Community Based Education Delivery

About Us

The Marine Institute has a history of delivering education and training programs in communities across Newfoundland and Labrador and in other areas of Canada. Since 1964, community based training has been a part of the Marine Institute.

The Community Based Education Delivery Unit (CBED) continues this tradition, offering industrial response training. The unit's main office is located in St. John's with regional offices located in Lewisporte and Iqaluit, Nunavut.

In collaboration with industry and government CBED supports key training priorities by organizing, facilitating, and leading training in these areas:

  • Aquaculture
  • Environmental
  • Fish Harvesting
  • Food Processing

To respond to industry and community needs:

  • CBED has a selection of courses developed and ready to deliver that meet standards set by Transport Canada, the Canadian Food Inspection Agency, and various international regulators
  • Through the School of Fisheries, under which CBED operates, online courses related to fish harvesting and food processing are available for clients who may want to complete training from any location
  • Customized short courses can be developed by CBED to meet the needs of developing countries
  • CBED can design training to meet your specific needs and deliver the program in your community

Contact us to discuss a custom solution.