Environmental Management

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Program at a glance

Program code: 
Ontario College Graduate Certificate
Length of study: 
1 year
Study options: 
Campus location: 
College Drive


Advance your education with this specialized environmental training, designed to complement your previous training and improve your employability skills. This Graduate Certificate program is hands-on, with a large portion of the training happening in the field – the living lab. Join this trending career field and help manage a changing planet.

This program has a 240-hour industry work placement!

Your Future Career

  • Public/Private environmental laboratory companies
  • Water/Waste water industry
  • Private environmental or engineering company
  • Ministry of Environment and Climate Change
  • Environment Canada
  • Department of Fisheries and Oceans
  • Forestry sector
  • Mining and aggregate sector
  • Manufacturing sector
  • Energy Sector

What You Learn

  • Field sampling techniques
  • Drinking water certification
  • GPS/GIS training
  • Resource management
  • Environmental auditing and analysis
  • Applied geomatics
  • Risk assessment
  • Environmental technology

Admission Requirements: 

Program Prerequisites

Graduate from a related 2 year technician diploma or a 3 year technology diploma program.

Graduate from a related University program (e.g. Bachelor of Environmental Studies, Environmental Science, Environmental Geography, Environmental Biology, Chemistry, Biology or related degree program) from an International University, with a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.

Academic Upgrading Website



Semester One - Fall:

GEO 100Applied Geomatics 1

ENV 215Environmental Technology

ENV 255Environmental Analysis I

ENV 350Environmental Career Success

ENV 343Environmental Law II

ENV 225Field Camp

ENV 245Project Planning and Management


Semester Two - Winter:

GEO 120 Applied Geomatics II

ENV 256 Environmental Analysis II

ENV 257 Environmental Auditing, Impact and Risk Assessment

ENV 258 Environmental Management Systems, Standards, Practices and Aspects

ENV 259 Environmental Resource Management

ENV 265 Work Placement


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Learning Outcomes : 

Learning outcomes represent culminating demonstrations of learning and achievement. In addition, learning outcomes are interrelated and cannot be viewed in isolation of one another. As such, they should be viewed as a comprehensive whole. They describe performances that demonstrate that significant integrated learning by graduates of the program has been achieved.

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