Certifying bodies and options in Canada and Internationally

Certification for Career Development Professionals is growing!  In Canada, certification is mandatory for Career Counsellors in Québec.  Voluntary certification for career development practitioners is in place in AlbertaBritish ColumbiaNew Brunswick and Nova Scotia and Ontario.

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There is also credentialing for targeted areas of career expertise through Career Professionals of Canada (CPC).

The International Association for Educational and Vocational Guidance (IAEVG) offers the Educational and Vocational Guidance Practitioner (EVGP) certification.

The Global Career Development Facilitator (GCDF) is offered by NBCC International.

Career Management Certification is offered by the Institute of Career Certification International (ICCI)