A milestone in Indigenous, state relations

Thursday October 24th 2019. Dirk Meissner writes for Star Metro Vancouver VICTORIA – British Columbia is set to become the first province to introduce human rights legislation to implement the United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples ensuring Indigenous Peoples are full participants in all aspects of the province. Grand Chief Ed John […]

‘Doing Politics Differently’

Thursday October 24th 2019 Laura Kane writes for Star Metro Vancouver Jody Wilson-Raybould is the latest MP to sit as an Independent in the Commons. Citing electoral reform and Indigenous reconciliation as her priorities, how is Wilson-Raybould going to reach her goals in Parliament? She plans to support progressive legislation and attempt to improve or […]

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 information with your immediate Supervisor or Program Director. […]

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 and national contacts, to assist ICBOC […]

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 organizations, sharing the same vision of a confident, qualified and effective Indigenous […]


The Origin Healing for Professionals training, developed and delivered by Evolutionary Coach Charis Curtis offers a total of 48 hours of training over 6 days. Option 1: November 5-11 (6 days) and Option 2: November 22-28 (6 days) in Kitamaat Village. The hours from this ICBOC-accredited training can be applied by training participants toward their […]

IMPORTANT : ICBOC-acceptable Training Certificates

IMPORTANT NOTE TO APPLICANTS ON PROOF OF TRAINING Many providers are not aware of the way their certificates should be written for professional certification purpose. Please request from them ICBOC-acceptable certificates bearing, their logo and signature, your full name, the title(s) and date(s) of each training, and the exact number of completed hours. If certificates […]

Liability Insurance Program Available

Holman Insurance Brokers Ltd and ICBOC have partnered to offer certified members providing counselling services a competitive and comprehensive Insurance program. Premium Start at $270 a year professional & general liability for limits of $1,000.000 per claim; $5,000.000 Aggregate. View details: 

Job opportunities for positions in the Addictions and Wellness fields in Metro Vancouver

The METRO VANCOUVER INDIGENOUS SERVICES SOCIETY (MVISS), a subsidiary of the Metro Vancouver Aboriginal Executive Council (MVAEC) is seeking the following personnel for a newly established Mental Wellness and Substance Use agency based in Vancouver, serving Vancouver/ Richmond/ North Shore: One (1) full time, permanent position – Youth Wellness Facilitator & Substance Use counsellor http://www.mvaec.ca/downloads/youth-wellness-counselor-facilitator-1.pdf […]