The table below provides information on restoration education programs in Western Canada.
Opportunities range from diplomas to Master’s programs and continuing education courses. Many institutions offer flexible options, including part-time studies and distance education.
For additional information on workshops, education, and certification opportunities, click here.
|MITACS accelerate program||Research Associate /Postdoctoral||Assessing Habitat-dependent Variation in Distribution & Abundance of Aquatic Invertebrates in Alberta Wetlands|
|University of Saskatchewan||Master’s||Soil Sciences
|BC Institute of Technology||Bachelor’s||Ecological Restoration|
|Canadian Rivers Institute||Online courses & workshops||Aquatic Sciences|
|University of Victoria||Diploma
Continuing Education Courses
|Restoration of Natural Systems|
|Simon Fraser University – BC Institute of Technology||Bachelor of Science||Ecological Restoration (BCIT)|
|Master’s||Ecological Restoration (SFU)
Ecological Restoration (BCIT)
|University of Alberta||Master’s
|Land Reclamation International Graduate School
Funded Grad Student Opportunities in Forest Management
1) Erosion and sedimentation processes;
2) Forest and climate change impacts on hydrology; and
3) Integrated resource road planning.
To apply contact: Axel Anderson, P.Eng. RPF.
|Post-Doctoral||Water-related Risks & Opportunities for Wetland Viability & Restoration|
|Bachelor’s||Environmental and Conservation Sciences (Land Reclamation Major)|
|Continuing Education Courses||Credit courses|
|MSc. candidate interested in studying invasive species on seismic lines||Dr. Scott Nielson, Biodiversity Chair www.ace-lab.org|
|Lakeland College||Diploma||Conservation and Restoration Ecology|
|Environmental Conservation Reclamation|
|Lethbridge College||Diploma||Environmental Assessment and Restoration|
|Medicine Hat College||Diploma||Environmental Reclamation Technician|
|Olds College||Diploma||Land Reclamation and Remediation|
|Irving K. Barber School of Arts & Sciences (UBC)||Bachelor’s||Ecology and Evolutionary Biology|