Put down roots in a rapidly growing job market.
Locally, provincially and globally, the safety of the environment is a growing concern and there's a role for you to play. Graduates of the Portage College are qualified to land a job and hit the ground running in the lumber pulp, forest protection, re-forestation and reclamation industries as well as with provincial and federal government departments. Oil and gas companies also look for trained people to manage reclamation, the re-establishment of vegetation and to monitor the environmental impact of their operations.
The Natural Resources Technology program in Alberta is a Diploma Program for people who love the outdoors, but who have a strong interest in Environmental Sustainability.