Life and Career Development

Lil Lim-Reyes, Client, Career Transition Strategies program

We offer a full range of career counselling and coaching services, aptitude tests, courses, and workshops to adults in all stages of life. Our professional counsellors, consultants, and instructors support and guide you in assessing your skills, interests, and strengths, exploring career paths, and building interpersonal communication skills to achieve your personal and career goals.

Are you a manager, leader, or consultant? Explore our organizational coaching courses and gain the skills and competencies to influence positive change in organizations, and unlock the potential in others.

Have a young person in your life? Teens and young adults can benefit from specialized testing, counselling, and workshops to map out future careers and education options.

Our team and office are located in downtown Vancouver. Career counselling and coaching sessions can be booked in-person at UBC Robson Square, or done via online chat or telephone. We can accommodate a variety of schedules, including evenings and weekends.

Courses and Programs


Course Name
A Coach Approach for Enhanced Facilitation (LC612)   
Adult Career Testing (LC303)   
Appreciative Coaching (LC609)   
Appreciative Inquiry (LC608)   
Assertiveness in Group Settings (LC124)   
Assertiveness Training 1: Communications (LC102)   
Assertiveness Training 2: Emotional Intelligence (LC122)   
Build a Thriving Coaching Career (LC611)   
Career Flow: A Career Navigation Tool for Professionals (LC515)   
Career Transition Strategies Program (LC306)   
Changing the Conversation: From Persuasion to Possibility (LC129)   
Coaching Matters: Skills for the Coaching Conversation (LC511)   
Communicating on the Edge (LC207)   
Courageous Conversations for Leaders (LC119)   
Creating Trust in Challenging Conversations (LC126)   
DiSC® for the Workplace (LC308)   
Emotional Intelligence Assessment (EQi) (LC301)   
Emotions and Behaviours at Work (EBW) (LC367)   
Enhanced Post Secondary Vocational Testing with Emotional Intelligence (LC314)  
EQ for Smart Leadership (LC507)   
Fearless Feedback and Constructive Conflict (LC125)   
Group Leadership and Team Dynamics (LC522)   
High School Vocational Testing (LC300)   
Individual Leadership Coaching (LC365)   
Intercultural Development Inventory (IDI) (MC500)   
Leadership Development Package (LC368)   
Life and Career Planning Session (LC350)   
Managing Emotions, Conflict and Change (LC128)   
MBTI® (Myers-Briggs Type Indicator) (LC302)   
Myers-Briggs Conflict Styles Report (MBTI®) (LC322)   
Post Secondary Vocational Testing (LC304)   
Preparing Presentations (AW656)  
Relationship-Oriented Coaching Summer Institute (SI104)   
Retirement Success Profile (RSP) (LC305)   
Strategic Conversations and Meetings (AW657)   
The Art and Science of Mindfulness (LC731)   
The Power of Appreciative Inquiry: Theory and Practice (SI033)   
UBC Certificate in Organizational Coaching - Free Information Session (LC601)   
University Application Process: Canada (LC342)   
University Application Process: UK (LC341)   
University Application Process: USA (LC343)   
University Exploration: Finding the Best Fit (LC340)   


Organizational Coaching

UBC Certificate Program
The part-time UBC Certificate in Organizational Coaching is an International Coaching Federation-accredited coach training program that offers a path to ICF certification. LEARN MORE