QCF Level 6 Diploma in Career Guidance and Development – Birmingham

Start date – 5th November 2020

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As the professional body for the career development sector the CDI Academy is delighted to offer a face to face taught training programme for the QCF Level 6 Diploma in Career Guidance and Development.

This work-based qualification is designed for practitioners whose role involves providing personal career guidance and development to clients. Successful completion meets the qualification requirement for the UK Register of Career Development Professionals.

 The QCF level 6 programme provides essential training for

  • Those who are already employed and wish to achieve a level 6 qualification providing access to the UK Register of Career Development Professionals
  • Those who have completed the CDI Certificate in Career Leadership and want to extend their qualification to deliver Career Guidance
  • Those holding a pre-2011 NVQ 4 in Advice and Guidance or LDSS and wishing to gain recognition at level 6



Programme duration and cost



Taught Days

Cost (Face to Face)

Cost (Online)

Full Level 6 qualification

March 2020 to June 2021

15 months




7 mandatory units only March 2020 to February 2021

11 months




3 unit upgrade for those with NVQ level 4 pre 2011 April 2020 to February 2021

10 months





Payment in full must be made before the course begins and is non-refundable Costs cover the taught input days, tutor support, assessment, internal and external quality assurance, OCR registration and certification. Lunch and refreshments on the training days are also provided. You will also be provided with bespoke Work Books for each unit and access to resources.

If you have any questions please contact Marion Edwards, CDI Academy Manager at marion.edwards@thecdi.net

Upcoming Dates for this event

  • Thu 05 Nov 2020 (Deadline for booking tickets is Thu 22 Oct 2020)
  • Jurys Inn, Birmingham, 245 Broad Street, Birmingham