Environmental Remediation

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Complete all four courses for your Environmental Remediation series Notice of Completion.

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Series Overview

Further your education and expand your professional portfolio within the environmental industry with specialized studies that offer official recognition from the University of Alberta. 

The effective management of contaminated sites in Alberta is vital to the sustainability of our lands, and this series will provide environmental professionals with enhanced knowledge and expertise in this important area of resource management. Course content covers environmental site assessment, risk management, provincial Tier 1 and 2 guidelines, soil and water elements, bio and phytoremediation concepts and applications, related economic aspects, emerging technologies, and the health and wellness implications related to efficient remediation. 

These courses offer hands-on applications with real-world situations and responsive education. Students will enhance their professional skill-set and knowledge based on current research, regulations, and applications.

All courses in this series count for credit toward the Environmental Resource Management certificate program.

Series at a Glance


5 courses offered; 4 required.

Location & Format

2–5 days/course;
Edmonton and Calgary.

Series Structure

Complete all four
for your Environmental Remediation seriesNotice of Completion.


The courses in this series are recognized within the ERM Certificate and by the Alberta Institute of Agrologists as senior level agrology courses related to entrance into the profession and to augment core knowledge requirements related to a practice area in AIA.

Program Plan

Courses are scheduled over daytime, evening, and weekend classes, and schedules may vary by term. 

Once all four courses have been successfully completed, an official University of Alberta Notice of Completion will be issued:

  • EXERM 4291
  • EXERM 4285
  • EXERM 4286
  • EXERM 4281 or EXERM 4282

Each course counts for credit toward the Environmental Resource Management Certificate program.

Qualifications & Admission

There are no prerequisites or entrance requirements to take the courses within the series. Prior knowledge of content area, however, is recommended. Courses may be completed individually or within the series.

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition is paid on a course-by-course basis as you register for each course.
  • This program is eligible for the Canada-Alberta Job Grant.

Courses Offered

Courses can be taken individually or completed together.  Register online or by phone at 780-492-3116 (toll-free 1-800-808-4784). You may also register by mail, fax, or in person.

Classes are held in Edmonton and Calgary.


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