CDANZ: Career Development Association of New Zealand

Career Development Association of New Zealand

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2015 National Symposium

Theme:      Thriving
Date:         Monday 23rd November
Location:  Wellington
Venue:      Massey University

We gratefully acknowledge Massey University as the Official Venue Partner of the 2015 Symposium

 Call for Abstracts - Career Development Association of New Zealand invite you to submit an abstract for presentation at the CDANZ National Research & Leading Practice Symposium 2015.

Early Bird Registrations will open on 25 July 2015.  

Partnership Opportunities – CDANZ invites businesses/organisations to book a display table at the Symposium and/or sponsor an aspect of the Programme.


Careers Expo Update & Research Project via Lauren (National Development Manager)


Letter to all Members from the Professionalism Working Party - Last year the Professionalism Working Party asked you for feedback about what Professionalism means and how you think we as members demonstrate, or should demonstrate Professionalism in our industry. In this letter the Working Party introduce themselves, report their initial findings and plans for 2015. 

The Career Development Association of New Zealand (CDANZ) represents career practitioners working in a diverse range of roles within a growing and dynamic industry. CDANZ operates as an advocate for its members’ practice standards and professionalism, as well as a national voice for access to well-considered, personally, socially, and economically rewarding career development across the lifespan for all people.

Members of CDANZ work in a range of settings including secondary schools, tertiary education, corporates, rehabilitation, not-for-profit, government agencies, as well as private practice. Services include helping people plan and manage their careers, make informed decisions about their occupation and study, and successfully navigate transitions.

Members of CDANZ are required to continuously enhance their knowledge and skills to work effectively and appropriately within their environment, to meet a range of professional practice competencies, as well as adhere to the CDANZ  code of ethics.

  • Professional Mentoring & Workplace Coaching Skills. Course starts Aug 4th- Auckland

    Special offer for CDANZ on NZ Coaching & Mentoring Centre Supervision & Coaching courses coming up

    These courses are run by Aly McNicoll & Wendy Baker from the NZ Coaching & Mentoring Centre and are offered at a special price for CDANZ members.  

    Professional Mentoring & Workplace Coaching Skills Unitec level 7, 15 credits

    AKL August 4,5,6 & Sept 1,2   $2,750 reduced to $2500 plus GST for CDANZ

    A 5 day course on coaching and mentoring for those who want a recognised coaching qualification and to take their skills to the next level.

    How to enrol

    Go to our website and use CDANZ in the promotional code box to receive your discount. 


  • CDANZ - Peer Supervision Training with Robyn Bailey

    These Peer Supervision Training workshops will be held in 

    Auckland - Monday 3 August, Career NZ, 65 New North Rd, Eden Terrace

    Christchurch - Tuesday 4 August at 9.30am to 5pm, CPIT, Madras St Campus, Room: L203, Christchurch

    Wellington - 19 October, venue to be confirmed (and an early bird rate will be offered).

    Time: 9.30am to 5pm

    PMCDANZ - $75.90
    AMCDANZ -$82.23
    CDANZ Subscriber/Student/Affiliate - $88.55
    Non-CDANZ -  $94.88