Introduction to the Role of a Geoscience Field Assistant

Course number: 038-101

Course length: 6 hrs

Course description:

In this course, students will address a variety of topics related to the role and responsibilities of a Geoscience Field Assistant and the working conditions associated with this position. These topics include the knowledge, skills and attitudes required of Geoscience Field Assistants; the roles and responsibilities of employers, project managers and Geoscience Field Assistants; places and types of work; and common expectations and challenges.  The course will also provide information about the working conditions of Geoscience Field Assistants, which can include long periods of time in isolated and remote camps

Course delivery:

  • In Person

Programs this course is part of: