Environmental Field Techniques

Gain the entry-level skills and practical field experience to identify, measure, and record environmental variables within the air, water, soil and living organisms. This program prepares you to perform appropriate sampling, use state-of-the-art equipment, and assist in the remediation and long-term monitoring of contaminated ecosystem components. Throughout the program, you will also build your knowledge of pertinent environmental regulations and policies.

What's in it for you?

Career outcomes*

  • Environmental monitoring technicians
  • Natural resource technicians
  • Environmental consultants
  • Environmental laboratory technicians
  • Field research assistants

During your studies you will undertake an approved four-week internship with a company or agency involved in environmental work or research.

Plan your future

Next Session start

September 2017

Available delivery options

  • Full-Time
  • Part-Time
  • Flex learning

Graduate in 2020*

*Minimum Full time length is 30 months

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