Frequently asked questions

How do I apply for a job with the Canadian Coast Guard?

Please visit our Canadian Coast Guard Careers page or How to join the Canadian Coast Guard for more information

Where can I find an email address for a friend/family who works on one of your ships?

Without the express permission of the person in question we do not forward email addresses to the general public. In many instances, there are no "personal" email addresses for individuals on board our ships. We recommend, therefore, contacting the person by conventional means.

Who is responsible for professional marine certification in Canada?

Transport Canada's Marine Safety Directorate is responsible for all professional marine certification in Canada. For additional information on Transport Canada and the Ship Safety Branch, go to: Transport Canada.

How to register a ship or boat in Canada?

For information on how to register a ship or boat in Canada, go to: Transport Canada's Vessel Registration Office.


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