Environmental Sciences

The Certificate in Environmental Sciences covers air, water, and soil processes, an introduction to environmental legislation, site assessment, waste management, and green technology. This certificate is intended for individuals with an undergraduate degree and/or experience in engineering, science, environmental studies, or similar.

The Certificate in Environmental Sciences prepares you for a career in environmental sciences by developing your understanding of environmental challenges and strengthening your skills to identify, analyze, solve, mitigate, or manage environmental problems.

Key aspects of the program include the following:

  • Training in Ontario/Canadian environmental needs, requirements, and practices
  • Guidance to produce and understand scientific reports
  • Investigation of the process of site assessment
  • Identification and formulation of solutions to environmental issues
  • Introduction to analytical methods used to identify contaminants and follow their fate in the environment