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Campus
Duration
2 Semesters (8 Months)
Credential Awarded
Ontario College Graduate Certificate
School
Electronics & Mechanical Engineering Technology

About the Program

This eight-month graduate certificate program will prepare you for a career in the environmental sector. You will learn to examine building structures and systems, create operating strategies for energy demand and supply, minimize operating costs and environmental impact while working with a team to achieve new levels of energy efficiency.

Your Career

As a graduate of this program, you may pursue future career options, such as:

  • Energy management specialist
  • Energy auditor
  • Energy technician
  • Property manager
  • Environmental assessor
  • Eco adviser

Related Careers

Skills

Throughout this program you will develop the following skills:

  • Understanding the design of buildings to meet energy and environmental standards
  • Understanding the impact of the systems that condition our buildings
  • Apply modern comprehensive integrated building design tools
  • Apply intelligent and integrated systems throughout a building's life cycle
  • Perform detailed energy audits and facility condition assessments
  • Use simulation tools to monitor building performance, calculate energy savings and environmental benefits
  • Understand the emerging marketplace for carbon trading and environmental impact verification
  • Create energy efficient and environmentally sustainable built environment
  • Leverage the energy savings from buildings

Professional Certification

  • Building Environment System – BES™ Operator Class II Certificate