Environmental Monitoring Technician (EMT)
Interested in an exciting career in the environment and restoration field ?
The Natural Resources Training Group (NRTG) and BC Oil & Gas Commission (BCOGC) are pleased
to announce a leading-edge Environmental Monitoring Technician (EMT) training program available
for northern BC individuals. This dynamic, six-week program is fully online, includes live instruction
and student-led field training from the safety of your own community.
Students will learn how to conduct: environmental monitoring, wildlife, bird and
amphibian surveys, fish and fish habitat inventories, assessment and restoration,
backpack electrofishing (certification), vegetation and soil surveys, erosion
and sediment control and spill response measures, and technical writing and
reporting. These skills and abilities are in-demand by employers involved in
oil & gas, mining, hydro-electric, forestry, road construction, and other natural resource-related programs and projects.
COURSE DATES: March 15 to April 23, 2021
COURSE LOCATION: Online
COURSE FEE: Free. Funding arranged by the BC Oil & Gas Commission
REGISTRATION DEADLINE: March 1, 2021
PERSONAL EQUIPMENT REQUIREMENTS: Provided by BCOGC
To apply to this program contact BCOGC:
KATE HEWIT T
Strategic Relations Specialist
Call (250) 645-2905
For more information regarding
this program, contact us:
Call (250) 739-9113