Specialist Certification of Obesity Professional Education

SCOPE is the only internationally-recognised certification in obesity management. It equips health professionals with up to date, evidence-based obesity management resources, to better treat their patients with obesity and to excel in their careers. 

SCOPE offers 30+ free e-learning modules on specific issues around obesity, plus a Core Learning Path containing the essential information on obesity management. 

Click here to access SCOPE E-Learning


  • Endorsed by the NHS and over 50 national associations globally
  • An e-learning provider with 30+ modules authored by over 20 leading obesity experts
  • Flexible so you can schedule around professional obligations
  • All modules provide continuing profesional development credits (CPD) 
  • An EU Commission Platform Member 

"SCOPE is an essential tool for any healthcare professional practising obesity medicine - a great educational resource that is informative, concise, enjoyable and fun."                         

Dr Abd Tahrani, Physician, UK

What is SCOPE? Watch Professor Carel le Roux here tell you all you need to know!

Professor Philip James - Founder of the International Obesity Task Force (IOTF) and Past President of World Obesity Federation

Sounds great but do I qualify?

Anyone can take SCOPE and benefit from the content but in order to qualify for SCOPE Certification upon completion of the course you need:

  • To be a health professional
  • Have 6 months' practical experience
When you've qualified for SCOPE Certification we will request evidence of practical experience.


We have translated SCOPE to Spanish, Portuguese and French. Please click the links below to go to the Spanish, Portuguese and French portals:

SCOPE Français | SCOPE Español | SCOPE Português


This programme is partially supported by an unrestricted medical education grant from Novo Nordisk A/S.