Customized Short-Term Training and Study Tours

UFV International offers short-term programs which are individually planned to meet the requirements of participants. Using the facilities and professional staff and faculty available at UFV, training programs can be custom-designed to meet the special requirements of different groups in a wide variety of career and interest areas, such as teaching, administration, business, English, agriculture, trades, and more.

We invite you to experience Canada's beauty, heritage, and traditions and actively participate in all parts of the program from sightseeing to classroom activities.

Sample short-term training and study tours offered:

Teacher training

Learn about Western approaches to teaching and curriculum development

English language teacher

Improve your English language teaching with techniques from our TESL experts and observe ESL classes in session

Senior administration training

UFV’s senior staff share their expertise in western education practice trends and working with western partners

ESL and cultural immersion study tour

Designed for students, our 2-3 week tour includes ESL instruction (TOEIC prep available) with local activities and tours. This is an unforgettable experience!

Business English and golf academy

Access to state of the art swing analysis equipment, executive golf courses and Business English courses

Adventure tourism for corporate retreats or study tours

Winter and Summer adventures await with our expert guides in leadership and the great outdoors. Experience Canada as it is meant to be experienced!

Intensive ESL training and program-specific terminology

Multi-level, multi-discipline intensive ESL with subject specific terminology training

Specialized programs

UFV offers customized programs in ESL, arts, science, health, business, hospitality, agriculture, trades, and more

If you do not see an area of training here that you are interested in, please email us to discuss how our expert faculty can customize a program for you.


Contact Us

For more information on short-term programs, or to request a quote, please contact:

Kara Bertram
Group and Contract Training Coordinator
Email: Kara.Bertram@ufv.ca
Phone: 1-604-504-7441 x 2474


About the University of the Fraser Valley

The University of the Fraser Valley (UFV) is an accredited public Canadian university, located just one hour from Vancouver, B.C., Canada. We are home to more than 700 international and approximately 15,000 Canadian students enrolled in over 100 different programs earning Master’s and Bachelor’s degrees, diplomas and certificates.

UFV is a committed, learning-centred institution recognized nationally for quality of teaching, student success and satisfaction. Learn more about UFV.

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