Field Guide by NSCDA
Workshop Facilitator 2

Workshop Facilitator 2

A Workshop Facilitator enables group learning sessions designed to lead to enhanced employment related knowledge and skill acquisition. They use Adult Learning Principles to tailor group activities towards meeting specific career-life planning needs for diverse client groups.

A Workshop Facilitator 2 is a skilled facilitator who not only delivers workshops/training, but researches, designs and develops workshops and materials.

The ideal candidate possesses:

  • Good knowledge of community organizations, service providers, and referral agencies
  • Ability to access and effectively use information and communications technology; conduct research
  • Solid understanding of Labour Market Information (LMI) and its applications
  • Ability to design, organize and implement group sessions with diverse client groups
  • Good understanding of Adult Learning Principles
  • Understanding of program evaluation concepts
  • Ability to research, develop and write workshop content
  • Working knowledge of employment/career related services, programs, and interventions.
  • Post-secondary or equivalent
  • Demonstrated all competencies of CDP 3
  • Facilitation Training
  • Communication
  • Train the Trainer
  • Diversity & Inclusion
  • Mentorship
  • Career Theory
  • Labour Market Information
  • Digital Literacy
  • Research
  • Ethics

View NSCDA Course Catalogue

  • Band 1: Professional Practice: Competencies enabling effective practice. (All Competencies within Band)
  • Band 2: CDP Characteristic: Competencies distinguishing the field of career development practice. (All Competencies within Band)
  • Band 3: CDP Extended: Competencies required to deliver specialized services provided by CDPs. (Competencies 17, 18, 20)
  • Band 4: Outreach and Leadership: Competencies reflecting the strategic role of career development professionals. (Competency 23)

Competency bands are from the National Career Development Professional Competency Framework

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Other Titles
  • Workshop Designer
  • Workshop Content Developer
  • Workshop Coordinator
  • Community Educator
  • Online Educator
  • Training Coordinator
  • Workshop Resource
  • Labour Market Facilitator
  • Instructional Designer

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