The Career Industry Council of Australia (CICA) has endorsed the CHC81315 Graduate Certificate in Career Development Practice delivered by CEAV Institute as meeting the Professional Standards for Australian Career Development Practitioners and as meeting the requirements for 'Professional' status as described by CICA (element 4.3).
The CHC81315 Graduate Certificate in Career Development Practice is designed to assist experienced practitioners to further develop the knowledge and skills to lead career development programs and services in their chosen work environment. The added value of choosing this course with CEAV Institute, is that it has been designed by professional, experienced career practitioners for career practitioners.
This course provides expertise in career development and features an appropriate balance between career development theory and its practical application. The assessment methods reflect this balance, providing students with current and indepth understandings to support their work with clients in career transition. Learners are equipped with the skills to research the context of career development services, apply new understandings of quality practice, develop advanced micro skill in career counselling and incorporate ethical practice in all their undertakings. Enquiry Form
This qualification covers workers who provide a range of career development services, including working independently as a professional career development practitioner or working within an organisation context. Workers at this level are making high level, independent, complex judgements in the context of providing guidance in career development. Their role involves the full responsibility and accountability for all aspects of their work.
The Graduate Certificate in Career Development Practice qualifies a person at the Professional Status (CICA Standard 4.3.1 _2011).
Professional career development practitioners work in the field of career development and qualifies a person to engage in career counselling and work in a self directed or leadership role in a careers service.
This course is available through a Mixed Mode Delivery or Online Delivery
Mixed Mode Delivery means that the courses are delivered through face-to-face workshops, online access to training and assessment materials and professional tutoring.
Online Delivery Mode means that learners can access and complete our courses solely online, using a range of technologies via our Learning Management System. Webinars, videos, discussion forums and workshops are accessed via a virtual learning environment.
Download the 2018/ 2019 Course Guide here
Graduate Certificate in Career Development Practice
Graduates of CEAV Institute's CHC81315 Graduate Certificate in Career Development Practice will be able to gain professional status to any of the 12 CICA accredited associations, for example Australian Centre for Career Education (CEAV ).
Graduates who complete this course have the employment opportunities to become:
Articulation to the Master of Educational Studies
Upon successful completion of the CHC81315 Graduate Certificate in Career Development Practice offered through CEAV Institute, graduates may be eligible for up to 8 units of credit in the Master of Educational Studies program at the University of Queensland. For further information regarding this articulation please contact CEAV Institute or visit University of Queensland website at www.uq.edu.au
Students will be required to obtain the following text:
Career Development Interventions in the 21st Century 5th Edition Spencer G. Niles Joann Harris-Bowlsbey
This course is made up of 7 units of competency, 5 core and 2 electives. CEAV Institute has selected the most applicable units of competency to suit those who are careers practitioners working with people in a variety of educational and training settings.
Units of competency are hyperlinked to their full description.
CHC81315 Graduate Certificate in Career Development Practice
Recognition of Prior Learning (RPL)
For information on the RPL process please access the following link to view the short video
A brief summary about the important dates relating to the course.
** Enrolments for 2018 Mid - Year intake are now OPEN **
2018 Mid -Year Intake
** ENROLMENTS NOW CLOSED **
|Start Date: Monday 6th August 2018|
|Induction Workshop: Wednesday 8th August 2018, 9-3:30pm|
|Workshop 1 - Strategic Planning for Career Services Thursday 13th September 2018, 9-4pm|
|Workshop 2 - Advanced Careers Counselling: Tuesday 16th & Wednesday 17th April 2019, 9-4pm both days|
|RPL Assessment: By appointment|
|Course Completion Date: Friday 2nd August 2019|
Census Dates: Part A - Friday 21 September 2018
Part B - Friday 11th January 2019
Part C - Friday 12th April 2019
Part D - Friday 21 June 2019
** ENROLMENTS OPEN OCTOBER 2018 **
|Start Date: March 2019|
|Induction Workshop: March 2019|
|Workshop 1 - Strategic Planning for Career Services: April 2019, 9-4pm|
|Workshop 2 - Advanced Careers Counselling: October 2019 9-4pm (2 x day workshop)|
|RPL Assessment: By appointment|
|Course Completion Date: March 2020|
2018 Study Webinar Dates
As a form of additional support available to all enrolled students we would like to offer study webinar sessions throughout the year. Please see below for webinar dates and times for 2018/ 2019:
Webinars will run from 10 - 10:30am on the following dates:
|Schedule of fees||
Course Fees 2018 - 2019
|Mixed Mode Delivery - $6510||Online Delivery Mode - $5000|
|RPL Administration||$350 per unit||No further discount for RPL|
|Additional Possible Costs|
|Re-Issue of Statement of Attainment||$55|
|Re-Issue of Transcript of Results||$55|
|12 months CEAV Student Membership||$55|
If you are interested in this 1 year part time course you will need to complete the application form and return it to CEAV Institute.