About CBDM

The Certifying Board for Dietary Managers (CBDM) is the credentialing agency responsible for establishing and upholding policies for and administration of the Certified Dietary Manager, Certified Food Protection Professional (CDM, CFPP) Certification Program. The CBDM has autonomy in decision-making for all essential certification policies and activities as demonstrated in the CBDM Policies and Procedure Manual, and in accordance with the CBDM Bylaws.

CBDM Mission

Promote excellence and industry best practices through administering and maintaining the Certified Dietary Manager, Certified Food Protection Professional (CDM®, CFPP®) credential for foodservice professionals.

CBDM Vision

Every foodservice operation will employ a CDM, CFPP.

CBDM Values Statement

The Certifying Board for Dietary Managers values:

  • Integrity
  • CDM, CFPP Certification Process
  • Collaboration
  • Continuing Education
  • Industry Excellence
  • Commitment to Customers

CBDM Leadership

Meet the leaders who guide the Certifying Board for Dietary Managers.

CBDM Leadership

CBDM Bylaws

Read the bylaws of the Certifying Board for Dietary Managers.

CBDM Bylaws

CDM, CFPP Credential & Code of Ethics

Read the Code of Ethics for CDM, CFPPs.

CDM, CFPP Code of Ethics

Contact Us

Contact the CBDM via e-mail, phone, or fax.

Contact Us

NCCA

The CDM Credentialing Program is a National Commission for Certifying Agencies (NCCA) accredited program.

NCCA