Instructor / Registry Members Only


Course Management Resources

The 5th Edition, NCDA FCD Training and Certification Program Instructor and Student Manuals will soon be available to all NCDA FCD Instructors on the Registry. To obtain  your free access, Register Now!

All NCDA FCD Instructors on the Registry will receive complimentary access to the electronic version of the Instructor Manual or a complimentary print copy can be obtained for $25 (US shipping) to cover shipping and handling fees. (please note International shipping will be billed at actual cost) Complimentary access is available until February 29, 2024.

Terms and Definitions

Curriculum Updates: Chapter 6 Multicultural Populations

FCD Training and Credentialing Chart

NCDA FCD Instructor Webinar Series

Instructors Bio and Calendar Listing Forms

FCD Instructor Survey Link for Free NCDA Membership for Completers

Continuing Education Requirements for FCD and SCDA Instructors

Frequently Asked Questions

Curriculum Resources

The following resources are available for Registry Members Only:

The supplemental activities, supplemental materials, references and additional resources for the NCDA Curriculum have been gathered and organized by the career development competency addressed. We hope you will find these additional materials helpful in your teaching experience.

NCDA Assessments

We have two different Facilitating Career Development assessments available to Registry Members. You can request the assessments by contacting Mary Ann Powell, NCDA Special Projects Director.

Source of Materials:  

Links are provided as a service and convenience for registered Instructors. NCDA cannot be responsible for the content of other websites. To report inaccuracies or to submit activities or links, please email Mary Ann Powell.  

Professional Development

All NCDA Instructors and those individuals who hold a CCSP are required to obtain 30 hours of continuing education during each 3-year period. GCDF credential holders are required to obtain 75 hours of Continuing Education during each 5-year certification period.

All Continuing Educations Units (CEUs) must relate to one of the 12 Career Development Competencies (listed under Learn About FCD Training). NCDA Instructors and CCSP holders will be audited at the end of their 3-year certification period by NCDA. GCDFs will be audited at the end of their 5-year certification period by the Center for Credentialing and Education (CCE).

Continuing Education Units (CEU's)

You can obtain CEU's by attending conferences. CLICK HERE for NCDA Conference information.

Visit the Professional Development section of the website, by using the top navigation bar. Be sure to view the Continuing Education page and see the Continuing Education Provider Directory.