Trades & Technical Training

Earn Your Trades Certificate Today

Elevate your skills with The MEARIE Group's cutting-edge Trades Training programs, designed to meet the demands of the industry. Renowned for our excellence, our Trades Training Certificates are highly regarded in the sector, setting you on the path to success.

Our competency-based training programs ensure a comprehensive learning experience. Successful completion of each course, coupled with practical on-the-job skills demonstration, earns you a coveted certificate. Embrace flexible learning with our self-study modules, incorporating engaging videos, interactive workbooks, and self-checks to reinforce learning objectives.

Why Choose The MEARIE Group?

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Tailored for Energy Sector: Explore our carefully curated trades courses, crafted specifically for the dynamic energy sector. Led by highly-rated instructors and subject matter experts, our programs empower you to thrive in today's fast-paced business environment.

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Discover Our Courses:


Professional and Management Training Courses

The MEARIE Group is proud to offer the best and most comprehensive trades and technical training programs in Ontario.

    conference-icons Electrical Operator Supervisor Training – Online

    This self-study course makes use of images, diagrams, supplemental learning material and self-checks to ensure the learning objectives are achieved. This allows trainees to study at their own pace, learn the unique aspect of their utility's equipment and benefit from the support of their supervisors, mentors and subject matter experts.

    search-icon Basic Electricity

    One of Hydro One’s most popular courses, Basic Electricity is an introduction to electricity basics. The course includes an overview of the electrical supply system, from generation to the customer. Transmission and distribution concepts covered include system control, transformer and distribution stations, service types/sizes and revenue metering.

    wi-fi Protection & Control Telecom Technician (Level 1)

    Targeted for P&C Engineers, Technologists and P&C Maintenance Technicians, this one-week course introduces participants to a basic overview of protection assisted telecommunication systems, including standard telecommunication terms, telecom test equipment and various jackfields/test points.

    Onsite Options for Your Convenience:

    Bring the training to your doorstep! Several of our courses are available onsite at your location, offering a convenient and cost-effective solution for your organization. Popular onsite courses include Effective Leadership Skills for Supervisors, Basic Electricity, and Effective Leadership Skills for Lead Hands. Reach out to us for onsite course options, and benefit from special pricing with a minimum number of participants.

    Unparalleled Commitment to Quality:

    In the electricity sector, safety and skills are paramount. The MEARIE Group upholds its commitment to quality through experienced trainers, expert-led courses, and state-of-the-art facilities. Our focus on industry-specific training is the bedrock of our trades training portfolio – ensuring you receive top-notch education.

    Safety First:

    The MEARIE Group prioritizes the health and safety of our customers, partners, and employees. Explore our extensive array of health and safety measures implemented for your peace of mind. For a detailed list of safety protocols, visit the MEARIE website.


    Kleinburg Training Centre

    Trades & Technical Training Programs offered in partnership with Hydro One take place at facilities like the Kleinburg Training Centre. This state-of-the-art facility provides you with a combination of in-class and hands-on training to prepare you for Canada's energy sector. 

    Note: Course dates and times may be subject to change in certain circumstances as a result of Health & Wellness policies and procedures. 

    Contact for any questions or concerns.

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    Meet Our Training Partners:

    Unlock a world of possibilities with our trusted trades and technical training partners:


    Embark on your journey to professional excellence with The MEARIE Group. Register now and experience the difference in trades training that sets you apart in the industry.

    Frequently Asked Questions

    To register for any of the Trades Training Courses (except Supervisory Courses), please contact or 1.877.647.2872, ext. 2092.

    For general inquiries, contact MEARIE at or 1-800-668-9979.

    Visit MEARIE’s Forms & Certificate Programs to access certificate program information.

    View MEARIE's Apprenticeship Programs for more information on our apprenticeship programs. 

    Requirements for each course are outlined in the course description. In general, you will need to bring your Personal Protective Equipment along with your commonly used tool kits, if applicable. Please review your chosen course description carefully for pre-requisites and requirement materials or equipment.