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What CDM Means To Me

Melvin E. Cordova,

Tujunga, CA

“Being a CDM, CFPP means that anything is possible. I moved my way up from a Dishwasher to finally become a CDM, CFPP. It provides a better future, guaranteed.”

Karen Swift, CDM, CFPP

Columbia, Darlington, and Florence, SC

"It gives me a great feeling of accomplishment knowing that I am part of a team providing quality care, optimal nutrition, and assurance that the residents I serve are living life with dignity and receiving quality care. Being able to go to work and put a smile on a resident’s face is priceless!"

Credentialing Exam


A Certified Dietary Manager, Certified Food Protection Professional (CDM®|CFPP®) has the education and experience to competently perform the responsibilities of a dietary manager and has proven this by passing a nationally recognized credentialing exam.

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