Facilitating Career Development (FCD)

Our mission is to advance the career, college, and workplace readiness of youth and adults across education, workplace, family, and community settings.

FCD Classes

The University of Wisconsin–Madison has led the movement to provide training and professional development to those who work in career services. Primarily, our talents lie in providing instruction for the Global Certified Career Development Facilitator (GCDF) certification and the Certified Career Services Provider (CCSP) certification.

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CDF Certification Class


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We also continue to update professionals through our Summer Institutes and annual December Alumni meeting. These events provide an opportunity to network with colleagues and to receive quality professional development training, on new topics every year.

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GCDF and CCSP Training


May 28 – September 13, 2024

*Registration is Closed*


September 3 -December 23, 2024


GCDF Alumni Workshop

December 15, 2023

*Registration is Closed*

Refresher Course

Good through 2024


Summer Institute

July 18 – July 19, 2024

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-All classes and workshops are currently being offered online. –

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