Home Canada › You are here

Merchant Marine Training, and Other Maritime Training Programs in Prince Edward Island (PEI), Canada

port charlottetown

Located off the eastern coast of Canada, Prince Edward Island (PEI) is one of the Maritime provinces along with New Brunswick, and Nova Scotia and one of the four Atlantic provinces with New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, and Newfoundland and Labrador. Prince Edward Island (PEI) is Canada's smallest province with 280 km (174 mi) long and the Island is connected to the mainland by Confederation Bridge.

Prince Edward Island economy features a mix of traditional resources like agriculture, fisheries and tourism. The location and fertile red soil have given PEI nick names like the million-acre farm. Charlottetown is the capital of PEI which is located on the southern coast of the province.


Port of Charlottetown is a medium-sized port and is one of the marine terminal facilities in Prince Edward Island. It welcomes the bulk of cruise business to the island as well as sand, gravel, petroleum products and agricultural fertilizer.

The maximum length of the vessels recorded to having entered this port is approximately 225 meters and pleasure craft and sailing vessels regularly call at the port along with other commercial vessels and cruise ships.

Canada College/Training/Course Search

Online Maritime Training

virtual maritime academy 100

VIRTUAL MARITIME ACADEMY ONLINE - Transport Canada Approved Maritime Security, Safety Management, Leadership & Managerial and Internal Auditor Courses Under ISPS, ISM and STCW Online - Established in 2019 and located in Quebec, Canada, Virtual Maritime Academy (VMA) provides Transport Canada approved and STCW compliant maritime training programs completely online.

Online Career Oriented Int'l Trade Programs

icc academy 100

INTERNATIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ACADEMY (ICC ACADEMY) - International Trade and Trade Finance Certifications and Professional Designation from ICC Academy - ICC Academy offers a wide range of specialized e-learning courses and online certifications for trade professionals worldwide.

Transport Canada Marine

transport canada 100

TRANSPORT CANADA SEAFARER CERTIFICATIONS - A Guide to Transport Canada Marine Safety (TCMS) Canadian Seafarer Certification and Licence Requirements - Transport Canada develops and enforces regulations related to training, testing and certifying marine personnel, including seafarers, ship security officers and pleasure craft operators, to ensure the safe operation of all marine vessels in Canada.

Marine, Technical, Nautical (Professional Training)

holland college 100

HOLLAND COLLEGE MARINE TRAINING CENTER AT SUMMERSIDE, PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND - Marine and Safety Training at the Marine Training Center - Holland College is the provincial community college for the Canadian province of Prince Edward Island (PEI). The Holland College Marine Training Center (HCMTC) is located in the city of Summerside, Prince Edward Island, just minutes from the Confederation Bridge.

Boating & Sailing

nauticed 100

NAUTICED INTERNATIONAL SAILING SCHOOL - Online Sailing Certification and Endorsement Programs Worldwide by NauticEd International Sailing School - NauticEd is an eLearning and sailing resume company. NauticEd helps beginner to advanced sailors get educated and build their sailing resume through highly interactive multimedia courses, a cloud based electronic logbook and access to over 500 sailing schools worldwide.

boaterexam canada 100

BOATEREXAM CANADA - Transport Canada (TC) Approved Boating Pleasure Craft Operator Card (PCOC) Course and Exam Online - Headquartered in Ottawa, Canada, BOATERexam.com® is a leading provider of safe boater education and certification across the United States and Canada.