Environmental Technology Certificate

The Certificate in Environmental Technology is designed for students who would like to develop the initial skills needed to work as an environmental technician.

It is an excellent way to obtain certification for changing careers or to gain initial employment in the field. Courses in the program can also act as a stepping stone to a two or four-year degree.

At the completion of the Environmental Technology Certificate, the student will be able to:

  1. Apply technical skills important in the environmental field to both laboratory and field situations.
  2. Explain environmental regulations and understand their importance.
  3. Exercise established environmental monitoring procedures and laboratory protocols.
  4. Provide technical assistance when dealing with hazardous materials.
  5. Collect technical data and samples for environmental analysis.