CPL (2022, Summer)

Professional Development

Professional Development


COVID-19 Liability Waiver

To register for the Summer 2022 CPL Certification Institutes, attendees must sign and return the Waiver of Liability and Indemnity Related to COVID-19.

Download the document HERE.

Signed waivers should be emailed to Claudia Maness, NCPN Director, at cdmaness@cord.org.


Dates: June 23–24

Location: Wojcik Conference Center at Harper College, Palatine, IL

Fee: $599 (includes continental breakfast and lunch both days)


  • Day 1: 8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
  • Day 2: 8:00 a.m.–2:00 p.m.

Registration Deadline: June 10, or when workshops reach capacity

What Is Being Offered

Career Pathways Leadership Certification I: Introduction to Career Pathways

Sample topics: Need for Career Pathways Partnerships, Sector Identification and Employer Engagement, Initial Professional Development, Program Design and Delivery, Funding, Need for Communication

Career Pathways Leadership Certification II: Deep Dive into Career Pathways

Sample topics: Academic Achievement, Career Planning, Professional Development with Stakeholder, Career Pathways Refinement and Implementation, Beginning with the End in Mind, Full Career Pathway Assessment, Strong Postsecondary Connections

CPL I and II will take place simultaneously, so attendees will select one on the registration form.

Bring Your Team!

TEAMs of FIVE or more people can register for $549 per person.
To register your team, contact workshops@cord.org.


Hilton Garden Inn
1191 Woodfield Rd.
Schaumburg, IL 60173

Reservation deadline: June 2, 2022

Special CPL workshop rate: $119 + tax per night

Parking: Complimentary self-parking / No valet parking

Two Ways to Reserve Rooms

  • By phone: 847-524-0455 (Mention CORD CPL to get the special rate.)

Reservation Policies

  • Purchase orders not accepted.
  • A credit card is required to confirm a reservation. The credit card will be used for a guarantee to hold your room. It will not be charged at the time of booking.
  • Should reservations be cancelled within 48 hours of arrival, one night’s room plus tax will be charged to credit card on file.


Airport: Chicago O’Hare is approximately 16 miles from the hotel and approximately 16 miles from Harper College.

Transportation to Harper College: Participants will need to provide their own transportation from the hotel to the training at the college. Harper College is approximately 4 miles from the Hilton Garden Inn in Schaumburg.