These resources are intended for the use of dietetic education program faculty and/or staff who are preparing for an accreditation review, members of the survey team, PDEP Accreditation Council and Steering Committee members, university administrators, and members of the public / others who have an interest in PDEP’s accreditation processes. 

Accreditation Standards + Integrated Competencies for Dietetic Education and Practice (ICDEP)

The Accreditation Standards for Dietetic Education Programs in Canada were published in 2014. The standards are benchmarks that describe the minimum expectations of a program of study and provide the framework for periodic accreditation review. 
Accreditation Standards [English]
Normes d'agrément [French]

The Integrated Competencies for Dietetic Education and Practice (ICDEP) were published in 2013 and are intended to delineate the entry-to-practice competencies for registered dietitians in Canada
Integrated Competencies (ICDEP) [English]
Integrated Competencies (ICDEP) [French]

Documents for Programs

Documents for Survey Team

Conflict of Interest Checklist Declaration
Confidentiality Declaration
Confirmation of Document Disposal
Evaluation of Accreditation Site Visit & Accreditation Standards
PDEP Accreditation Program Expense Claim Policy
PDEP Accreditation Program Expense Claim Form
Dietetic Education Surveyor Application Form
Regulatory Representative Role

Documents for Accreditation Council 

Accreditation Program Policy Manual


Dietitians of Canada (DC)
Association of Accrediting Agencies of Canada
Canadian Dietetic Regulators