Notice: In order to work on Canadian ships, seafarers must be legally allowed to work in Canada (through citizenship, permanent residency or a visa allowing work), and hold either Transport Canada-issued Certificates of Competency, or Transport Canada-endorsed Certificates from the following countries: Ukraine, France, Norway, Australia, Georgia

For information about requesting an endorsement of a foreign certificate, please visit the Transport Canada website.

For information on visas and immigration to Canada, please visit the Come to Canada information site.

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