VIU International students

Custom Training

About Custom Training

Vancouver Island University is a government accredited degree-granting institution, recognized as a leader in international education in Canada and around the world. VIU combines the best of the Canadian university and college traditions—students and professionals access quality bachelor’s and MBA degrees, as well as practical career-oriented diploma and certificate programs at our three campuses in British Columbia, Canada.

Businesses, educational institutions, governments or industries that are upgrading technologies, training new staff, improving services, or developing management techniques utilize the educational consulting services of Vancouver Island University. VIU’s highly qualified staff can assist in making these systems and services more efficient, effective and productive.

VIU has over 600 academic and career/vocational faculty members who are leaders in their disciplines and have extensive experience in curriculum development, teaching methodology development, and “train-the-trainer” projects and contracts.

VIU is an active member of the Association of Canadian Community Colleges (ACCC), and the Association of Universities and Colleges of Canada (AUCC).

Custom Training

VIU has extensive experience in developing a wide range of custom-designed training programs and delivering these programs in Canada and around the world.


We can develop the following programs:

  • training needs analysis
  • training for trainers
  • teacher training
  • instructional materials development
  • new technologies training
  • business management development
  • human resource development and planning
  • technical assistance for business, industry, education and development projects
  • English language training and support

Your Results

Participants in our customized training have experienced the following results:

  • increased productivity
  • improved products and services
  • integration of new technologies
  • reduced maintenance costs
  • satisfied employees and clients