Accreditation

Endorsing high standards in obesity education.

World Obesity Federation - SCOPE

SCOPE encourages organisers hosting events, courses and meetings related to the management of obesity to apply for SCOPE Accreditation, the gold standard in obesity education worldwide. 

We are proud members of the CPD Certification Service, offering Certification for your event on request.

All SCOPE Accredited courses are reviewed by the World Obesity Federation’s Clinical Care Committee, experts in the field of obesity management, to ensure they are based on the latest scientific evidence, are free of commercial bias and offer exceptional educational value.

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What are the benefits?

  • Recognition for providing courses that have been scrutinised by an independent and international panel of experts- the gold standard in obesity education.
  • Promotion of your event to World Obesity’s extensive network of contacts, on the World Obesity website and in the SCOPE E-Learning portal.
  • Allocation of SCOPE points for participants to earn, which count towards SCOPE Certification.
  • Allocation of CPD points for participants (on request).
  • Feedback and support while hosting a SCOPE Accredited event.
  • Become part of a growing global network of experts on obesity management.
  • License to apply the SCOPE Accredited badge on course material and certificates.
  • Wider appeal for and added value to, your material, courses and activities.
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Fees

Subject to approval of your application, a fee will be charged for accreditation of your course. The fee breakdown is as follows:

Standard rate
<50 participants: £350
51-100 participants: £400
101-500 participants: £450
500 participants: £500

World Obesity member rate (25% discount)
<50 participants: £262
51-100 participants: £300
101-500 participants: £338
500 participants: £375

If your course is unsponsored and participants are not charged a fee, we will consider offering a fee waiver on a case-by-case basis.

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SCOPE Accredited Courses  

Look for the SCOPE Accredited badge to find obesity courses and events of an outstanding educational standard. All SCOPE Accredited courses are reviewed by the World Obesity Federation’s Clinical Care Committee to ensure they reflect best practices in obesity management and are based on the latest scientific evidence.

Participating in SCOPE Accredited courses will earn you SCOPE points that count towards Certification.
Find an accredited course near you:

Maestría en Obesología
Catholic University of Córdoba postgraduate course
Córdoba, Argentina
8 SCOPE points

Speciality in Obesity and Comorbidities
Iberoamericana University postgraduate course
Mexico City, Mexico
8 SCOPE points

Diploma in Obesity, Body Metabolism and Nutrition
Fellowship programme recognised by Maharashtra University
India, various locations (contact Nisha Menon at jtobsadm@gmail.com)
8 SCOPE points

ROOTS - Rooting Out Obesity: Training & Skills
Singapore & Malaysia
4.0 SCOPE points

Tree Training Solutions: Obesity Management Course
Egypt
2.0 SCOPE points

Tree Training Solutions: Childhood Obesity Management Course
Egypt
2.0 SCOPE points

Tree Training Solutions: Obesity Management in Selected Conditions
Egypt
2.0 SCOPE points

1st UAE TRANSFORM Summit
Worldwide
2.5 SCOPE points

Rethink Obesity 4Forums
Worldwide
2.0 SCOPE points