Oversees the training, examination, certification and medical fitness of all seafarers.
Services and information
What you need to know prior to applying for a Canadian Marine Medical Certificate, the application process and relevant restrictions.
Information for current MMEs and qualified individuals wanting to become MMEs.
Standards for marine education, marine medical training, seafarer certification, registry and records.
Mandatory training programs, ship security training, recognized training institutions and organizations, testimonial for seafarers.
Requirements and process to apply for, and acquire a seafarer recruitment and placement service (SRPS) licence.
Request a Canadian Endorsement Attesting the Recognition of a Foreign Certificate Through the Reciprocal Arrangement
Requirements and process to apply for a Canadian endorsement.
Discover the rights and responsibilities for all in the workplace, and learn about health and wellness, workplace hazards and injury prevention.
Information on the issuance, suspension and cancellation of a marine licence or certificate.
Transport Canada, the Royal Canadian Navy and the Department of Veterans’ Affairs are working on a project that will give certain naval trades credits towards a commercial marine certificate under the Marine Personnel Regulations (MPR).
Project to create a new way to deliver seafarer certification services.
Assesses qualifications given to seafarers by an authority other than the Minister of Transport.