Land Reclamation Certificate

Land Reclamation Certificate

Reclamation is an essential part of sustainability in any natural resource industry and/or development, from mining to road construction. This three week reclamation course presents several concepts to provide a comprehensive introduction and applied overview of reclamation techniques, technologies, and biological relationships. This course focuses on reclamation practices in the following industries: Oil and gas, mining, forestry, agriculture, fisheries, recreation, urban, linear development, pipelines, roads and highways, transmission and distribution lines. Each day of the module-based course is a building block for subsequent days, with a balance between classroom and field. The program will finish with a day- long field trip to a past or current mining site.

Learning Outcomes:
  • Discover introductory knowledge to reclamation and restoration
  • Examine soil, vegetation, wildlife, and ecosystems
  • Conduct reclamation planning and recommendations
  • Examine and conduct reclamation processes and remediation
  • Discover reclamation techniques and technologies
  • Practice monitoring methods
Instructor: Price:
Fort St. John
Fall 2016
Date & Time:
26 Sep 2016 to 17 Oct 2016
  • Weekdays, 8:30am-4:30pm
Registration Deadline:
October 17, 2016


Employment opportunities

This three week program targets those individuals looking for the skills and knowledge to obtain employment on one of the many reclamation projects occurring throughout B.C.