Immigrant Success Canada – Your Success Support in Canada

Your Success for 20 Years in Canada
``Hello, I am Charlie.``

I am passionate about helping aspiring immigrants navigate their journey to Canada.
As a first generation immigrant with 23 years of experience living and working in Canada, I understand the challenges and opportunities that newcomers will encounter when starting their new lives in this diverse and welcoming country.
My mission is to empower immigrants with the knowledge, skills, and support they need to successfully integrate into Canadian society, build fulfilling careers, and create a brighter future for themselves and their families.
Based on my own incredible journey in Canada, I developed a unique coaching program for aspiring immigrants. My experience spans more than 20 years and this program has been developed in collaboration with two coaches, Emanuel and Kris.
I am committed to providing personalized guidance, cultural insights, and resources to ensure that each newcomer can thrive in their new home.
Let’s embark on this exciting journey together and make your Canadian dream a reality.
Be happy and successful for 20 years in Canada!

Program Application Form

Self Assessment



How to choose your and your family education in Canada

Work & Life Balance

How to land a
perfect job for you

Natural Environment

How to enjoy
Canada fully

Success Action Plan

Your roadmap in Canada
For the next 20 years

Certificate of Immigrant Success Canada (ISC) Program

An Action Plan for Success in Canada for 20 years

  • Fall 2022 Program – 5 months, from October 1, 2022, to February 28, 2023
  • Spring 2023 Program – 5 months, from April 1, 2023, to August 31, 2023
  • Fall 2023 Program – 5 months, from October 1, 2023, to February 28, 2024


Who can benefit from our program?

Our program is beneficial for a new immigrant who wants to gain a better understanding of his/her personal lifestyle in Canada, learn how to be a more successful immigrant in Canada, and to maximize his/her growth while facing current challenges and opportunities in Canada.

Our Coaching

Unique Strength of Our program

Our program was created by the unique strengths of three coaches in communication and leadership, using the combined real-life Canadian experiences of more than 75 years in these fields.

Who We Are?

We are immigration coaches because we possess a combination of deep coaching expertise across many contexts in immigration, street credibility through our own practical experience, and a passion for supporting immigrants’ personal development journeys.
Through our ISC Program, immigrants master ISC’s unique experiential learning approaches, stay connected with our leading-edge knowledge about immigration trends and frameworks, and constantly update themselves with the latest research and assessment tools to support immigration success.

Company history

March 2018 – Official start of Immigrant Success Canada via  KoreaCanada with a Youtube video, Youtube channel name – “Hi, I‘m Charlie Baek, a Canadian civil servant.” Immigrant Success Canada (formerly idea was born during Charlie Baek’s trip to South Korea to watch Winter Olympics.

October 2018 – Brad Moore joins Immigrant Success Canada.

January 2019 – Started serving clients

February 2021 – Kris Nelson joins Immigrant Success Canada.

April 2022 – Emanuel Petrescu joins Immigrant Success Canada.

September 2023 – Mounia Matta joins Immigrant Success Canada.

Founder & Coach

Charlie Baek

  • An MBA from Ivey Business School, a CPA (Chartered Professional Accountant), an civil servant in Canada
  • A volunteer CPA Ontario Discipline committee member ( works a role of a judge or adjudicator for the public and accountants)
  • Currently works for a provincial government in Canada
  • A Toastmasters Division Director
  • A volunteer organizer for a Tennis community in the city
  • Immigrated into Canada in 2000 from South Korea


Immigration Consultancy 95%
Life Coaching & Personal Finance 95%


Kris Nelson

  • A Toastmasters District Director, 
  • An English language & communication coach, 
  • A communication coach for job interviews, 
  • A business owner and a mentor


Student Consultancy 95%
Communication Consultancy 95%


Emanuel Petrescu

  • BA in Business Administration,
  • 10+ years of experience in Digital Marketing,
  • Immigration Mentor
  • Toastmasters Public Relations Manager for a district.


Motivation 95%
Career Consultancy 95%

Selection Process

  1. We accept only very few qualified applicants through our extremely rigorous selection criteria.
  2. We accept only 5 participants who fit our ideal participant profile in our program.
  3. We accept participants whom we can coach fully, which is 100%.

Ideal Participants

  1. Well-employed in her/his home country
  2. A family with children – A minimum of one child
  3. Age between 25 and 35
  4. Have a long-term view of life in Canada – A minimum of 20 years
    Adventurous, passionate, and persistent

Two Program Options are available for you.
1. The whole program of 5 modules, or
2. Only specific modules you choose

Program options

1. The whole program

You take the entire 5 modules. On this option, you get a scholarship, which reduces your tuition. We strongly recommend this option because you get the best outcomes by taking the whole 5 modules.

2. Only specific modules

You take a module or modules you choose.

  • Scholarship or a lower fee is available for eligible applicants.

Here is how our scholarship and a lower fee work:

  1. The applicant submits his/her program application form to us.
  2. In a separate email, the applicant writes his/her desired scholarship amount and/or a new proposed program fee, including the following:
    1. Scholarship amount you want to receive
    2. Why are you eligible for the scholarship?
    3. A new proposed program fee you want to pay for the program
    4. Why and how do you support your new proposed fee?
  3. We evaluate the application without opening the applicant’s email that contains the scholarship and/or a new proposed program fee.
  4. Only when we determine that the applicant is qualified for the program we open the applicant’s program fee email.
  5. After considering all relevant factors, such as the application form, scholarship and a proposed program fee email, we decide on the final program fee and notify the applicant of our final price.

A Real Example of Success

At the time of immigration 2023
Age 35 59
Education Bachelor

Master (MBA, Ivey Business School, Western University)

CPA (Chartered Professional Accountant)

Job Finance Manager at a global German company Senior Analyst at a provincial government in Canada
Spouse Homemaker, 30 years old Small Business Owner, 54 years old
Children Son, 3 years old

Son, 26 years old – works for an accounting company in Toronto, Accounting Degree from University of Toronto

Daughter, 21 years old, a forth-year student studying business at McGill University in Montreal

Long-term view Living in Canada for 35 years Have lived in Canada since 2000
Modules Examples
Self-assessment * Assessed my character on adventure, passion and risk-taking,
* Considered family & children
* Recognized the importance of education in Canada
Education * Obtained an MBA
* Earned a CPA
* Became a Toastmaster
* Hired & learning from English communication executive coaches
Work & life balance * Having a stable government job
* Enjoying playing tennis
* Living in a nice community
Natural environment * Enjoying fresh air, water and nice weather
* Relaxing in the beautiful nature of trees, animals and birds
* Volunteering activities for the community and accountants
Action plan for 20 years * Planned for 20 years in Canada in key areas – health, family and finances.
* Focused on planning, personal development and financial independence.
* Maintained a positive attitude, flexibility and resilience.

Meet Our Advisory Board

Martha Chan

Brad Moore

Alana MacIntyre

Chris Walsh

Rich Fleming