CDI EducatorEarn your certificate in CDI educator with the CDI Educator Boot Camp

The experienced team of ACDIS CDI educators has trained thousands of CDI professionals over the years. Now, they’re bringing their expertise to fellow educators with the newly released CDI Educator Boot Camp.

Health systems have found the CDI educator role to be a valuable tool for developing system-based training programs, providing oversight through audits, standardizing education and onboarding, and elevating provider education. The CDI Educator Boot Camp teaches best practices so that CDI educators are equipped with the tools they need to train others.

The CDI Educator Boot Camp (offered either in-person, in a live virtual format, or as a self-paced online course) is an intensive course focused on the role and responsibilities of the CDI educator. This course will give students the guidance they need to excel in the role.

Benefits of the CDI Educator Boot Camp

The class will also help educators:

  • Anticipate obstacles to learning and learn strategies to overcome them when dealing with adult learners
  • Adjust teaching plans/techniques to both remote and live learning environments
  • Develop exercises and test questions that demonstrate and evaluate critical thinking skills
  • Initiate a comprehensive onboarding plan for new staff
  • Develop and initiate a competency assessment plan for existing staff that includes regular chart audits and constructive feedback
  • Design an effective provider education program

Join the educators from ACDIS for expert-led lectures and discussions with your peers as you develop the essential skills needed to train and onboard staff, perform audits, and educate providers. 

Earn of the ACDIS CDI Educator Certificate

The final portion of the online version of the CDI Educator Boot Camp features bite-size training on core training skills and teaching competencies:

  • Brief eLearning courses related to:
    • Presentation and public speaking skills
    • Dynamic training techniques
    • Leading new employee orientation
  • Articles from ACDIS’ CDI Journal featuring insights from seasoned CDI educators and auditors

Graduates of the CDI Educator Boot Camp demonstrate that they have cultivated both the both the CDI knowledge and the fundamental training skills necessary to be a successful educator. They earn the CDI Educator Certificate and are allowed to use the designation ACDIS-Approved CDI Educator in their resumes, biographical information, and email signatures.

For more information or to register, visit ACDIS members receive $150 off in-person classes.