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Commercial training

From technical skill re-certifications to team development, the Centre for Marine Training and Research (CMTR) offers a variety of commercial training and development programs tailored for the needs of the marine industry.

Commercial training at the Centre for Marine Training and Research

From technical skill re-certifications to team development, we offer a variety of commercial training and development programs tailored for the needs of the marine industry.

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Skill development programs

We offer a full range of skill development, refresh and upgrade programs for crew at all stages of their career.

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Leadership development programs

Looking to take some of your crew to the next level? We offer marine-specific leadership development programs at all levels.

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Team development programs

Available at the Owen Sound campus or a location of your choice and convenience, we offer a range of programs that can be tailored to your team development needs.

Why consider the CMTR for your commercial training needs

Remaining properly certified, informed and up-to-date is important for efficiency and safety. Clients can leverage our modern, state-of-the-art marine training and simulation facilities located in Owen Sound, or have our expert and industry experience faculty provide services on site or locations convenient for you and your crew.

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Advanced simulation facilities

With more than 16 virtual reality and hands-on simulation systems, CMTR offers the most advance marine training facilities in central Canada.

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Real-world training facilities

From fire training to marine safety, CMTR facilities offer unique real and immersive training experiences to develop real-world skills.

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Onsite and custom programs

We understand each organization has unique training and development needs. At the CMTR, we can help develop training programs for you.

Commercial training frequently asked questions

Through leveraging its faculty of industry experts and advanced training facilities, the CMTR offers a wide variety of standard and tailored professional development programs for teams and organizations of all sizes in a variety of locations.

The following are some of the more commonly asked questions:

How do I find the programs we need?Georgian College Chevron

Explore the programs we offer. These programs can be tailored for your organization or team’s needs and in many cases, delivered offsite if needed.

How do I book a program for my team?Georgian College Chevron

Contact us directly and our team can work with you directly to design and plan the right event for you.

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Contact the Centre for Marine Training and Research

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1.866.468.3225

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