NWCC's Mining Exploration & Natural Field Assistant program is offered by our School of Exploration & Mining.
NWCC's Mining Exploration & Field Assistant Program is a 120 hour program composed of two modules:
1. Natural Resources Field Skills
2. Mineral Exploration Field Skills
Along with industry required safety certificates imbedded in each module, this program prepares students for entry-level fieldwork in a variety of natural resource industries with a focus on activities in mining, exploration, natural resources, and environmental monitoring. Students will learn essential field skills for working as a field assistant with hands on applied examples to develop skills to be safe and versatile field assistants.
Potential industries for employment include construction, exploration and mining, oil and gas, pipeline development, forestry, agriculture, government agencies, and environmental monitoring.
NWCC's Mining Exploration & Field Assistant Program is offered with the support of TransCanada.
Visit the NWCC School of Exploration & Mining (SEM) for more info.