Obtaining the Food Distribution Specialist Credential
PLEASE NOTE: The inaugural FDS Credential Exam will be available in the third quarter of 2023. The application process will open fall 2023.
Application Process for the ACDA FDS Credential
Once you have completed one of the three paths to the FDS credential listed above, you can begin the application process to obtain your credential.
Once you have selected an exam date and location, please submit the documents listed below to firstname.lastname@example.org by the appropriate dateline stated for the exam date. All credential application packets must include the follow items: