Transport Canada Courses

Preparing you for advancement in your career at sea

Students entering Transport Canada Certification Training Programs are required to be familiar with Transport Canada regulations governing the examination and certification of seafarers.

Transport Canada requires that candidates attempting certification examinations have specific minimum periods of sea-service and/or prior certification qualifications.

Applicants should refer to Transport Canada's TP2293 for details on the periods of time required for each certificate. Candidates interested in pursuing Canadian Certification for Seafarers should note that they are subject to certain minimum physical requirements that are prescribed by Transport Canada.

Transport Canada examination and certification of seafarers is available only to Canadian Citizens and landed immigrants. 

Please see Transport Canada’s list of Designated Physicians or visit the Marine Transportation page for more information.

Certificates