CIDA Workshop – March 2014

9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Thursday, March 6, 2014
Immediately before the IDEC 2014 Conference in New Orleans, LA

Is your program interested in seeking accreditation or scheduled to seek reaccreditation? If so, consider attending CIDA’s Accreditation Workshop. Participants will gain a wealth of information about the accreditation process and best practices for undertaking an accreditation review. Experienced program faculty, CIDA site visitors, and staff provide insight and guidance on key elements of the accreditation process including preparing for a site visit, writing the Program Analysis Report, and using CIDA Standards as a tool for effective program self-study and continuous quality improvement. Attendees will receive CEU credit.

Workshop features:

  • Valuable how-to information to help your program prepare for a CIDA review
  • Real stories from programs that have recently completed a CIDA review
  • Advice from site visitors, program coordinators, and others about organizing an effective site visit
  • Opportunities to engage in discussion that will enhance understanding of accreditation and CIDA’s Professional Standards 2014

Fee: $385 for all-day workshop, lunch included


Register online at

For more information:

Contact Megan Scanlan in the CIDA office at or 616.458.0400