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Certificate in Education and the Environment

Develop your ability to share your environmental education to the public with the Certificate in Education and the Environment. Teach others strategies for living a life that's more sustainable. Educate children and adults alike about the importance of our environment and how to protect it. Learn new strategies for presenting environmental material to the public in a skilled and creative manner.

Students who complete this certificate will further develop their ability to work as community engagement coordinators for local municipalities, conservation program liaisons, water/waste management reduction officers, park interpreters, natural resource officers, and more

The Certificate in Education and the Environment is the perfect companion to an Environmental Studies degree. Students can also enroll in the Certificate in Education and the Environment as a 1-year post certificate provided they have already obtained a bachelor's degree.

Available as a certificate:

  • Concurrent certificate in an Environmental Studies degree program
  • 1-year certificate companion to any other degree program
  • 1-year post-graduate certificate

Fall Program start date
September 3, 2019

Fall Application Deadline
August 15, 2019

Winter Program start date
January 7, 2019

Winter Application Deadline
December 15, 2019

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Admission Requirements

    Our Certificate in Education and the Environment grads get jobs as:

  • Camp Counsellors
  • Conservation Program Liaisons
  • Outdoor Activity Leaders
  • Park Interpreters
  • Public Outreach Coordinators
  • Sustainability Educators