Jul 04, 2022 to Aug 05, 2022
Nanaimo, BC

The Environmental Technician Certificate Program (ETCP) is a five-week, 200-hour accredited training program delivered by VIU's Natural Resources Extension Program, which prepares graduates to work as certified environmental monitors in natural resource sectors. The ETCP program consists of highly applied 'hands-on' training sessions with field training taking place most days. The ETCP is designed to address the nation-wide need for certified, skilled aboriginal environmental field technicians. The ETCP will train practitioners in in-demand environmental monitoring skills and abilities required to assist: biologists, environmental technicians, engineers, hydrologists, and site restoration and environmental monitoring professionals.