Sustaining our natural resources, so they can be used and enjoyed by present and future generations, is critical to the health of our environment. Careers are available in a wide range of occupations: from field technicians to environmental assessors. You should be in good physical condition and prepared to work outside in all weather conditions. These are the realities of working in a challenging and rewarding industry.
This program combines practical and theoretical skills to prepare graduates to work in environmental and related industries. To keep pace with the increasing requirement for environmental technology workers, all courses are presented from an environmental sustainability perspective. You spend a considerable amount of time participating in outdoor labs. You also develop an integrated resource management plan from start to finish – design, data collection, data compilation and recommendations to improve habitat.