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 also known as the FCD 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)..
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.
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.
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February 20 - April 24, 2023
March 6 - May 8, 2023
March 20 - May 22, 2023
April 3 - 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)
July 3 - August 28, 2023 (6-week course dates)
July 17 - September 11, 2023 (6-week course dates)
July 31 - September 25, 2023 (6-week course dates)
August 14 - October 9, 2023 (6-week course dates)
September 4 - November 13, 2023
September 18 - November 27, 2023
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.
If you have a large group (10 or more) let's discuss our Corporate Discount with you. Good for your entire organization. Contact Melyssa directly for this special rate.
We offer discounts for Veterans ($50 off).
Volume discounts for groups of three or more. Contact us for the current rate.
Cash Payment Discount Rate is for individuals who pay with Zelle, money order or check. Recommend to send via certified mail.
Contact us to take advantage of either of these discounts.
Effective October 1, 2022 NCDA has increased the cost of the required textbook and credential fee to $275. Due to this change, the US stateside training fee to complete our GCDF/CCSP (FCD) Training Course is $1,350. This fee includes the required textbook, shipping fees, initial year of NCDA membership, and CCSP credential application fee.
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.
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, GCDF Instructor, SCDA Instructor, CMCS. We are ...
We take pride in knowing that our students are fully equipped with the necessary tools to facilitate their customers through the career pathway.
Home of the Fast Track CDF Course
Harrison & Associates East LLC has been qualified by the Center for Credentialing and Education, Inc. (CCE) as a Registered Credential Training Provider, RCTP No. RCTP1003-GCDF, to provide the FCD training course qualified for credit for eligibility for the Global Career Development Facilitator (GCDF) credential.
"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