CCDP Application Process

HOW TO APPLY FOR CCDP DESIGNATION (Please make sure to review the guidelines here before starting this process)

STEP ONE- Process  CCDP Application Fee

STEP TWO - Fill CCDP Online Application Form (Refer to the paper sample here,  please note paper applications are no longer accepted))

Please note, the application will remain active for 6 months from the time you initiate the process.  If you don't complete the application within that time frame, it will be deleted and you will need to start the process again. 

STEP THREE - Your application will be reviewed by the official review committee to determine if you satisfy the criteria.

 If you don't meet all the criteria for the full designation yet, you will be assigned a provisional status CCDP Candidate

CCDP CANDIDATES will have five years to complete their missing certification criteria.

STEP FOUR - Become a Professional Member of BCCDA

Once you satisfy the CCDP or CCDP Candidate criteria, you will be required to become our professional member in order to be eligible to use the designation officially. 

Once your professional membership is active, you will be attributed official CCDP or CCDP Candidate designation.