Top Companies to Work for in the North as an Environmental Monitor

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Top Companies to Work for as an environmental monitor

Get to work! What do Canfor, West Fraser, Spectra Energy, and BC Hydro all have in common? They want you & your phenomenal Environmental Monitoring skills! Not only are these awesome companies to work for (hello benefits!), but they are all currently planning and carrying out projects in Central and Northern B.C. Currently, there are dozens of large-scale companies working on … Read More

Career Potential as an Environmental Monitor

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What would a career be like as an environmental monitor?

Why would I be an Environmental Monitor? Two words: CAREER POTENTIAL If you read our previous blog, you would probably already know what an Environmental Monitor does, but if not, let me sum it up for you. Environmental Monitors are advocates for the environment that are able to minimize negative environmental impacts associated with industrial activities. This is pretty awesome in itself, … Read More

How UNBC CS is helping to keep the north green

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Turn over a new leaf with UNBC Continuing Studies Okay, so it has basically become common knowledge that UNBC is Canada’s Green University, and we are darn proud of it! But, what you may not know is that UNBC’s very own Continuing Studies department is also spreading environmental awareness and sustainability through their new online programming. Not only does UNBC … Read More

Current projects in Northern B.C. that require Environmental Monitors

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Environmental Monitoring Projects

Grab Opportunity by the…PROJECTS! Unless you have been living under a rock for the past few years, I’m sure you’ve noticed that over the next couple of decades there are dozens of major industrial projects planned throughout Northern B.C. Not only will these industrial planned projects jack up the cash in our provincial economy, create a name for the north … Read More

The Importance of Environmental Education in the North

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The Importance of Environmental Education - UNBC Continuing Studies

Talk about sustainability! UNBC is great, but what’s even more awesome is the fact that it is located in one of the world’s most breath-taking natural northern environments. Not only is Prince George a major destination for education and tourism, but is also situated in the midst of one of Canada’s major centers in the resource sector, offering the world … Read More

The Importance of Environmental Monitoring

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The importance of environmental monitoring

Question: What is so important about environmental monitoring? Answer: Pretty much everything. Environmental monitoring is one of the most vital roles involved in environmental responsibility and sustainability. I know you’re probably thinking – Ok, that’s cool BUT what does an Environmental Monitor do? Well let me tell you – they are basically environmental superheroes. Environmental Monitors are advocates for the … Read More

We Have a Passion for Your Success

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Committed to Your Future Success

UNBC Continuing Studies has a blog? Why yes, yes we do! We have a passion, a passion for our student’s continuing professional development and success. That’s why whenever we introduce a new certificate or course to our Continuing Studies’ roster, we choose topics that are innovative and relevant to our northern home. So when this passion for our student’s success … Read More