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Environmental Protection Technology

Are you looking to hire an Environmental Protection Technology Co-op student? Here are some interesting facts to get you started.

Students are educated with the following skills:

  • Air, water and soil field sampling
  • Solid, liquid and air treatment methods
  • Waste minimization
  • Hazardous goods and waste handling methods
  • WHMIS implementation and compliance evaluation
  • Emergency planning and spill response methods
  • Recycling and waste minimization program design
  • Environmental law, issues, analysis and ethics
Computer software competency

Previous positions held by Co-op students:

  • Environmental Technician
  • Compliance Coordinator
  • Field Technician
  • Climate Change Research Assistant
  • Environmental Analyst
  • Community Water Protection Assistant

Additional program information can be found under the Academic Calendar.