About this course
The study of Environmental Technology prepares students for work in a wide variety of environmental fields. The courses are designed to prepare students with the skills and knowledge needed to participate in environmental careers including environmental compliance in public and private sector organizations, pollution prevention, environmental remediation, workplace health and safety, and emergency response preparedness. Students will study the various methods used for pollution prevention and the regulations that apply in various types of facilities. Students will learn to develop procedures for proper hazardous materials handling techniques and design training programs used to implement existing and future regulatory requirements to insure compliance.
This program prepares students to work in the environmental, health and safety field in such positions as a compliance officer, environmental safety specialist, laboratory technician, hazardous materials emergency response technician and environmental coordinator.