BC Career Development Association
BC Career Development Association offers professional certification to practitioners within the career development sector.
BCCDA is a long established and recognized certification body that supports professionals working in the Career Development sector by providing professional credentials that communicate competency, and elevate the standards of service within the sector.
What we do
Govern and manage the Certified Career Development Practitioner professional designation in BC
Establish, encourage, and promote competencies and standards for career and employment professionals currently practicing or seeking to practice in BC
Provide certification for qualified Career Development Professionals
Provide certification for qualified Agencies involved in providing career development related services
Provide learning and networking opportunities for professionals working in a Career Development field
Provide members with various resources and tools to help them enhance their everyday practice
Organize annual Career Development Conference
CONGRATULATIONS TO OUR 2022 AWARDS WINNERS!
The traditional Career Development Conference organized by BC Career Development Association has been a highly successful event generously filled with quality content as presented by top careerists from Canada, the United States, and other parts of the world.
This is BC’s largest annual event devoted to career development and management and it gives participants the space to exchange ideas, discover new opportunities, reacquaint with colleagues, meet new friends, and broaden knowledge.
The conference started 23 years ago, and has grown into a popular and well acclaimed annual event. It is a must go for any career development professional in BC.
In order to provide the best and most diverse experience, accommodating those who are ready to go back to in-person networking, while respecting those in remote locations, this year's conference is going to have the following format; Career Development Symposium + Collection of Online Webinars
The conference will start with a one day long Career Development Symposium on April 20, 2023. You can join this event either in person or you can choose to watch the sessions online, as we are going to be streaming the event.
The symposium is going to be followed by a series of webinars that will run for several weeks every Tuesday and Thursday, from April 25 to June 1st, all starting at 11am PT.
You can build your participation experience any way that fits your schedule, budget and your interests. Select your tickets HERE