Welcome to Maritime Environmental Training Institute (M.E.T.I.)


M.E.T.I. is a private career college, providing quality and cost-effective cross-industry environmental health and safety training, safety courses and safety services, online safety training, along with industry-approved full-time programs since incorporation in 1991.

At M.E.T.I., we specialize in delivering industry-driven safety training, safety courses and safety services for both the public and private sectors. We are industry leaders in delivering comprehensive environmental health safety training, individual and custom safety courses, safety services, time-saving online safety training, and career enhancing full-time programs.

In addition to our full time programs, safety training, safety courses and safety services, we accommodate over 700 managers globally, who train their employees with our online safety training.

M.E.T.I. is also proud to be working with over 400 businesses and organizations, providing instructor-led occupational safety training and safety courses, coast to coast.

At M.E.T.I., we know that an incident-free workplace is a profitable workplace.

M.E.T.I; A Career College Providing Certified Training for Today’s Industries … Coast to Coast

M.E.T.I.’s training is geared to provide students with the knowledge, skills, and certification needed to meet the requirements of a person employed in a variety of industries; whether as EHS Technicians, EHS Supervisors, EHS Consultants, EHS Advisors, Supervisors, Foremen, Hazardous Waste Supervisors, Class 1 or class 3 Operators, Scaffolders, Skilled Labourers, Temporary Workplace Signers, Traffic Control Persons, Confined Space Attendants, Fire Watchers, Bottle Watch Attendants, Hazardous Waste Workers, Lead, Asbestos or Mold Abatement Persons, and much, much more.

What Else Does Maritime Environmental Training Institute Provide?

  • Skills development training
  • Customized training for individuals, organization and companies
  • Skills upgrading
  • Corporate training
  • Youth job-preparation training
  • Safety services
  • Environmental health and safety training, courses, and online training designed and developed by certified curriculum development specialists and industry-experienced subject matter experts

At M.E.T.I., our quality safety training, safety courses and safety services keep us busy.

Our December training calendar already includes over 50 training sessions with two full time programs starting up.

Check out the upcoming start dates for our full time programs

February 21, 2017 – Construction & Oilfield Driver – Class 3

February 21, 2017 – Oilfield & Construction Skilled Labourer

February 21, 2017 – Class 1 Driver Training – Tractor Trailer

March 20, 2017 – Environmental Health & Safety Technician Diploma

March 27, 2017 – Pre-Employment Scaffold Program

M.E.T.I. is centrally located in Sydney, Nova Scotia (Cape Breton) and occupies 18,000 square feet along with a modern training yard, measuring 2.5 acres, making it an ideal setting for your safety training, safety courses and safety services.

We facilitate our safety training, safety courses and safety services by using equipment that includes late model Class 1 and Class 3 Vehicles, Forklift, Rough Terrain Telehandler – Zoom-Boom, Aerial Work Platform, Confined Space Training simulator, Tower Rescue Training and Fall Protection Training Simulators, Respiratory Protective Equipment and Gas Detection Training equipment, a Fire Safety Simulator, a Hazardous Waste Supervisor Training simulator and Hazardous Waster Worker Training simulator, Asbestos Abatement Training simulator and Mold Remediation Training simulation areas, Underground Storage Tank Removal Training – UST Training Area, along with Frame Scaffold Training, Systems Scaffolds Training and Tube and Coupler (clamp) Scaffolds Training and much more.