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

Alert: Attention applicants

The deadline to apply to the Canadian Coast Guard Officer Training Program has passed. Please contact our recruitment office at CCGCregistrar@dfo-mpo.gc.ca if you have any questions.

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. In order to apply you must have the required documentation on hand:
    • 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
  3. Apply Now!

Thank you for considering joining the Canadian Coast Guard!

*If you have any issues with the on-line system, please direct your issues to DFO.CCGCSelection-CGCCSelection.MPO@dfo-mpo.gc.ca or at 1-888-582-9090.

Applicants only

All correspondence pertaining to your application and assessments (Written exam, interview) should be sent to the following email : DFO.CCGCSelection-CGCCSelection.MPO@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

Non-Applicants

(People who have not submitted an application) inquiries should be sent to the following email: CCGCregistrar@dfo-mpo.gc.ca

 

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