See what our students are saying...

"Melyssa was amazing! I love how the course was set up and the wealth of knowledge she has." Felicia Serano-Shtivelman, Recovering Corpoholics

"The many resources we received and were able to practice as part of the assignments were very informative and helpful to my current line of work."

"I appreciate Melyssa's professionalism in running the program, making it fun and challenging, and keep me accountable to do my best work." Dave Smith, Liberty University

"I like that it could be differentiated for your particular setting. I was able to apply the learning to exactly what I will be doing as a school counselor." Julie Long, Lexington School District 1

"The instructor, Melyssa Harrison, did a great job - both as a facilitator and as a role model for demonstrating the CDF competencies :)" George Brownett, Career Transitions Program Coordinator, St. Johns River State College

"Excellent!  I really learned a lot about myself as well as becoming prepared to be a career services provider." Michaela Hackman, Substitute Teacher, Anderson & Pickens County Schools

"The training was excellent, very engaging exercises and homework." Siclinda Canty-Elliott, Adjunct Instructor, Virginia Western Community College

"You've made an incredible everlasting impression. You're an amazing instructor and leader." Danielle Miller, Office Manager, The Burris Legal Group, PA

“Your training course has given me real-life applications for my job. It was different from my co-workers’ training and I can truly say I feel very equipped to effectively perform my job well. Thank you Melyssa!” S.Stewart, Vocational Programme Coordinator, Sunrise Adult Training Centre

"The FastTrack CDF course was definitely worth the investment. I chose it based off a strong endorsement from someone who has their GCDF."  Les Sessoms, Program Navigator, Clover Park Technical College

"Continue to offer this training to all professionals who work with clients from all walks of life." Juan Alvarez, Regional Director, USDA

"Great training.  Improved confidence in field. Higher self-concept overall and an ability to jump right into planning new services. This class was a ton of work, but it was all worth it and relevant.

I never felt like I wasn’t learning something or enhancing knowledge in some way.  Thank you for a great course." - Kristy Magee, Career Development Director & Coordinator, Mount Aloysius College

GCDF/CCSP Training Course Information

What does it cost?

The US stateside training fee to complete the GCDF/CCSP Training Course through Harrison & Associates East is only $1,100.00 US plus $25 shipping fee. The student training manual is included with your paid tuition (a $150 value).

Credential Eligibility:

Upon successful course completion, you are eligible to apply for two credentials. The Certified Career Services Provider™ (CCSP) is issued by the NCDA Credentialing Commission. The Global Career Development Facilitator Credential (GCDF®) issued by the Center for Credentialing and Education.

About Us:

We are the forerunner of Fast Track CDF Training!

Harrison & Associates East, LLC is a certified Career Development Facilitator training organization with over 20 years of career development experience providing hands-on real life applications needed for your career success.

Our GCDF instructors are Hope Jeter Goossens, GCDF Instructor and Melyssa Harrison, NCDA FCD Master Trainer and Instructor, GCDF Instructor, CMCS. We are ...

  • experienced career professionals,
  • passionate about teaching that empowers others,
  • nationally certified instructors,
  • active members of the GCDF Registry, and
  • active members of the NCDA Instructor Registry.

We take pride in knowing that our students are fully equipped with the necessary tools to facilitate their customers through the career pathway.

Our 2021 Graduation Rate is 83.34% so far... & Counting!

Come and experience the difference of Harrison & Associates for yourself.

Solutions for Working Professionals

As a result of meeting the ever evolving needs of the working professional, Harrison & Associates East has designed an intense high impact 1 1/2 to 6-month fast track GCDF/CCSP Training Course. The course is fully certified by National Career Development Association (NCDA) and requires 120 hours of study utilizing the NCDA Facilitating Career Development Training Curriculum approved by Center for Credentialing and Education (CCE)..

Upcoming Online Classes:

Our classes combine 24 live online classroom seat hours and 96 eLearning hours. This 120-hour course is designed to be completed in as little as 6 weeks up to 6-months. You set your own pace.


Attendance Options:

You have two options for your classroom face-to-face seat hours attendance:

Virtual Classroom: Students attend classroom via Zoom live virtually! Therefore, travel is not required.

In Person: Flexible, can be arranged for groups, contact us for additional details.


Face-to-face (F2F) online classroom times:

F2F online classroom sessions will be held on Mondays from 11:00 am to 3:30 pm EST unless otherwise posted or arranged. Cannot meet at this time, ask us about customized F2F session options.

Upcoming classes:


 2-month Term Dates displaying (unless otherwise posted)

Spring 2022

May 16 - July 25, 2022


June 6 - July 25, 2022 (6-week course dates)

June 20 - August 8, 2022 (6-week course dates)

Summer 2022

July 4 - August 22, 2022 (6-weeks course dates)

July 18 - September 12, 2022 (6-weeks course dates)


August 1 - September 26, 2022 (6-week course dates)

August 15 - October 10, 2022 (6-week course dates)


September 5 - November 7, 2022

September 19 - November 21, 2022

Fall 2022

October 3 - December 12, 2022

October 17 - December 26, 2022


October 31, 2022 - January 9, 2023

November 14, 2021 - January 23, 2023


December 5, 2022 - February 13, 2023

December 19, 2022 - February 27, 2023

Winter 2023

 January 16 - March 27, 2023


February 6 - April 10, 2023

February 20 - April 24, 2023


March 6 - May 8, 2023

March 20 - May 22, 2023

Spring 2023

April 3 - June June 12, 2023

April 17 - June 26, 2023


May 1 - July 10, 2023

May 15 - July 24, 2023


June 5 - July 24, 2023 (6-week course dates)

June 19 - August 14, 2023 (6-week course dates)

Customized Classes:

Harrison & Associates East, LLC will design a customized class based on your organizational needs - location, dates, times, length of training, etc. Contact us today for more information. No class size is too small.

Discounts / Group Rates:

We offer discounts for Veterans ($50 off) and groups of three or more.  Contact us for the group discount.

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