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Certified Professional in Disability Management

Enhance your career in Human Resources with the Certified Professional in Disability Management (CPDM). This gold standard certification equips you with the expertise and skills needed to excel in Disability and Absence Management.

  •  Priced at just $1,480 with flexible payment plans.
  • Comprehensive, industry-crafted curriculum.
  • Start your journey to success today.

“I highly recommend taking CPDM as it is an exceptional course with great instructors. It was a wonderful experience and I would suggest it to anyone looking for quality education”

-Former Student

Certified Professional in Disability Management

  • 3 Classes
  • 33 hours HRCI and SHRM approved
  • On-Demand or Instructor-Led
  • Full Certification On-Demand

    Payment plans available

Why Choose CPDM as Your Professional Development Course?


Master Integrated Disability & Absence Management: Develop a profound expertise in the realm of Integrated Disability & Absence Management, equipping yourself to navigate the complex landscape of benefits and wellness.

Excel in the Evolving Benefits Landscape: Attain the level of proficiency required to thrive in the continuously changing integrated benefits environment, staying ahead of industry trends.

Diversify Your Skill Set: Broaden your skill set across a wide spectrum of technical subject matter, enhancing your adaptability and effectiveness in various roles.

Earn Industry Recognition: Gain the respect and recognition of the industry as a Certified Professional in Disability Management, bolstering your professional standing.

Who Will Benefit from CPDM?


CPDM is ideal for individuals seeking knowledge and a competitive edge in today’s dynamic marketplace, including:

  • Employers, both large and small, responsible for health, benefits, and workers’ compensation programs, including financial and human resource executives
  • Human Resources Professionals, HR managers, HR generalists, and HR Specialists
  • Benefits Coordinators
  • Employment and Labor Law Attorneys
  • Safety and Risk Management Specialists

Choose CPDM to empower your career and stay ahead in the ever-changing world of disability management.

On-Demand Learning

Why Choose IEA?

Industry-Tailored Expertise: Our training programs are meticulously crafted to align with the unique requirements of Disability Management, ensuring you gain practical and pertinent knowledge.

Flexible Learning: Embrace self-paced learning through our online courses. Whether you’re at the start of your career or seeking advancement, we accommodate your journey.

Proven Track Record: Join the league of accomplished professionals who have reshaped their careers through IEA’s CPDM training programs.

Meaningful Certifications: Attain valuable certifications that unlock doors to lucrative positions and thrilling career prospects.





Ready to Revolutionize Your Career?

Don’t hesitate any longer – take that pivotal first step toward a brighter future today! Select your path, and let us be your trusted guide on the road to success.

Unlock your potential, embrace the future, and nurture a successful career in absence and disability management with IEA. Enroll today and pave your path to professional growth and financial security.

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Your Journey to Success Starts Here: IEA's CPDM Certification Program

  • CPDM1: Foundations in Disability Management

    Gain a deep understanding of the fundamental components integral to a holistic integrated disability and absence management (IDAM) program. Explore key roles and responsibilities associated with IDAM and navigate the intricate landscape of federal and state laws relevant to disability management.

  • CPDM2: Applied Knowledge in IDAM Concepts

    Dive beyond theoretical knowledge and immerse yourself in real-life applications. This dynamic course provides you with the tools to analyze case studies, frame complex problems, and develop effective solutions. Focus on practical learning to navigate the complexities of absence management plan structures and identify optimal resolutions.

  • CPDM3: Management of IDAM

    Recognize the crucial link between absence management programs, employee well-being, and healthcare management. Understand how these elements contribute to the long-term effectiveness of your holistic integrated disability and absence management plan.

Your Path to Transformation

Certified Professional in Disability Management


    Our CPDM training program is specifically designed to provide you with the knowledge and skills to enable you to mitigate the impact of unplanned leaves on any sized organizations.


    Whether you’re new to the field of human resources or looking for a refresher on crucial topics, CPDM is here to equip you for success. This training program is designed for individuals in the human resources arena seeking to expand their knowledge and drive their career foward.


    Enjoy the convenience of 100% on-demand learning. Our online platform allows you to progress through the certification at your own pace, fitting your studies seamlessly into your schedule.

  • Industry-Recognized Certification:

    Upon successful completion of the program, you’ll earn a valuable certification that’s recognized across all 50 states. This credential serves as a testament to your expertise in disability & absence management and can open doors to numerous career opportunities.

  • Comprehensive Course Structure:

    Dive into 3 courses from fundamentals of absence management, to how to apply concepts to real world scenarios, to management of your integrated disability & absence management plan. These courses are carefully designed to  provide a well-rounded understanding of the critical elements of an efficient disability & absence management plan.

  • For Aspiring HR Professionals:

    The CPDM training is ideal for those aspiring to drive career advancement in human resources. However, the program’s content holds relevance beyond this role. If you need to grasp the intricacies of absence & disability management while driving bottom line profitabilities for your organization, this program is for you.

  • Affordable Pricing:

    The CPDM training program is priced at $1,480.00, offering exceptional value for the comprehensive training, practical skills, and industry recognition you’ll gain.

  • Learn Anywhere, Anytime:

    Access the CPDM program through our online learning portal. This platform empowers you to learn whenever and wherever suits you best, adapting the program to your unique learning style.

  • Your Path to Career Success:

    The CPDM program is more than just a training course; it’s a gateway to a successful career in human resources. Whether you’re stepping into this role for the first time or enhancing your existing expertise, CPDM sets you on the right track.

Enroll in CPDM Today!

Unlock the knowledge, skills, and certification that will shape your future in human resources

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • Who should earn the CPDM certification

    The CPDM certification is ideal for anyone entering the arena of integrated benefits, or for professionals in the industry who are seeking to advance their career by earning a nationally recognized industry certification.

  • How long does it take to complete the whole certification?

    If you’re taking the instructor-led version of the course you can complete the certification in just three semesters (about a year). On-demand students complete the certification at their own pace.

  • Do I need to buy materials?

    You do not need to purchase additional materials for CPDM. All necessary materials are included.

  • Do I need to take a final exam to earn the designation

    All quizzes, exams and assignments are included. Although you will have mid-terms and finals for each individual course, (CPDM1, CPDM2, and CPDM3), you do not need to take a cumulative exam at the end of the final course (CPDM3).

  • Is there a continuing education requirement?

    CPDM graduates must submit 6 continuing education hours per year to keep their designation in good standing. Once you have completed the program you will be entered into a CE tracker and your CE requirement will take effect for the following calendar year. For example, if you earn your CPDM in 2023, you must submit 6 CEUs  by December 31st, 2024.

  • Does IEA offer payment plans?

    Yes! IEA can help you optimize your budget. We have payment plan options at checkout. Simply choose the “Shop Pay” option during enrollment and then choose the plan that’s best for you.

Explore CPDM with a Sneak Peek

At IEA, we understand that committing to a comprehensive training program like CPDM can be a significant decision. That’s why we invite you to take a sneak peek into our world-class training approach before you make your choice. We’re excited to offer you a simplified version of one of our courses entirely for free, so you can experience the quality and style of our IEA on-demand courses firsthand.

Why take the Sneak Peek?

Test the waters: Unsure if the CPDM program and our on-demand learning style are the right fit for you? This quick sneak peek gives you a taste of what to expect, allowing you to gauge your comfort and compatibility with our training platform.

Explore the Content: Get a glimpse into the depth and relevance of our course material. Experience the level of expertise and insight that our full CPDM program offers.

Experience On-Demand Learning: Discover the convenience of learning on your terms. Our on-demand courses empower you to learn at your own pace, fitting your studies around your existing commitments and responsibilities.

What You’ll Get:

Access to an actual course preview: You’ll gain access to a preview version of part of our CPDM1 Foundations in Disability Management course. While this snapshot won’t cover the entire breadth of the program, it will showcase the quality of our content, instructional design, and teaching approach.

Interactive Learning: Sneak peek the interactive elements that characterize our courses making your learning enjoyable and effective.

How It Works:

  • Once you click the link below, you’ll have access to our learning management system.
  • View on your own schedule whenever it’s convenient for you. You’re in control of your learning experience.

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Ready to Get Started?

If you’re curious about the CPDM program but want to take a small step before committing, our free course sneak peek is the perfect opportunity. Experience the future of disability management training with IEA’s on-demand learning style. Embark on this journey to explore, learn, and decide if the CPDM program aligns with your aspirations.Sign-up for your free demo now and take the first step towards mastering the world of workers’ compensation claims adjusting with IEA.

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