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Thompson Rivers University
Thompson Rivers University

Water and Wastewater Technology Diploma

Highlights

Develop marketable expertise in the operation and maintenance of water and wastewater treatment, distribution, re-use and disposal facilities and in monitoring source water quality. This state-of-the art program encompasses chemistry, microbiology, mathematics, mechanical and electrical systems, instrumentation and treatment technologies as they are applied in the increasingly vital water industry.

Careers

Seek employment in an in-demand industry, as Canada and BC face shortages of trained water and wastewater operators. Work in primary, secondary and advanced water treatment and distribution operations; primary, secondary and advanced wastewater treatment and collection operations; as well as in water quality protection and monitoring.

Admission Requirements

Limited admission

  • Grade 12 (or equivalent) or Mature Student Status
  • Recommended: Foundations of Mathematics 11 (or equivalent), Chemistry 11 (or equivalent) and Biology 11 (or equivalent)
  • Successful Entry Assessment

Next Steps

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Contact

Specific questions about this program?
Email: admissions@tru.ca
Phone: 250-828-5036

International student with specific questions about this program?
Email: iapply@tru.ca
Phone: 250-828-5252