|Study location||Canada, Ontario, Brampton|
|Type||Graduate Certificate, College|
|Nominal duration||1 year/ 2 semesters, plus 1 Optional Co-op term|
|Tuition fee||CA$23,494 per program
The fee is for the 2022–2023 academic year and includes tuition (CA$21,574), health insurance and ancillary charges.
The fees displayed are estimates only for and are subject to change.
|Registration fee||CA$400 one-time
The registration fee includes the non-refundable application fee (CA$100) and the refundable deposit fee (CA$300).
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Undergraduate Diploma (or higher)
To be eligible for admission, you must possess:
Note: This program is most appropriate for graduates of college or university programs in chemistry, chemical technology, chemical engineering, civil technology, civil engineering, mechanical technology, mechanical engineering, and the natural sciences (ecology/geology/ biology/environmental management/geography/ biochemistry).
The entry qualification documents are accepted in the following languages: English.
If English is not your first language, you must provide one of the English language proficiency tests below:
With the growth of environmental management and regulation, the demand for environmental professionals has never been higher.
Put your previous education to work
An Environmental Control graduate certificate from Sheridan offers quick entry into this rapidly expanding field for graduates from a traditional science, engineering or technology discipline.
Practical curriculum designed by the industry
- Environmental laws and regulations.
- Air pollution, energy and climate-change issues.
- Environmental management systems, including ISO 14001.
- Current methods for sampling, analysis and treatment of air, water, solid waste and hazardous waste streams.
Professors who know the industry
The majority of courses are taught by practicing professionals, ensuring that program content is both practical and current. An advisory committee of industry and government experts developed the Environmental Control program and continues to assist Sheridan in curriculum design.
The Environmental Control program builds on existing knowledge to develop the specialized expertise and skills needed by employers in the environmental sector.
Environmental Control students with a grade point average of 3.0 or higher are eligible to apply for a four-month, paid co-op placement providing valuable work experience.
After graduation and the completion of relevant work and course experience, you can apply for Canadian Environmental Practitioner (CEP) certification.
After earning an Environmental Control graduate certificate, program graduates may find employment opportunities with environmental consulting firms, federal, provincial and municipal governments, manufacturers and environmental non-government organizations (ENGO).
Recent graduates have moved into the following careers:
- Air Quality Specialist
- Environment, Health & Safety Manager
- Environmental Assessment Analyst
- Environmental Enforcement Officer
- Environmental Scientist
- Field Research Associate
- Remediation Specialist
- Sustainability Officer