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*We currently have two Online courses running in July and August - please see the Online 2019 schedule for further details.
Hybrid Program Schedule (at New West Campus): CDPP 2019-2020
Online Program Schedule: CDPP Online 2019-2020
*If the course you're interested in is full or has already passed, please email us to add yourself to the waitlist. Additional sections will be added when we reach 15 students on the waitlist.
The Career Development Practice program consists of the ten required courses listed below. You may take courses individually for interest, or successfully complete all of them to receive a certificate. If you are interested in receiving the certificate, you must apply to the program.
Ethics for CD Practitioners
Resumes & Cover Letters
Theories, Models & Strategies
Career Development Practice
Career Decision Making
Career Transition Management
Introduction to Vocational Rehabilitation
Labour Market Information
Total for Core Courses:
Recommended Course: Interview Skills
Total for Core + Recommended Course
All courses are aligned with the Canadian Standards and Guidelines.
Please use this link to view the 2019 Booklist. It is recommended that you check the website regularly for updates to the booklist.
Please note that tuition fees do not include the costs of textbooks and course packages (unless otherwise noted). The approximate cost for textbooks and course materials is $435 for the program. The Douglas College Bookstore will always have the most up to date prices. You can purchase textbooks/materials in-person or online.