Canadian Energy Export Industry Infographic

Oil and gas industry training and education

Acadia University is a predominantly undergraduate university with graduate programs at the master’s level and one at the doctoral level.

https://www2.acadiau.ca
Wolfville
Nova Scotia

Canadian Drilling School is a one-stop training solution for oil and gas personnel. Courses include IWCF Well Control, Drilling Engineering, and Safety subjects. Drilling professionals will appreciate the selection of state-of-the-art simulators.

Calgary
Alberta

CPTI provides customized, comprehensive technical and business training solutions to assist organizations in the effective and efficient development of energy resources, worldwide. CPITI has provided training in over 70 countries. Training programs are designed to meet the needs of governments, energy companies, educational institutes, and international aid agencies.

Calgary
Alberta

Cape Breton University offers Degrees, Certificate and Diplomas in Engineering & Technology including in Petroleum (focus on exploration, drilling, production and recovery in the offshore petroleum industry) and Environmental Studies.

https://www.cbu.ca/
Sydney
Nova Scotia

College of the North Atlantic maintains a number of specialized facilities for teaching and research. These facilities offer a variety of services and opportunities for research.

Conception Bay South
Newfoundland

Colleges and Institutes Canada (CICan) is the national, voluntary membership organization representing publicly supported colleges, institutes, cegeps and polytechnics in Canada and internationally.

www.collegesinstitutes.ca
Ottawa
Ontario

Contendo is an emerging leader in online training solutions. With roots in the Oil and Gas industry, Contendo has ‘Walked in Your Work Boots’ and has first-hand knowledge of the training needs of businesses and municipalities of all sizes.

www.contendo.ca
Belledune
New Brunswick

The Faculty of Engineering at Dalhousie University offers challenging new education and research programs focused on Atlantic Canada’s oil and gas industry.

Halifax
Nova Scotia

DigitCore offers two flagship products, DigitCore Software and the DigitCore Library, to geoscientists. The DigitCore Library is a rapidly expanding database of digital core images of sub-surface cores, as well as outcrops, seamlessly integrated with the DigitCore Software so that users can do their own geological interpretations.

https://www.digitcore.com
Calgary
Alberta

METI is a career college providing certified Occupational, Environmental, Health and Safety training for today’s industries including Oil & Gas.

Sydney
Nova Scotia

The Master of Maritime Management (MMM) program focuses on marine learning and applied research, with technical certificates as well as undergraduate and graduate degrees, including through its international program.

St. John’s
Newfoundland

The NSERC CREATE Training Program for Offshore Technology Research (OTR) is an opportunity for highly-qualified personnel to study, research and intern in the growing offshore industry and build on the research strengths associated with Canada’s research priority on natural resources and energy.

St. John’s
Newfoundland

The Northern Alberta Institute of Technology is a polytechnic and applied sciences institute.  NAIT provides careers programs in applied research, technical training, applied education, and learning designed to meet the demands of Alberta’s technical and knowledge-based industries.

www.nait.ca
Edmonton
Alberta

Quality Plus is a management consulting firm specializing in training, consulting, and the development, implementation and auditing of its clients health, safety, environmental and quality systems.

www.qualityplushseq.ca
Saint John’s
Newfoundland

Quark is an international services company providing training and manpower solutions to companies in the oil and gas sector.

www.quarkogs.com
Fredericton
New Brunswick

SAIT is a leading provider of education, training and workforce development solutions worldwide.

Calgary
Alberta

The Saskatchewan Research Council (SRC) is one of Canada’s leading providers of applied research, development and demonstration (RD&D) and technology commercialization.

http://www.src.sk.ca
Saskatoon
Saskatchewan

The Schulich School of Engineering is an accredited engineering school that currently has 4,610 enrolled students and over 150 faculty members. The school offers nine engineering degree programs.

Calgary
Alberta

The St. Francis Xavier University offers programs in international business and engineering.

https://www.stfx.ca
Antigonish
Nova Scotia

SSTL delivers training on-site at its Dartmouth center, or as a satellite delivery project at the client’s premises. SSTL’s customized training solutions overcome critical challenges for organizations seeking to manage risk and respond to emergencies.

http://www.sstl.com
Dartmouth
Nova Scotia

With 24/7 dedicated response centre agents, a central monitoring platform, and a connected network of devices and technology, Telelink Response Centre can respond in real-time to any alert. Benefits include complete, flexible solution that protects people and assets. Telelink integrates all the components necessary to monitor, assess, and respond to any type of risk or emergency.

https://telelink.ca/
St. John’s
Newfoundland & Labrador

The Social License Consortium’s (SLC) purpose is to leverage skills and financial resources to directly participate in both the creation of wealth for local communities and the financial benefits that flow from sound economic investments thus leading to the overall elimination of poverty and robust and vital livelihoods for all participants.

http://social-license.net
Calgary
Alberta

University of Calgary offers a large array in formal education, services to the Oil & Gas industry, and ad-hoc training both in Canada and abroad.

www.ucalgary.ca
Calgary
Alberta

Virtual Marine Technology’s simulators are globally certified by Det Norske Veritas (DNV) and are recognized by the International Maritime Organization’s (IMO) STCW and MODU Codes. Virtual Marine is recognized across the marine environment (defence contractors, oil and gas operators, maritime training institutions and Coast Guards) for delivering high fidelity simulation and training solutions to improve the safety of personnel and assets.

St. John’s
Newfoundland & Labrador

Xpan offers interactive courseware which includes simulations (e.g. for safety training) as well as virtual and augmented reality and animation solutions, including in the energy sector.

Calgary
Alberta