Assiniboine offers more than 40 unique diploma and certificate programs across a variety of disciplines including culinary arts and hospitality, business, agriculture and environment, health and human services, trades and technology. The college also delivers apprenticeship programming in a range of skilled trades disciplines.
The college welcomed more than 3,200 full-time students last year. With campuses in Brandon, Dauphin and Winnipeg, Assiniboine provides comprehensive education opportunities throughout Manitoba. The college also partners with many communities and organizations across the province to deliver customized education and training.
The Environmental Technologies – Land and Water Management diploma, Launched in 2003, looks at environmental monitoring and management in an agricultural context. Emphasis is on field project-based learning. Protecting our valuable water and land resources from harmful impact plays an ever increasing role in this era of agricultural and industrial expansion. This two-year diploma provides students with the knowledge and skills to monitor and evaluate the quality and health of rural land and water resources, and to participate in planning and managing activities so as to sustain and enhance those resources. ACC’s location in a major agricultural centre makes in and ideal site for the study of land and water issues.
More information can be found at http://assiniboine.net/program/154/environmental-technologies-land--water-management/program-details