United States Required Training

Training Providers

GCDF credential applicants are required to complete a minimum of 120 hours of training from one of CCE’s Registered Credential Training Providers (RCTP).

GCDF training opportunities vary from country to country. Training towards GCDF certification must be completed with a CCE approved training provider. See below for the listing of approved training providers.

Live Program

Career Span, Inc.

Website: www.careerspanusa.com

CCE-approved training provider of the 120 hour core competency training for the GCDF core competency training.

Carla Hunter
4916 Waynes Blvd.
Lexington, KY 40513
Tel: +1.859.608.9756
Email: careerspan@gmail.com
Live Program

California State University at Chico

California State University at Chico is a CCE-approved training provider for the 120 hr GCDF core competency training.

Lee Walker Hirschbein
College of Behavioral and Social Sciences CSU, Chico.
Chico, California 95929-0450
Tel: +1.530.898.5688
Email: lwalker@csuchico.edu
Online

Career Solutions: Preparing Pathfinders and Guides, LLC

Website:workforcecareersolutions.com

Career Solutions: Preparing Pathfinders and Guides, LLC is a CCE-approved training provider for the 120 hr GCDF core competency training.

Career Solutions: Preparing Pathfinders and Guides, LLC
30 Lake View Terrace
Columbus, NJ 08022
Email: careersolutionsgcdf@gmail.com
Live Program & Online

Sally Gelardin, Ed.D.

Website: floydgelardin.digication.com

Dr. Sally Gelardin is a CCE-approved training provider for the 120 hour GCDF core competency training.

Dr. Sally Gelardin
79 Parkview Circle
Corte Madera, CA 94925
Tel: +1.415.312.4294
Email: sal@gelardin.net
Live Program

Diana Hart

Diana Hart is a CCE-approved training provider for the 120 hr GCDF core competency training.

Diana Hart
3100 S. Sheridan C1-189
Denver, CO 80227
Tel: +1.303.797.5942
Live Program & Online

National Career Development Association (NCDA)

Website: associationdatabase.com

The National Career Development Association (NCDA) is a CCE-approved training provider for the 120 hr GCDF core competency training.

Mary Ann Powell
305 North Beech Circle
Broken Arrow, OK 74012
Tel: +1.918.663.7060
Email: mpowell@ncda.org
Live Program & Online

National Employment Counseling Association (NECA)

Website: www.employmentcounseling.org

The National Employment Counseling Association (NECA) is a CCE-approved training provider of the 120 hour core competency training.

Kay Brawley, Ph.D
38 Ocean Way
Ponce Inlet, FL 32127
Tel: +1.410.459.6282
Email: kbrawley@mindspring.com
Live Program

National Institute of Corrections

Website: nicic.gov

The National Institute of Corrections is a CCE-approved training provider for the 120 hr GCDF core competency training.

Francina C. Carter
320 First St NW
Washington, DC 20534
Tel: +1.800.995.6423 x40117
Email: fccarter@bop.gov
Online Program

Normandale Community College

Website: www.normandale.edu

Normandale Community College is a CCE-approved training provider for the 120 hr GCDF core competency training.

Normandale Community College
9700 France Avenue
S. Bloomington, MN 55431
Tel: +1.952.358.8343
Email: ncal@normandale.edu
Live Program & Online

North Carolina Workforce Development Center

Website: www.nccommerce.com

North Carolina Workforce Development Center is a CCE-approved training provider for the 120 hr GCDF core competency training.

Nona Stell
Street Address:
313 Chapanoke Road
Raleigh, NC 27699-4351
Mailing Address:
4351 Mail Service Center
Raleigh, NC 27699-4351
Tel: +1.919.814.0399
Live Program & Online

Jim Peacock

Website: www.peak-careers.com

Jim Peacock is a CCE-approved training provider for the 120 hr GCDF core competency training.

Jim Peacock
Tel: +1.207.649.9761
Email: Jimpeacock@Peak-Careers.com
Live/Virtual, On-Demand

Wayne State University

Website: education.wayne.edu

Wayne State University is a CCE-approved GCDF training provider for the following 120-hour course: Master of Arts in Counseling (M.A.).

Dr Shadin Atiyeh
Wayne State University
441 Education Bldg
Detroit, MI 48202
Tel: +1 313-577-1620
Email: fz8816@wayne.edu
Live Program & Online

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Website: Professional Development: Facilitating Career Development (FCD) - Counseling Psychology (wisc.edu)

University of Wisconsin-Madison - Department of Counseling Psychology is a CCE-approved training provider of the 120 hour core competency training for the GCDF core competency training.

Judith Ettinger
University of Wisconsin-Madison
Department of Counseling Psychology
1025 W. Johnson St
964 Ed. Sci. Building
Madison, WI 53706-1796
Tel: +1.608.225.0175
Email: jmetting@wisc.edu
Live Program & Online

Workforce Development Professionals Network (WDPN)
Enhanced GCDF- Adult Development

Workforce Development Professionals Network (WDPN) is a CCE-approved training provider for the 120 hr GCDF core competency training.

Bill Freed
Workforce Development Professional Network & CareerWired.com
2 Ovid Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15205
Tel: +1.412.923.8510
Email: billfreed14@gmail.com
Distance Learning

Workforce Development Professionals Network (WDPN)
Enhanced GCDF- Youth Development

Workforce Development Professionals Network (WDPN) is a CCE-approved training provider for the 120 hr GCDF core competency training.

Bill Freed
Workforce Development Professional Network & CareerWired.com
2 Ovid Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15205
Tel: +1.412.923.8510
Email: billfreed14@gmail.com
Live/Virtual, On-Demand

Workforce Ready Solutions, LLC

Website: wfrsllc.com

Workforce Ready Solutions, LLC is a CCE-approved GCDF core competency training provider for the following 120-hour course: Facilitating Career Development (FCD) Training.

Charise Wilson
Workforce Ready Solutions, LLC (wfrsllc.com)
Woonsocket, RI 02895
Tel: +1.401.526.9090
Email: charise@wfrsllc.com

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