Northern College

Environmental Technician - Water and Wastewater Systems Operations

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Program Information

School:Northern College
Faculty:School of Engineering Technology and Trades
Degree:Diploma; Co-op
Field of Study:Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology
Description:This program provides the specialized training required to become a licensed drinking water and/or wastewater systems operator under Ontario's rigorous standards. You'll train for interesting, good-paying, stable work opportunities that are making a real difference in our environment. It's a trades-focused, hands-on operator's line of work - where operators and practical environmental stewardship meet. Students have a choice of studying under the original compressed co-op delivery program or an uncompressed, non-co-op delivery. Both options include a blended program combining on-site and distance learning.
URL:Environmental Technician - Water and Wastewater Systems Operations at Northern College
Length:3 Year(s)

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.
  •  Grade12 English 
  •  Grade12 Mathematics 
Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) with Grade 12 English (C, U); Grade 12 Math (C, U) (MCT4C preferred; MAP4C is accepted with a minimum GPA of 60%); or equivalent.

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on March 14, 2023