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Environmental Technology Basic Certificate

Environmental Technology

Basic Certificate (BC)

Details: Basic Certificate (BC)

Career Pathway

Credit Hours (CH)

18

Program/Plan Number

161

Funding Options

Open For Enrollment

Yes

Also Offered At

 

Courses

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Prerequisites

 CH

General Education Requirements

 CH

Program Core Requirements

6  CH
Environment Technology
ENVR TC 121
Intro To Hazardous Materials Management 3
This course is an overview of the environmental impacts resulting from hazardous materials such as asbestos, and their mismanagement. Emphasis is placed on understanding the sources responsible for soil, water, land, and air pollution and the environmental laws governing our natural resources, including asbestos. Emphasis is placed on storage and treatment practices, monitoring, sampling and handling techniques, damaging effects on humans, ecology and environment, as well as governmental regulations concerning soil, water, and air. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:
Offered at: Wilbur Wright
ENVR TC 131
Environmental Health & Safety 3
Introduction to health and safety principles and skills needed to conduct field operations dealing with hazardous substances and meets initial training requirements of the Occupational Safety and Health Administration for workers engaged in hazardous waste operations. Course includes fundamentals of hazard recognition, toxicology, selection, use, and limitations of personal protective equipment, and safety procedures for conducting waste site use, and limitations of personal protective equipment. It consists of lectures and demonstrations, problem-solving exercises, discussions, and field exercises. Writing assignments, as appropriate to the discipline, are part of the course.
Prerequisites:
Offered at: Wilbur Wright

Additional Requirements

 CH

Elective Program Requirements

12  CH
Students should meet with a college advisor for selection of elective courses.
100 level              Environmental Technology electives     6 
200 level              Environmental Technology electives     6 

Area of Focus

 CH

Focus Electives

 CH

 CH
Total Minimum Credit Hours
 

Career Pathways