Global Career Development Facilitator (GCDF)

Certified Career Service Provider (CCSP)

This certificate program offers training required for national credentialing as a GCDF and a CCSP. Professional with these credentials work in education, workforce development, non-profit, government and community agencies as well as in consulting and private practice.

The training is designed to be highly interactive and paced for working adults. Learners will also spend four days face-to-face with their cohort developing their skills and refining their competencies. The face-to-face days have been planned to offer enhanced learning opportunities as well as to meet scheduling needs for learners who will be traveling to campus. Please let us know if you have any questions or need hotel information at 952-358-8343.

Online/Hybrid Class
November 14, 2018 through March 18, 2019- (ID: 58362)

Face to Face Sessions: Face to face sessions will be held at Normandale Community College in room P1840 for the following dates:

  • November 14, 2018 (Orientation) - 9:30am - 3:30pm
  • December 17 & 18, 2018 - 9:30am - 4pm
  • February 7 & 8, 2019 - 9:30am - 4pm

Online/Hybrid Class
March 15, 2019 - June 28, 2019 - (ID: 58363)

Face to Face Sessions: Face to face sessions will be held at Normandale Community College in room P1840 for the following dates:

  • March 15, 2019 (Orientation) - 9:30am - 3:30pm
  • April 11 & 12, 2019 - 9:30am - 4pm
  • May 16 & 17, 2019 - 9:30am - 4pm

Instructor: Judith Ettinger, Ph.D

The Global Career Development Facilitator (GCDF) and the Certified Career Services Provider (CCSP) designates individuals who have met the requirements set forth by the National Career Development Association and the Center for Credentialing & Education, Inc.

Participants will help others succeed in some of the following roles:

  • WorkForce development specialists
  • Advisors and counselors in post secondary institutions
  • Career development case managers                  
  • Career resource center coordinators                   
  • Human resource personnel
  • High school career counselors

The GCDF program offer you:

  •   Training required for national certification eligibility
  •   Enhanced skills and knowledge you can apply immediately
  •   Instruction by a nationally certified and highly experienced instructor

GCDF Core Competencies:

  • Helping skills
  • Labor market information and resources
  • Assessment and assessment instruments    
  • Working effectively with diverse populations
  • Ethical and legal issues                          
  • Career development models
  • Employability skills                                
  • Training clients, peers and groups
  • Program management and implementation 
  • Promotion and public relations
  • Technology, computers, web sites                       
  • Consultation skills

The GCDF Program is offered through a partnership of the National Career Development Association & the Center for Credentialing & Education, Inc
Contact us for more information about this program. View schedule or REGISTER here