Master Federal Career Advisor
Become a Master Federal Career Advisor
We are the experts at helping people find, apply for, and land federal jobs, and we are now offering you the opportunity to learn from the best! Did you know that with 2.8M employees, the federal government is the largest employer in our country? On top of that, there are up to 20,000 federal jobs posted online every day!
Assist Others Apply for and Land Federal Jobs
Thousands of people out there want to apply, but they are often confused and overwhelmed by the massive amount of jobs and application requirements. They need your help, and by becoming an MFCA, you will be able to inform and empower them with resources and support. Being a career coach is a career! With our brand-new five-week online course designed for the busy professional, it’s never been easier to become an MFCA than it is right now!
This certification is perfect for college counselors and advisors, military readiness and transition specialists, family readiness specialists, Department of Labor employees, federal human resources hiring officials, professional career coaches and more…
Navigating through the federal employment landscape can be quite a tedious and intimidating task
The Master Federal Career Advisor (MFCA) certification shares the insight and knowledge we have gained over the past several decades. (See the comprehensive outline below).
Among other things, the MFCA certification will provide you with the knowledge and resources to help shape your clients’ understanding of the federal employment landscape in the 21st Century. Additionally, you will learn how to determine your clients’ qualifications and coach them in finding jobs and developing effective application materials. The “Coach’s Toolbox” will add huge value and help you to be a more effective coach by you with powerful, relevant resources such as job-winning resume samples and templates tailored for each of the popular online resume systems in use today.
All of this Great Information is Presented in CPG’s 5-Check Point Modules
We make it easy to read and interpret as each section builds on the last. Although you can take the certification at your own pace, the recommended approach is a 6-week process. Each week, you will cover one checkpoint and take a quiz to ensure your mastery of the information. After completing each checkpoint, you will take the final exam on week six.
As a career coach, career or guidance counselor, military readiness officer, or other advisory position professional, you will encounter clients from a broad range of professional backgrounds and experience levels, each on their own path.
Being a Master Federal Career Advisor is a Career Path too!
Do you want to learn from the industry leader how to be the best coach you can be, and how to educate and empower your clients on navigating today’s federal job landscape to achieve their own career goals?
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Master Federal Career Advisor Outline
Check Point 1
- Understanding the federal job landscape in the 21st century
- The Federal Employment Landscape
- Benefits of Working for the Federal Government
- General Schedule, Wage Grade, Pay Bands, and Other Federal Pay Scales
- How Long Does It Take to Gain Federal Employment?
- How to Find Federal Job Openings
Check Point 2
Check Point 3
- What job seeker's need to know about federal resumes
- Writing a Federal Resume: Examples of a Headline Format Resume Other Federal Resume Formats
Check Point 4
- Coaching job seeker's on questionnaires and narrative statements
- Understanding Occupational Questionnaires, KSAs, and Other Supplemental Information
Check Point 5
- Empowering job seeker's with resources and support
- Interviewing for a Federal Job
- Federal Student and Other Internship Programs
Each Check Point includes a quiz.
COACH'S Toolbox (5 Professionally Written Federal Resume samples)
- 1. Blank USAJobs Resume builder
- 2. General Resume builder
- 3. Vision Statement Worksheet
- 4. Accomplishments Worksheet
- 5. KSA Worksheet
Every three years on the anniversary date of your initial certification, you will be required to recertify as a Master Federal Career Advisor. The cost to recertify is $695.00. Recertification can be completed online and virtually.
The Master Federal Career Advisor Certification is valid for three years. It does not authorize a MFCA to train groups of individuals; the purpose is for the MFCA to assist their clients one on one to understand, navigate and advise federal job seekers. It is an individual certification to advance the individual’s knowledge. The cost for our online course, study guide, and exam to become a Master Federal Career Advisor is $1,295.00; no travel is required.
Call us for details at 800-471-9201.