Environmental Technician - Water & Wastewater Systems Operations

International

Program Capabilities

Program Capabilities outline what skills students should possess as they progress through each term/year of their program.

Co-op students and employers will find this information most useful and can reference this capabilities document to ensure students are gaining the experience they need to fulfill the program requirements.

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The student will be capable of the following skills by the end of the term indicated:

Upon Graduation

  • Collect representative environmental samples and perform routine tests, using current and relevant tools.
  • Use scientific concepts and models when contributing to the prevention, control and elimination of environmental hazards and remediation of contaminated sites.
  • Assist the analysis of water/soil/air samples and with the resolution of environmental problems through the application of scientific and engineering principles
  • Follow standard procedures for conducting environmental sampling projects including the use of appropriate equipment and materials.
  • Promote and maintain sustainable practices by applying the elements of ecosystem-based management.
  • Carry out work responsibilities adhering to standards of professional conduct and principles of professional ethics.
  • Complete assigned tasks in adherence to occupational health and safety standards and applicable legislative requirements.
  • Follow established protocols in support of environmental management systems.

For co-op information, contact:
Justin Gingerich, Employer Client Relations
Justin.Gingerich@lambtoncollege.ca
519-542-7751 ext 3582


International Education
Any questions or inquiries please e-mail:
international@lambtoncollege.ca


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