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Many of these upcoming events are FREE for members of Career Professionals of Canada (CPC). All Career Practitioners are welcome to register for professional development courses. Fees are in Canadian dollars and taxes will apply based on your province of residence. CPC Members receive a 50% discount on all professional development courses. If you choose to withdraw before the start of the course or event, we will apply a credit towards a future CPC course, program, or event and you will be charged a $100 administration fee.  No refunds or transfers are granted after this point. We can accommodate special online training programs for large organizations and groups; please contact us directly for more information.

    • 01/05/2018
    • 01/07/2018
    • Nominations Submitted Online


    Career Professionals of Canada is committed to setting the standard for excellence in the Canadian employment and career industry.

    If you are a PROFESSIONAL MEMBER you should be nominated for an Awards of Excellence.

    LEARN HOW YOU CAN BE NOMINATED IN 2018

    Recognizing outstanding individuals in our profession is one of our most important activities. The CPC Awards of Excellence benefit the general membership, individual members, career organizations, clients, and the industry as a whole.

    http://careerprocanada.ca/awardsofexcellence/

    The deadline for Nomination Submissions is July 1, 2018.

    • 01/06/2018
    • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    • Conference Call
    Register




    Would you love to get more active on social media?

    Join our social media team. Learn, grow, and share.

    Our Social Media Team oversees our Career Club, LinkedIn, Facebook, and Twitter. These forums provide members with a place to share information and offer support.

    This event is open to any CPC members who are interested in joining the team.

    LEARN ABOUT CPC's SOCIAL MEDIA TEAM


    • 07/06/2018
    • 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM (PDT)
    • Burnaby, BC
    • 14
    Register


    Invitation to network in the Lower Mainland.

    Join us for a casual get-together of career professionals. 

    PLEASE REGISTER TO JOIN - SPACE IS LIMITED

    This will be an intimate networking meet-up with Career Professionals of Canada

    This is a great way to meet new people, share ideas, and find out what is going on in our province and across the country. Open to CPC members and anyone with a desire to meet other motivated career professionals. 

    Your CPC Regional Ambassadors, Dorothy Keenan and Kristin Vandegriend will be hosting this informal event. 

    We'll be getting together at JOEY Burnaby at 109 - 1899 Rosser Ave, Burnaby, BC, near the Gilmore Skytrain station. 

    You do not need to be a CPC member to join us. However, please register for this event so that we can determine the number of people attending. We'll also provide you with further details in an email.

    This is a great opportunity for you to make new connections and get to know some of the members of Career Professionals of Canada.

    Need more info? CONTACT YOUR REGIONAL AMBASSADOR

    • 01/08/2018
    • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    • Conference Call
    Register


    Get social! Join us for a one-question brainstorming session.

    How about what do you say when clients ask for a discount?

    CPC Tele-networking sessions are facilitated phone discussions between members of Career Professionals of Canada. Each session is a one-question brainstorming discussion. This is a great way to network and learn along with your colleagues! 

    This session is delivered in a teleconference format using a bridge telephone line. If you have a phone, you have everything that you need to join the class.

    Depending on your location and your phone service, long distance charges may apply.

    • 02/08/2018
    • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    • Conference Call
    Register


    CPC's Ambassador Program is an initiative to develop connections with career practitioners across Canada and to increase the visibility of our organization.

    Our Ambassadors assist CPC by reaching out to other professionals in the career counselling/career coaching community and providing information and updates regarding CPC initiatives, resources, and programs. 

    This event is open to any CPC members who are interested in joining the team.

    LEARN ABOUT CPC's AMBASSADOR PROGRAM


    • 13/08/2018
    • (EDT)
    • 24/08/2018
    • (EDT)
    • Distance Learning (2-Week Program)
    • 2
    Register


    Join us for Career Development Ethics & Standards.

    This is a fully-facilitated, part-time 2-week online course.

    The Career Development Ethics & Standards Course (CDP-01) gives you the tools to confidently identify the ethical implications of difficult situations that can arise in the field of Career Development. Learn how you can apply a decision-making model to ensure that you are working ethically. By successfully completing this course, you will be fully equipped to handle ethical situations with confidence and integrity.


    This is a fully-facilitated, part-time 2-week online course.

    • You participate in the online class and complete daily assignments on your own schedule.  
    • You have full access to all course material, videos, quizzes, forums, and assignments at any day and time during the course. 
    • You work along with other students in the class and participate in group discussions. 
    • Your course instructor is available weekdays to review your progress and answer your questions.

    LEARN MORE ABOUT CDP-01

    Demonstrate a personal commitment to lifelong learning and ongoing professional development.

    • Earn 20 hours towards any Continuing Education Units (CEUs) you require.
    • Complete the ETHICS requirement for your provincial Certified Career Development Practitioner / Professional (CCDP) Certification.
    • Work towards your the Certified Career Strategist (CCS) credential.

    LEARN MORE ABOUT CPC COURSES

    • 13/08/2018
    • (EDT)
    • 24/08/2018
    • (EDT)
    • Distance Learning (2-Week Program)
    • 13
    Register


    Join us for this fully interactive résumé development course for practitioners.

    This is a fully-facilitated, part-time 2-week online course.

    This Real World Résumé Strategy Course (RES-01) gives you tools to address each client’s unique value proposition, barriers and obstacles. 

    A lot has changed in résumé writing. You can’t just use templates anymore. If you haven’t attended any résumé training in a while, then you need to get up-to-speed. We’ll address a range of elimination factors to ensure that your client’s résumé meets today’s industry standards. We’ll tackle many barriers to employment and uncover ethical and reliable ways to address them. You will learn to provide custom résumé support services to each client based on each individual’s background, objectives, and needs.


    This is a fully-facilitated, part-time 2-week online course.

    • You participate in the online class and complete daily assignments on your own schedule.  
    • You have full access to all course material, videos, quizzes, forums, and assignments at any day and time during the course. 
    • You work along with other students in the class and participate in group discussions. 
    • Your course instructor is available weekdays to review your progress and answer your questions.

    LEARN MORE ABOUT RES-01

    Demonstrate a personal commitment to lifelong learning and ongoing professional development. Earn 20 hours towards any Continuing Education Units (CEUs) you require.

    LEARN MORE ABOUT CPC COURSES

    • 22/08/2018
    • 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
    • Conference Call
    Register


    Semi-Annual meeting for CPC Advisory Board Members

    Board Meeting

    Semi-Annual meeting for CPC Advisory Board Members

    • Board Meeting takes place from 1:00pm to 2:00pm EST.

    Awards Meeting

    Awards Judging takes place during the second part of the meeting.

    Please confirm attendance by registering for the meeting.

    • 27/08/2018
    • (EDT)
    • 07/09/2018
    • (EDT)
    • Distance Learning (2-Week Program)
    • 13
    Register


    Learn résumé optimization for ATS, Search Engines, and Social Media.

    This is a fully-facilitated, part-time 2-week online course.

    Join us for Technology Optimized Résumés (RES-02)

    Recruitment technology trends advance very quickly and you need to keep up. Join us for this fully interactive course for practitioners. In this course you will learn and understand how Applicant Tracking Systems (ATS) and Search Engine Optimization (SEO) work. You will learn how recruiters use LinkedIn, Twitter, Facebook, company websites, and their own computers to find, sort, and select candidates. You will build a solid knowledge base that will enable your clients to submit their online applications and be found by recruiter. You will help your client create résumés that get through the system!




    This is a fully-facilitated, part-time 2-week online course.

    • You participate in the online class and complete daily assignments on your own schedule.  
    • You have full access to all course material, videos, quizzes, forums, and assignments at any day and time during the course. 
    • You work along with other students in the class and participate in group discussions. 
    • Your course instructor is available weekdays to review your progress and answer your questions.

    LEARN MORE ABOUT RES-02

    Demonstrate a personal commitment to lifelong learning and ongoing professional development. Earn 20 hours towards any Continuing Education Units (CEUs) you require.

    LEARN MORE ABOUT CPC COURSES

    • 27/08/2018
    • (EDT)
    • 21/09/2018
    • (EDT)
    • Distance Learning (4-Week Program)
    • 9
    Register


    Join us for Career Development Theory, Models, and Practices.

    This is an intensive 4-week online course. 

    The Career Development Theory, Models, and Practices Course (CDP-02) offers the foundation for the work we do in our career practice. You’ll explore a wide range of existing and emerging theories and models, which form the basis of current practice of the Career Development profession in Canada. You will build a critical mass of knowledge and skill as a foundation on which to base your practice.


    This is a fully-facilitated, part-time 4-week online course.

    • You participate in the online class and complete daily assignments on your own schedule.  
    • You have full access to all course material, videos, quizzes, forums, and assignments at any day and time during the course. 
    • You work along with other students in the class and participate in group discussions. 
    • Your course instructor is available weekdays to review your progress and answer your questions.

    LEARN MORE ABOUT CDP-02

    Demonstrate a personal commitment to lifelong learning and ongoing professional development.

    • Earn 40 hours towards any Continuing Education Units (CEUs) you require.
    • Complete the THEORY requirement for your provincial Certified Career Development Practitioner / Professional (CCDP) Certification.
    • Work towards your the Certified Career Strategist (CCS) credential.

    LEARN MORE ABOUT CPC COURSES

    • 28/08/2018
    • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    • Conference Call
    Register


    Would you love to write an article or blog post?

    Join our communications team and share your insights with careerpros across Canada.

    Our communications team writes news features, press releases, and other articles for publication on our News Feed and Career Connections eNewsletter. We prefer topics related to resume, interview, employment, and career strategy related to the Canadian labour market and directed to career professionals.

    This event is open to any CPC members who are interested in joining the team.

    LEARN ABOUT CPC's COMMUNICATIONS TEAM


    • 05/09/2018
    • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    • Conference Call
    Register


    Get social! Join us for a one-question brainstorming session.

    What question elicits the best responses from clients?

    CPC Tele-networking sessions are facilitated phone discussions between members of Career Professionals of Canada. Each session is a one-question brainstorming discussion. This is a great way to network and learn along with your colleagues! 

    This session is delivered in a teleconference format using a bridge telephone line. If you have a phone, you have everything that you need to join the class.

    Depending on your location and your phone service, long distance charges may apply.

    • 24/09/2018
    • (EDT)
    • 26/10/2018
    • (EDT)
    • Distance Learning (5-Week Program)
    • 12
    Register


    Join us for Career Transition Consulting.

    This is an intensive 5-week online course. 

    The Career Transition Consulting Certificate Course (CDP-04) focuses on job search – the work search process and employment strategy. You will gain broad knowledge and expertise to assist clients with identifying their value proposition, writing their résumé portfolio, developing a marketing plan, using social media, and networking successfully. This course provides you with many opportunities to practice your career transition coaching and consulting skills. 


    This is a fully-facilitated, part-time 5-week online course.

    • You participate in the online class and complete daily assignments on your own schedule.  
    • You have full access to all course material, videos, quizzes, forums, and assignments at any day and time during the course. 
    • You work along with other students in the class and participate in group discussions. 
    • Your course instructor is available weekdays to review your progress and answer your questions.

    LEARN MORE ABOUT CDP-04

    Demonstrate a personal commitment to lifelong learning and ongoing professional development.

    • Earn 50 hours towards any Continuing Education Units (CEUs) you require.
    • Work towards your the Certified Employment Strategist (CES) credential.

    LEARN MORE ABOUT CPC COURSES

    • 24/09/2018
    • (EDT)
    • 26/10/2018
    • (EDT)
    • Distance Learning (5-Week Program)
    • 12
    Register


    Join us for Employment Interview Coaching.

    This is an intensive 5-week online course. 

    The Employment Interview Coaching Certificate Course (CDP-03) is designed to upgrade your skills and enable you to apply emotional intelligence, relationship building, value proposition, constructive feedback, and role-play in your client sessions. You’ll uncover effective strategies and new responses to challenging traditional and behavioural interview questions.


    This is a fully-facilitated, part-time 5-week online course.

    • You participate in the online class and complete daily assignments on your own schedule.  
    • You have full access to all course material, videos, quizzes, forums, and assignments at any day and time during the course. 
    • You work along with other students in the class and participate in group discussions. 
    • Your course instructor is available weekdays to review your progress and answer your questions.

    LEARN MORE ABOUT CDP-03

    Demonstrate a personal commitment to lifelong learning and ongoing professional development.

    • Earn 50 hours towards any Continuing Education Units (CEUs) you require.
    • Work towards your the Certified Interview Strategist (CIS) credential.

    LEARN MORE ABOUT CPC COURSES

    • 03/10/2018
    • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    • Conference Call
    Register


    Get social! Join us for a one-question brainstorming session.

    How do you market your career services business?

    CPC Tele-networking sessions are facilitated phone discussions between members of Career Professionals of Canada. Each session is a one-question brainstorming discussion. This is a great way to network and learn along with your colleagues! 

    This session is delivered in a teleconference format using a bridge telephone line. If you have a phone, you have everything that you need to join the class.

    Depending on your location and your phone service, long distance charges may apply.

    • 04/10/2018
    • 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
    • Conference Call
    Register


    CPC's Ambassador Program is an initiative to develop connections with career practitioners across Canada and to increase the visibility of our organization.

    Our Ambassadors assist CPC by reaching out to other professionals in the career counselling/career coaching community and providing information and updates regarding CPC initiatives, resources, and programs. 

    This event is open to any CPC members who are interested in joining the team.

    LEARN ABOUT CPC's AMBASSADOR PROGRAM


    • 29/10/2018
    • (EDT)
    • 30/11/2018
    • (EST)
    • Distance Learning (5-Week Program)
    • 14
    Register


    Join us for Advanced Résumé Development.

    This is an intensive 5-week online course. 

    Help your clients capture attention with strategic, customized résumés. Provide custom résumé support services based on each individual’s background, objectives, and needs. Refine your résumé writing skills. Address real-world client situations and barriers. Exploit Microsoft Office to develop custom, high-end résumé .

    Advanced Résumé Development (CDP-05presents advanced strategic principles and technical practices for the development of résumés and cover letters for the Canadian market. These principles and practices will develop your range of expertise in strategic résumé writing. 


    This is a fully-facilitated, part-time 5-week online course.

    • You participate in the online class and complete daily assignments on your own schedule.  
    • You have full access to all course material, videos, quizzes, forums, and assignments at any day and time during the course. 
    • You work along with other students in the class and participate in group discussions. 
    • Your course instructor is available weekdays to review your progress and answer your questions.

    LEARN MORE ABOUT CDP-05

    Demonstrate a personal commitment to lifelong learning and ongoing professional development.

    • Earn 50 hours towards any Continuing Education Units (CEUs) you require.
    • Work towards your Certified Résumé Strategist (CRS) credential.

    LEARN MORE ABOUT CPC COURSES