Marine Studies

marineLife on a ship is like no other. We offer complete education – and a full year of experience at sea – to get you ready for your marine career.

Learn in Canada’s most advanced marine simulation and research facility from instructors who are qualified experts. Benefit from our partnerships with Transport Canada and national shipping organizations.

Already work in the marine industry?

We offer a wide variety of courses focused on simulation, research and innovative solutions to advance your skill set or the skill sets of your employees. Check out our Centre for Marine Training and Research to learn more.

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Programs

1. Diplomas (2 years)

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Marine Engineering Technician (Co-op)

Why study Marine Engineering Technician in Canada?

Life aboard ship is like no other! If the sea is calling you, an education at the  Centre for Marine Training and Research can be the start of an exciting and rewarding career.

Our grads get great jobs
Marine industry employers like what they see in our graduates. A shortage of qualified engineering and navigation officers in Canada and abroad means our graduates are in demand. Our graduates find rewarding jobs with rapid advancement, working on the great lakes and on ships at sea worldwide. Starting salaries range from $58,000 to $70,000.

State-of-the-art facilities
The Centre for Marine Training and Research is Canada’s most advanced marine simulation and research centre. Located in beautiful Owen Sound, Ontario, the facility recently underwent an extensive $8-million renovation to enhance hands-on training for students.

Industry support
This program was developed in co-operation with Transport Canada and national shipping companies and relationships with those partner organizations remain strong. Marine companies support this program by providing a variety of inland and coastal placements for cadet work terms, which can lead to employment upon graduation.

Hands-on experience
Students learn through a progressive mix of skills training, shipboard training and academic studies, including navigation training in our marine simulators. The program involves four academic semesters accompanied by two mandatory co-op terms. Engineering cadets (students) get a total of 210 days of sea time over those two work terms.

Accreditation

This program is accredited by the Canadian Association for Co-operative Education (CAFCE).

This accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement for co-operative education programs in Canada, and recognizes Georgian’s commitment to quality in co-op education.

 

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2. Advanced Diplomas (3 years)

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Marine Technology – Navigation (Co-op)

Program description

This program has been planned in co-operation with Transport Canada Marine Safety and Security (TCMSS) and Canada’s shipping companies. It offers a complete education for those seeking employment as a ship’s Navigation Officer. The specialized competencies and work experience also provide the graduate with opportunities for employment in government and in other marine-related industries.

Additional program specific fee information  for Marine Technology – Navigation

Why study Marine Technology – Navigation?

Life aboard ship is like no other! If the sea is calling you, an education at the Georgian’s Centre for Marine Training and Research can be the start of an exciting and rewarding career.

Our grads get great jobs
Marine industry employers like what they see in our graduates. A shortage of qualified engineering and navigation officers in Canada and abroad means our graduates are in demand. Our graduates find rewarding jobs with rapid advancement, working on the great lakes and on ships at sea worldwide. Starting salaries range from $60,000 to $80,000.

State-of-the-art facilities
The Centre for Marine Training and Research is Canada’s most advanced marine simulation and research centre. Located in beautiful he facility recently underwent an extensive $8-million renovation to enhance hands-on training for students.

Industry support
This program was developed in co-operation with Transport Canada and national shipping companies and relationships with those partner organizations remain strong. Marine companies support this program by providing a variety of inland and coastal placements for cadet work terms, which can lead to employment upon graduation.

Hands-on experience
Students learn through a progressive mix of skills training, shipboard training and academic studies, including navigation training in our marine simulators. The program involves six academic semesters accompanied by two mandatory co-op terms. Navigation cadets (students) get a total of 365 days of sea time over those work terms.

This program is highly competitive. Learn about admission requirements for highly competitive programs.

Accreditation

This program is accredited by the Canadian Association for Co-operative Education (CAFCE).

This accreditation represents the highest standard of achievement for co-operative education programs in Canada, and recognizes Georgian’s commitment to quality in co-op education.

3. Graduate Certificates (1 or 2 years)

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Marine Engineering Management

Program description

Students are presented with material designed in co-operation with Transport Canada Marine Safety and Security (TCMSS), and Canada’s shipping companies. Content material includes the academic portion of the TCMSS Engineering Officer Education Training (EOET) program for senior engineering officers. Students develop the knowledge, skills, and professionalism expected to function as part of an engineering team at the management level.

NOTE: This is a Transport Canada designated program.

Admission information

Admission requirements

Applicants must meet ONE of the following requirements to be eligible for admission to this program:

  • Graduates of a Marine Engineering Cadet Training Program in Canada, (Georgian METC graduates meet this requirement), or
  • holders of a Certificate of Competency as a Marine Engineer issued under the STCW Convention, or
  • equivalent level of knowledge demonstrated through an interview and portfolio of experience

Note: applicants seeking transfer credit or advanced standing from other programs may be considered on an individual basis

Admission details

Applicants must meet ONE of the following requirements to be eligible for admission to this program:

  • Graduates of a Marine Engineering Cadet Training Program in Canada, (Georgian METC graduates meet this requirement), or
  • holders of a Certificate of Competency as a Marine Engineer issued under the STCW Convention, or
  • equivalent level of knowledge demonstrated through an interview and portfolio of experience

 

 

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