Early Career Recruiter Certificate



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About the Certificate -

This 5-module certificate equips talent acquisition professionals, hiring managers, campus program leads, and HR leaders with a solid foundation on which to build and execute their early talent strategy.

As a participant in the certificate program, you will learn to:

  • Determine an early careers talent acquisition strategy
  • Build a business case for hiring and retaining student and new grad talent
  • Optimize best practices for branding, sourcing, and success metrics
  • Leverage technology to support the recruitment process
  • Design, build, implement and enhance an early careers program to help your organization to attract, engage and retain a diverse talent pool for critical roles

The content is designed to be highly interactive, promote the exchange of ideas, and build out the professional network of participants through connections made in the program.

Click here for a full program overview with a breakdown of the learning objectives for each module.

Program Delivery –

The Early Career Recruiter Certificate is delivered by award winning professionals with deep subject matter expertise in campus recruitment strategy, early career talent management, and employer branding. 

Module Format -

Each module is one hour in length, from  12:00 – 1:00 pm Eastern, delivered virtually via Zoom, and is recorded for you to reference and reinforce your learning.

There are multiple cohorts each year of the Early Career Recruiter Certificate program  – with dates of the next available cohort(s) listed below.

Accelerated Format -

This programming option delivers the program content in an accelerated 1-day format (virtually or in-person) normally as a part of a Regional PD event or the CACEE National Conference.  Dates of the next accelerated cohort of the Early Career Recruiter Certificate program are noted below.

Pricing -

All Modules: $498 Members | $687 Non-Members | $249 Students*

Per Module: $105 Members | $145 Non-Members | $55 Students*

 * you must be a full time student in an HR, Leadership, Career Development or Business Program to be eligible for the student rate.

Registration - 

Spring 2024 - 1-day Accelerated Format =>  June 14th* (in-person or virtually)

Complete the certificate in a single day In-Person or Virtually as a part of the 2024 CACEE Ontario PD Event & AGM in Ottawa, ON. Full programming details and additional information are available here.

To Register =>  Click here to be taken to the CACEE PD Event & AGM event page. And, then complete your registration using the link for the Early Career Certificate Program at either the member or non-member rate at the bottom of the page.

*Added Value - In-Person participants can take part in all programming on June 13th as well as the Career Educator and Employer Connections Breakfast, Keynote Presentation and Networking Social on June 14th as a part of their registration.  Virtual attendees have the option to participate in the Keynote Presentation as a part of their registration at no additional cost. 

*NOTE* Please save the dates and times in your calendar.  A reminder and full events package with logistical details will be sent 48-hours prior to the session. 

Stay Tuned For Additional Summer and Fall 2024 Dates!