Fleming College

Ecosystem Management Technician

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Program Information

School:Fleming College
Faculty:Environmental and Natural Resource Sciences
Degree:Diploma
Field of Study:Ecology
Natural Resources Management and Policy
Description:Fleming's Ecosystem Management Technician program highlights a holistic approach to the management of human activity within ecosystems. We will prepare you for an exciting career that can take you where YOU want to go, either in your home community, in a wilderness environment, or across the globe. You will study ecosystem composition, structure and function in wilderness, rural, and urban landscapes, and acquire a broad range of technical skills, as well as the flexibility to adapt to changing job requirements. Throughout this program, you will: learn the principles of experimental design and research, and how to apply them to a project of your own; participate in the monitoring and assessment of aquatic and terrestrial habitats, conduct resource inventories and environmental sampling, and develop plans for the management of public and private landscapes; conduct field research in partnership with a variety of organizations and analyze data generated by this work; and learn to use Geographic Information Systems (GIS) technology to analyze ecosystems at a variety of scales.
URL:Ecosystem Management Technician at Fleming College
Course Based:Yes
Length:2 Year(s)
Careers:Natural and Applied Science Policy Researchers, Consultants and Program Officers

Admission Requirements

Prerequisites:*

These courses are intended as guidelines. Speak to your guidance counsellor to see what courses are offered at your school.

  • 2 of   English 
  • 2 of   Mathematics 

Applicants are required to have an OSSD with the majority of credits at the College (C) and Open (O) level, including: 2 College (C) English courses (Grade 11 or Grade 12); and 2 College (C) Math courses (Grade 11 or Grade 12). When (C) is the minimum course level for admission, (U) or (U/C) courses are also accepted.

* 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 August 31, 2018