Level 3 Diabetes Training
Type 1 and 2 Diabetes
Diabetes Training Program
Level 3 (Advanced)
It's time to aim for the next level of knowledge and master the facts to reach the diabetes and exercise summit.
This advanced level of the training program was created by Dr. Sheri Colberg, one of the world's leading authorities on exercise and diabetes.
Earn approved CE Credits from these organizations:
Fitness Continuing Education Alliance (FCEA):
Specialist Certificate Program ($397 for 3 levels)
Approved for CE Credits:
18.0 American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM)
18.0 American Fitness Professional Association (AFPA)
18.0 Aquatic Exercise Association (AEA)
1.8 Aquatic Therapy and Rehab Institution (ATRI)
18.0 International Sports Sciences Association (ISSA)
9.0 National Council on Strength & Fitness (NCSF)
18.0 National Strength Professionals Association (NSPA)
18.0 Sara's City Workout (SCW)
FCEA Level 3 only ($149)
Approved for 6.0 CE Credits from all organizations above.
American Council on Exercise (ACE):
Diabetes Training Program Level 3 ($149): 0.5 CEC
American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM):
All-level, special populations course ($120)--6 CEC
Athletic Trainer 360:
3-Level Program: "Working with Clients with Diabetes or Prediabetes"
Up to 16.5 CEU for Athletic Trainers (BOCATC)
Level 3 Only (5.75 CPEU, $68)
1-Hour Overview Video (1 CEU, $12)
Human Kinetics, The Athlete's Guide to Diabetes:
"Online CE Exam" (based on book's content)
Approved for CEs by 31 different organizations ($69)
HK CE Exam only ($69)
HK Print Book + CE Exam ($89)
HK E-Book + CE Exam ($79)
Outside the USA:
MedeXN fitness INSTITUTE (MFI, Canada-based):
"Diabetes Exercise Specialist" (DES) Certification
3-level program ($499 Canadian for all levels)
"Working with Clients with Diabetes or Prediabetes: Level 3 Advanced/Expert"
Level 3 only ($189 Canadian)--select CEs available
A Life of Education (ALOE, UAE-based):
"Working with Clients with Diabetes or Prediabetes: Diabetes Training Levels 1/2/3"
3-level program ($349 US dollars for bundle)
"Working with Clients with Diabetes or Prediabetes: Level 1 Overview/Beginner"
Level 3 only ($149 US dollars)--select CEs available
Level 3 DMA Content:
Newly updated in 2020
Diabetes overview: review of key terms, gestational diabetes basics
Motion overview: reversal of insulin resistance, losing weight, keeping it off
Diabetes motion training: maximizing muscle, keeping muscle while losing fat, revving up insulin action with training, balance training importance
Diabetes motion basics: review of injected (non-insulin) medications and use of insulin, insulin and exercise interactions, food intake for exercise and health, coffee, caffeine, other supplements
Diabetes motion specifics: more on exercise monitoring, factors affecting exercise benefits, review of food and medication adjustments, more on dealing with and preventing hypoglycemia, troubleshooting tips related to diabetes motion
Special considerations: review of health complications, specific concerns related to women, athletes and performance issues
Motion motivation: more on using technology and apps, getting emotionally fit through activity