Restricted Activities

 Restricted Activities are elements of the Dietitians’ scope of practice that present a significant risk of harm and are reserved to those professionals specifically qualified to perform these actions.

The Restricted Activities are:
(a)    design, compound or dispense therapeutic diets where nutrition is administered through enteral means
(b)    design therapeutic diets where nutrition is administered through parenteral means
(c)    administer a substance to a person by instillation through enteral means
(d)    administer a substance to a person by instillation through parenteral means

Applicants who wish to apply to practice Restricted Activities must complete the Application to Practice Restricted Activities including the Verification of Current Competence (as applicable), submit any required documentation and provide the fee of $36 per restricted activity. Restricted activities are renewed annually.

Interpretive Guide: Restricted Activities

 

How to Apply for Restricted Activities:

1. Fill out the Application for Restricted Activities form

2. Login to your CDBC online account

3. Once logged in, scroll down to “Online Services” then select “Certificates to Practice Restricted Activities”

4. Click “Add a proof of competence”  to upload your completed Application for Restricted Activities form and/or certificates.

5. In the Left Navigation Menu, click on “Restricted Activities”, then select the restricted activities you need.

6. An automatic “Outstanding Balance” will be created and you will be able to process payment through your account. Pay the required fee.

 

Once all of the steps above are completed, your Restricted Activities Application will be processed. Note – you are not authorized to practice Restricted Activities until the CDBC has processed and approved your application. You will receive an email notification that your application to practice Ras has been approved.