Water and Wastewater Technician, Postgraduate Certificate | Northern Alberta Institute of Technology | Edmonton, Canada
12 months
Duration
962 CAD/credit 28860 CAD/year
103 CAD/credit 3090 CAD/year
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About

Water and Wastewater Technician from Northern Alberta Institute of Technology is designed to provide you with the important skills necessary for a rewarding career in this growing industry.

Overview

At Water and Wastewater Technician from Northern Alberta Institute of Technology you'll be instructed in the fields of water treatment, water distribution, wastewater collection and wastewater treatment. You'll experience a combination of traditional classroom delivery, self-study and tutor-supported activities.

Careers

Highly skilled and well-trained personnel are needed to operate and maintain the wide variety of hydrologic systems now in use. Our graduates are in demand with:

  • Municipal public works departments
  • Contractors involved in the installation of water and wastewater systems
  • Companies who service and/or supply water and wastewater materials and equipment

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Math and Chemistry for Water and Wastewater Operators
  • Survey and Blueprint Reading
  • Water Distribution 
  • Water Treatment 
  • Wastewater Collection 
  • Wastewater Treatment 
  • Work Experience and Computers
  • Pumps and Fluid Dynamics

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Applications can be submitted any time, but we recommend submitting your application at least 90 days before the application deadline.

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2

Other requirements

General requirements

  • English 30-1 or English 30-2
  • Math 20-1 or Math 20- 2 or Applied Math 20
  • One of: Biology 20, Chemistry 20, Physics 20 or Science 20
  • Proof of English Language Proficiency
  • Or Successful completion of minimum 24 post-secondary credits or 8 post-secondary courses within an accredited or recognized degree or diploma in a related field (engineering or engineering technology) with an Admission GPA of 2.0 based on the most recently completed post-secondary credits.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28860 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 962 CAD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    3090 CAD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 103 CAD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Edmonton

1201 - 1992 CAD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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