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Exploration of Vocational Training
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Please note that the programs of study listed below were drawn from websites providing vocational and educational information in the province of Québec (including educational institutions). For more detailed information, please visit these websites directly.

Programs of study directly linked

Vocational training

  • Machine Operations, Mineral and Metal Processing (5774)
  • Northern Heavy Equipment Operations (5784)
  • Trucking (5791)


  • Environmental and Wildlife Management (145.C0)
  • Forest Technology (190.B0)

Programs of study indirectly linked

Vocational training

  • Fire Safety Techniques (5822)
  • Protection and Development of Wildlife Habitats (5679)


  • Applied Ecology
  • Biodiversity and Conservation
  • Biodiversity and Ecology
  • Ecology
  • Environment
  • Environment and Development
  • Environmental Biology
  • Environmental Economics
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental Studies
  • Land Surface Processes and Environmental Change
  • Materials Engineering
  • Plant Biology
  • Renewable Resource Management
  • Water Environments and Ecosystems

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