Career Development Facilitator
OverviewA Career Development Facilitator (CDF) is an individual who works in any career development setting or who incorporates career development information or skills, working with students, adults, clients, employees or the public. The National Career Development Association’s CDF certification is an extensive, 120-hour program. Instruction is personalized for your work setting and taught by certified instructors. Originating at Oakland University, the credential was developed to provide standards, training specifications and credentialing for these career providers. Individuals who successfully complete the course requirements may apply for the Global Career Development Facilitator Certificate.
Who Should Enroll?
Individuals who provide or will provide career services in business and industry, government agencies, schools, colleges and universities such as: career coaches, HR staff, job search trainer, career resource coordinators, or workforce development staff/managers.
CDF Certificate Cost: $1,065*
- Price includes the student manual, assessments, handout materials and curriculum on DVD. Tuition and the application fee are included in the cost for in-state participants enrolling in the CDF course. Students may earn 12 NBCCs upon successful completion of the course.
Participants can earn SCECH credits for an additional $10
- The $195 course pack is covered in the program cost and is non-refundable. The course pack includes the program binder, student manual, DVD, and assessments. Refunds may be processed at the discretion of the PACE department.
Next Training: Fall 2016 in Oakland County
Term: Fall 2016
Location: Pawley Hall, Rochester, MI
Course Dates: Course includes 5 face-to-face sessions held on Saturdays: September 10, October 1, October 22, November 5, December 3
Time: 9:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
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*2015-2016 academic year rate, subject to change.
Registration is now open for Fall 2016. Download Registration Instructions.
For registration/application questions, please contact the program coordinator: