Environmental Technician Diploma

Sheridan College (Ontario)

Date Posted: May 5, 2019
Submitted by: Claire Pope
Sustainability Topic: Curriculum
Content Type: Academic Programs
Discipline: Technology & Trades
Program Type: Associate (2-year) degree


The demand for environmental technicians has never been higher. With an Environmental Technician diploma from Sheridan, students can build a successful career while helping to keep our air, water and land safe for future generations.

Sheridan's Environmental Technician program stands out for its emphasis on chemistry and practical lab work. Students will learn the most sophisticated, up-to-date methods – the same procedures used in environmental science research and required by environmental laboratories, consulting firms and regulatory agencies.

In two years of direct, hands-on environmental science instruction students will: Learn to gather samples in the field and analyze them in the lab. Develop a detailed understanding of current environmental regulations. * Learn to apply pollution prevention and control processes.

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