Career Development Practitioners in Newfoundland and Labrador are currently (2022) being certified through the New Brunswick Career Development Association. There are a number of pathways for certification depending on your years of work experience, formal education and career development training.  

*Note: NBCDAG Certification will automatically be granted to practitioners who have proof of a valid: 

1) Career Development Certification from another Province

2) Canadian Counselling & Psychotherapy Association

3) Certificate as an Educational and Vocational Guidance Practitioner through the IAEVG Certification

Go to the NBCDA website for detailed information. 

For support and guidance on navigating the process feel free to connect with elayne@employmentcollaboration

Certification Application and Membership Fee

Membership fee (plus tax):

  • $50   NBCDA Membership (year one)
  • $150 NBCDA Membership (3 years – length of certification)

Certification Application Fee (plus tax):

  • $150 Certificate Application Fee
  • $75   Certificate Application Fee (Canadian Certified Counsellors with CCPA)
  • $75   Certificate Application Fee (IAEVG/EVGP Certificate holder, or holder of Certification from another Province

Certification Renewal Fee (plus tax) :

  • $75   Certificate Renewal Fee (every 3 years)