Please note:

Employers: You may qualify for the Canada-Ontario Job Grant, which offers financial support to enrol your employees in this course.

For information about the application process, please email Erika Ellis at


Are you seeking a career with a focus on providing information and guidance to help individuals navigate career transitions while supporting their employment and educational goals? This micro-credential is intended as an introduction for those aiming to work in employment and career-focused service agencies. Eager to expand your skill set? Continue your studies; this micro-credential is stackable with Employment & Career Coaching Essentials: Part II. Admission requirements: Students must have completed an Ontario College Diploma, Advanced Diploma, Degree or equivalent OR have a minimum of 5 (five) years of full-time work experience, within the past ten years, as an employment counsellor, career advisor, human resources professional or similar role.

Completion Requirements

For successful completion of this micro-credential, students will successfully complete and pass all courses listed.



Awarded by the Registrar's Office to those who have successfully completed a defined list of related courses that focus on a specific competency. Typically less than 136 hours and include assessment. The quality criteria are determined by the college.


Visit your Student Portal to track your progress. When you have successfully completed the requirements, you can print your certificate.