Nutrition & Foodservice

Professional Training Program

PREP FOR YOUR CDM, CFPP CREDENTIAL WITH THE UNIVERSITY OF FLORIDA!

The University of Florida offers multiple pathways to prepare you to sit for the Certified Dietary Manager, Certified Food Protection Professional (CDM®|CFPP®) Credentialing Exam.

Interested in applying for the Ruby Parker Puckett CDM, CFPP Scholarship? View the information and application below

Not sure which pathway is best for you? Enter your information below to access our pathway finder!

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$225-$525

100% Online

Open-Enrollment

Self-Paced

Approx 6-15 Months

Corporate Discount

Scholarship

Training Pathways

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Pre-Certification

Pathway I

College degree not required

ANFP-Approved

120hrs of online educational content & 150hrs of field experience

Submit a copy of your UF certificate of completion to be eligible to sit for the CBDM® exam

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Pre-Certification

Pathway II

Related college degree in foodservice management or nutrition; culinary arts; or hotel-restaurant management degree required

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Pre-Certification

Pathway IIIB

College degree not required

2 or more years of noncommercial foodservice management experience required

Course can be completed in 2 months if you dedicate approx. 20hrs a week

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Pre-Certification

Pathway V

2-year, 4-year, or higher college degree required

At least 5 years of institutional foodservice management experience required

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Don’t fit into a pathway?

Register for an Individual Course

Program Benefits

Receive a Certificate upon completion of a course

Preparation to sit for the CDM Exam through the Certified Board for Dietary Managers

Enroll anytime, take anywhere. These courses are 100% online and self-paced!

Scholarship Available!

Career Insight

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Unique Job Postings
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$52.1k

Average National Salary
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$44.9k

Average Florida Salary


Ruby Parker Puckett CDM, CFPP Scholarship

The Ruby Parker Puckett Scholarship will be awarded to students pursuing the CDM, CFPP credential. This scholarship covers the cost of the pre-certification course at the University of Florida, the two textbooks required for the course, the credentialing exam and a year long membership with the ANFP.

For details about the scholarship, download the Ruby Parker Puckett Scholarship PDF.

Applications are now open – the submission deadline is November 30, 2022. Apply Below.

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Meet The Instructors

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Erica Blake

Registered and Licensed Dietitian
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Jean Epling

Registered and Licensed Dietitian




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