Professional and Continuing Studies’ micro-credentials are intentionally designed to provide you with accessible, flexible and industry-aligned learning that will propel you and your career to the next level. Our programs provide you with a personalised platform to jumpstart your confidence and elevate your ability to become a key contributor in your workplace. Wherever that might be.
The future-ready skillset required to thrive in an increasingly complex working environment is also shifting. Continue your learning journey with us and embark on a personalized pathway toward additional academic credentials when you’re ready.
We regularly add new and innovative programming to our suite of learning experiences. Please check back with us soon to find the next program that can propel your career.
The Alternative Dispute Resolution Institute of British Columbia’s (ADRBC) Interactive online Arbitrator Training Course provides both lawyers and non-lawyers with the basic skills necessary to become an effective Arbitrator. The course provides an introduction to the basic principles of law governing contract law, an intensive review of the conduct of arbitration proceedings, the BC Arbitration Act, and the commonly used rules of procedure. Additionally, students will learn how to conduct a hearing and how to write a reasoned award.
Mineral exploration, mining and environmental services are some of the most important sectors of the BC economy. The need for mineral products is increasing as we transition to a low-carbon economy and the sound environmental management of mining and other development activities such as roads, forestry and right of ways is critical to the sustainable development of BC’s economy. This program will prepare graduates for field assistant positions in mineral exploration, mining and environmental services and provide a step toward a career in natural resources and environmental management.