Did you know that the CDBC isn’t an educational institution?
In BC, Dietitians and Nutritionists are not the same thing.
CDBC is currently operating a virtual office re: COVID-19.
concerns and complaints
need help finding a dietitian?
check out the public
register of dietitians
What is the CDBC?
The college of Dietitians of BC is dedicated to public protection.
We regulate and support Registered Dietitians for the enhancement of safe, ethical and competent nutrition services in diverse practice environments. The college is not an education institution and it does not provide dietitian services.
Know if your dietetic practitioner is licensed
Know the difference between Dietitian and Nutritionist
Renew between March 1 and March 31
Submit your annual CCP before March 31
Complete your criminal record check and jurisprudence examination every 5 years
Apply if you have completed a Canadian
approved education program
News and Notifications
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