Welcome to Maritime Environmental Training Institute – METI


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

At METI, we specialize in delivering industry-driven safety training, safety courses, safety services and safety certification 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, safety certification and career enhancing full-time programs.

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

METI is also proud to be working with over 400 businesses and organizations, providing instructor-led occupational safety training, safety courses and safety certification, coast to coast.

At METI, we know that an incident-free workplace is a profitable workplace.

METI; A Career College Providing Certified Training for Today’s Industries … Coast to Coast

METI’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, safety courses, safety certification and online safety training designed and developed by certified curriculum development specialists and industry-experienced subject matter experts

At METI, our quality safety training, safety courses, safety certification and safety services keep us busy.

Our March training calendar already includes over 50 training sessions with our Environmental Health & Safety  Technician diploma program starting up on March 20.

environmental health and safety technician diploma program

In February, we also have three full time programs starting:

Construction & Oilfield Driver – Class 3 – February 21
Class 1 Driver – Tractor Trailer – February 21
Oilfield & Construction Skilled Labourer – February 21


METI 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, safety certification and safety services.

We facilitate our safety training, safety courses, safety certification 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.