Post-secondary education and training is more important than ever

As with most jobs today, post-secondary education or training is no longer a “nice to have” on your resumé; it’s fast becoming a “must have” listing. In fact, it can mean the difference between getting a job interview, or not – even for an entry-level position.

Newfoundland and Labrador is home to some of the best educational institutions and training facilities

Educational institutions in Newfoundland and Labrador are among the best in the world when it comes to the oil & gas sector. In fact, many have worked closely with key players in the field to create unique training and education programs to meet the industry’s specialized needs and demands. Most positions can be trained for locally, as shown in the post-secondary career linkages below.

This section provides training program descriptions for some of the many occupations within the oil & gas industry.  Keep in mind that this is not a complete list of all industry occupations – or all the training options available for working in these roles.

Learn more about some relevant post-secondary options for careers in the following disciplines:

You can also check out a list of post-secondary programs available using the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador’s online search tool, Provincial Post-Secondary Offerings List.

Also visit our Helpful Links for more information about the post-secondary institutions and programs in our province.

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