Career Development Practitioner

Guide others to a new career and a brighter future

BC Career Development Association

In our full-time program, you’ll gain the skills you need to work as a career development practitioner, career coach, employment counsellor or vocational consultant. Our program is recognized by the BC Career Development Association and can prepare you for designation as a Certified Career Development Practitioner (CCDP).

  • Earn your certificate in 14 weeks, including a three-week practicum
  • Take professional development workshops that can help maintain professional designations
  • Learn from industry leaders in the career development field
  • Join a supportive professional network of alumni

Full-Time Certificate Program


10 courses
(including practicum)


Finish in 14 weeks


Our intensive Career Development Practitioner Certificate program includes a three-week practicum. In just 14 weeks, you’ll graduate ready to facilitate, implement and plan career development programs.

Is this program for you?

If you enjoy working with people and making a difference in their lives, our full-time certificate offers a fast-track to a future as an employment counsellor or career development practitioner.

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