Applying the Standards and Guidelines: A Practical Guide provides concrete examples of applications of the Standards and Guidelines (S&Gs) that suit different settings and professional development needs. It includes step-by-step instructions for a variety of applications and helpful hints for applying the S&Gs to:

1) Training
2) Self-assessment
3) Human resource development
4) Quality assurance
5) The advancement of professional associations 

Promising Practices in the Application of the Canadian Standards and Guidelines for Career Development Practitioners is a booklet that summarizes the lessons learned from the application of the S&Gs across the country in a variety of settings and for a variety of professional development objectives.