Apply Today to becomea Career Development Practitioner
Applying as a Career Development Practitioner is a decision that need not be a tough one to make
Apply Today to become a Career Development Practitioner
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Career development practitioners and other members of the association ascribe to a career development code of ethics in the work that they do. Their fundamental purpose is to provide access to quality resources and assist their client connect with their career.
Very often, you will be faced with a situation where a client needs or someone, needs more support than the you should offer within your professional boundary. This is when you need to have a sound referral network, who you can rely on, to address the challenges you are not trained to support.
We are a career development community that is committed to ensuring we remain at the forefront of career development in South Africa and throughout the world.
A greater version of you
Show the world you are officially certified as competent and that you put professional development first. When you develop yourself you develop those around you. There is so much good practice to tap into. Through the Continuous Professional Development (CPD) system, you will have access to resources to maximise your productivity in the work that you do.
A front row seat
You have the unique opportunity to see your clients grow in their careers. Helping them access highest quality resources and a national support network is critical in ensuring your best service. As a Career Development Practitioner, you will have access to a number of quality resources and support networks that will enhance the work that you do.
A career that pays
Registering as a Career Development Practitioner will show industry that you have been certified as competent and are at the top of your field. You will show industry that your clients come first through ascribing to the Code of Ethics and maintaining your CPD. Through this and in time, you will gain access to opportunities such as scholarships, grants, bursaries and employment as a registered Career Development Practitioner.
You’ll never walk alone
Being connected at community as well as national and international levels at the same time is needed now more than ever before. This is especially true for those who are responsible to provide information and guidance on an ever evolving world of work. Connecting face-to-face in your local community to share best practice is as important as sharing that best practice for the benefit of all Career Development Practitioners. This chain of events will create more and more resources to better support the clients we serve.
|Once-off application fee||R285|
|Career Development Practitioner: Career Information Officer. (*Dual)||R390|
|Career Development Practitioner: Career Information Officer. (*Non-Dual)||R680|
|Recognition of Prior Learning||R1250|