SCOPE is the only international qualification in obesity management for healthcare professionals. Read on to find out why thousands of healthcare professionals and leading obesity experts use SCOPE. 

"SCOPE is the most comprehensive and effective tool for health professionals treating obesity...Obesity specialism will provide real opportunities for career advancement to all health care professionals. Therefore I encourage you to register for SCOPE today and take that first step towards improving your practice and professional development!"

Prof Nick Finer, UK
UCLH Centre for Weight Loss and Endocrine Surgery


"SCOPE offers a learning programme of very high quality on all aspects of obesity, it is user-friendly, problem-oriented and stimulating to a more detailed search, if needed, helping users by the reference list.  Being a SCOPE fellow reassures the outer world that the SCOPE fellow not only has followed the course but continues and extends his ongoing education." 

Dr Elisabeth Mathus-Vliegen, Netherlands    
SCOPE Fellow 
Professor in Clinical Nutrition, University of Amsterdam 


"SCOPE e-learning was the perfect way for me to commit to my personal goals of life-long learning and professional commitment to optimal patient care while balancing occupational responsibilities, home/family obligations, and quality of life!  I feel much more confident knowing that I have updated my knowledge and skills, as well as invested in a resource to look back to should I ever feel the need." 

Margeaux Maniatis, Canada  
SCOPE Certified Registered Dietician


"SCOPE is an excellent program for all health professionals dealing with overweight and obese individuals. It provides the latest and most relevant information to tackle and manage obesity at all levels in the community." 

Dr Mahenderan Appukutty, Malaysia  
Senior Lecturer in Exercise Nutrition
University Technology Mara (UiTM)


"SCOPE is an important contribution in Latin America, where the problem of obesity and its consequences are increasing every day. Thus, it is crucial for the education and certification of health professionals that work with obese patients. SCOPE is a high quality program, developed by experts in the area, and it is accessible and affordable for Latin America."

Dr Ada Cuevas, Chile 
SCOPE International Fellow
Chair International Atherosclerosis Society (IAS)


"This programme goes from strength to strength with a wide range of relevant modules, and the questions at the end ensure that you take the information in. I would recommend it to professionals in any discipline interested in obesity, and it is certainly useful to train both doctors and specialist nurses in this area.The flexible format fits in well with the conflicting demands of service delivery and education. It is especially useful as an update after attending the summer schools."  

Dr Carly Hughes, UK
SCOPE Certified
Royal College General Practitioners