|Field of Study:||Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology
|Description:||Add to your diploma or degree by developing the essential skills required for employment in the environmental sector and in all facets of the green economy. The Environmental Technician program provides a well-rounded background for employment in a wide range of sectors by providing courses in water and air quality, waste management, occupational health and safety, and environmental assessment.
Students benefit from the College's partnership with the St. Lawrence River Institute of Environmental Sciences. The River Institute, located on the Cornwall Campus, is a centre for scientific research focused on the St. Lawrence River and the surrounding environment. Scientists at the River Institute are actively involved in the teaching of many of the science and field courses in the Environmental Technician program and they work closely with the College in ongoing program development. By way of this partnership, students have the opportunity to learn and work with leading research scientists on a variety of environmental issues.