Our Story

Centuries of Safety is the Workplace Safety arm of Centuries of Experience Services Group; formerly Canada Training Group International. 

Dave Smith, our CEO was an officer in the CAF reserves in the ’70s; as president of Canada Training Group from 1980 to 2022 he led the development and presentation of numerous leadership training programs. 

With Centuries of Safety he recruited an outstanding team of retired line managers providing practical experience to back up their teaching. 

We have experience training in numerous industries: oil & gas (upstream, midstream, downstream), pipelines, pulp, paper, manufacturing, ports, shipping, army, navy, air force, coast guard, mills, mines, factories, municipalities, utilites, (hydro, nuclear, thermal, wind, solar), construction, data centers, hospitals, universities and many subsectors.

Associated Companies

Centuries of Experience Services Group is a group of companies providing management consulting and training services to businesses aiming to unlock their employees’ full potential and ensure they perform at their highest efficiency while prioritizing safety

Centuries of Leadership focuses on developing current and future leaders. Our programs are tailored to enhance leadership qualities that are crucial for organizational success, such as decision-making, team building, and strategic thinking. We prepare leaders to effectively manage challenges and lead diverse teams in a dynamic global environment.

Centuries of Training offers specialized technical training courses, equipping individuals with the necessary skills to excel in today’s demanding job markets. From trades to technology, our courses are designed to meet the highest standards of industry relevance and quality.

BrainCoins.Me offers K-12 students an opportunity to excel at school by providing tests emulating standard school curricula. The system also provides ‘gifted’ curricula for kids who want to pursue further studies and delve into different career paths such as medicine or law or a skilled trade.

Dolphin87 is a competency assessment system providing companies with the ability to assess the skill level of their employees or potential new hires against the skills required for various positions or tasks at their facilities.  We work with you to perform a full analysis of your business processes to get these right.

Harrington Technical Collegium provides an Electrical Test Engineer program. This program equips participants with advanced skills in testing, troubleshooting, and maintenance of electrical apparatus used in utility systems and various industries.