The Indigenous Certification Board of Canada grants professional certification to First Nations, Inuit and Metis practitioners working in addictions, mental wellness, community and family support and other non regulated allied occupations.


ICBOC accredits culturally competent, culturally safe education and training that match our certification standards and requirements, and that is developed and delivered by universities, colleges, training organizations and companies, training conferences, and independent trainers.


ICBOC provides information on education and training programs available nationwide in the fields related to its certifications and offers personal guidance on the training needed to satisfy its certification standards and requirements.

About Us

ICBOC is a national Indigenous professional certification body that ensures the recognition and maintenance of indigenous workers occupations related to addictions and mental wellness as well as in other unregulated fields.


2020 ICBOC National Awards

We are very happy to announce that we are now receiving nominations for the 2020 ICBOC National Awards! Below you will find links to two documents. A nomination form along with a document that outlines the process for receiving a nomination. We urge you to share this...

Board of Directors Opening

On October 1, 2019 there will be an opening on the Board of Directors of the Indigenous Certification Board of Canada. We would like to invite Indigenous people from across the country to apply to become a member of our Board. If you feel you have the time, experience...

Management Track Program

TO ALL ICBOC POTENTIAL AND EXISTING CERTIFIED PROFESSIONALS: Are you interested in continuing on your professional development toward a career in Health Management? If yes, let us know about it and we will give you the information you need. As sister and partner...