ERIC Number: ED161740
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1978
Reference Count: N/A
National Environmental/Energy Workforce Assessment, Phase II, Post-Secondary Education Profile: Private Sector.
National Field Research Center Inc., Iowa City, IA.
This report describes 64 training programs related to pollution control, environmental research, and conservation. These programs represent a sample, only, of the various programs available nationwide. The organizations included in the survey represent a variety of businesses and trade and professional associations. The eight environmental areas surveyed were air, energy, noise, pesticides, potable water, radiation, solid waste, and wastewater. The courses described include seminars conducted in-house; in-house campaigns using posters, pamphlets, and films; workshops; computer modelling; audio visual training; correspondence courses; career development and motivational programs; seminars for high school students; emergency preparedness seminars; and workshops for members in associations. Information in the report was compiled largely from materials received from the responding organizations. (Author/BB)
Descriptors: Acoustics, Air Pollution, Conservation Education, Energy, Environmental Education, Higher Education, Industry, Inservice Education, National Surveys, Pesticides, Postsecondary Education, Professional Associations, Program Descriptions, Radiation, Science Education, Vocational Education, Waste Disposal, Water Pollution, Water Resources
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Environmental Protection Agency, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: National Field Research Center Inc., Iowa City, IA.