Dietary Manager and Team

Activate Your Certification

Congratulations on passing the CDM, CFPP credentialing exam offered by The Certifying Board for Dietary Managers (CBDM).

Now that you have passed the exam, take the next step by activating your CDM, CFPP credential.

You will then join the ranks of newly certified individuals and receive your official certificate within 3-4 weeks (upon activation).  For details on maintaining your credential, refer to the CBDM Guide to Maintaining Your Credential.

Download CBDM Guide

You may choose to activate your credential as a member or non-member.

Certified Professional Member Fees

Half year dues (including cert fees) if joining between December 1 & March 31 $118.00

Full year dues (including cert fees) if joining between April 1 & November 30) $167.00

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Certified Professional Non-Member Fee

$200.00 (contact ANFP by phone at 800.323.1908 to select this option)

* Please note annual renewal cost is $180.00


Activate Certification Online

This option is with credit card ONLY. You will be prompted to log-in into the ANFP portal.  If you do not know your log-in information, use the “forgot my password” feature or contact ANFP at 800.323.1908 for assistance.

Download Activation Form

This option is to pay by mail and employers paying by check. (Send activation form and payment to ANFP, 406 Surrey Woods Dr., St. Charles, IL 60174).  The activation form may also be downloaded and submitted via fax to 630.587.6308 with credit card payment information.