Answering the Call of the Sea at the Canadian Coast Guard College

Two Coast Guard ships

Answering the Call of the Sea at the Canadian Coast Guard College

 

How to Apply

To apply to the Canadian Coast Guard Officer Training Program you will need to follow the steps bellow.

  1. Please ensure you read the job notification before applying.
  2. Download the application form. To do so, right click on link, then click on "Save link as..." or "Save target as...".
  3. Open the file in Adobe Acrobat Reader and fill in each field of the application form.
  4. Once complete click on the "Submit" button. It should create an email to be sent to the College. Please ensure to include all required documentation and send your email.
    • If the "Submit" button does not function, please save the application form and email it to CCGCregistrar@dfo-mpo.gc.ca along with the required documentation.

Thank you for considering joining the Canadian Coast Guard!

Required documentation

  • Your résumé
  • A copy of your high school transcript
    • Current Grade 12 students (outside of Quebec) must provide the latest copy of their high school transcript plus proof of enrollment in the required courses.
    • Quebec applicants only, must provide a copy of their high school transcript and CEGEP transcript and/or proof of enrollment in the required CEGEP courses.
  • Post-secondary transcripts if applicable
  • Candidates upgrading courses should have proof of enrollment
 

I have applied what happens next?

Official transcripts will be required by candidates at a later date.  To be considered official, transcripts must come directly from the academic institution or be a notarized copy of the original.  Official transcripts can be mailed to:

Student Affairs
Canadian Coast Guard College
1190 Westmount Road
Sydney, NS  B1R 2J6