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SEMINAR | Mining Environmental Coordinator Workshop

May 9 @ 8:00 am - May 13 @ 12:00 pm

$2500

MAY 9-13, 2016 | Timmins, ON

Learn how to turn environmental legislative requirements into effective environmental programs that can help you maintain compliance at your site.

Our Environmental Coordinator Workshop offers a comprehensive overview of the environmental responsibilities that exist within the framework of a modern day mining operation.

We provide insight into the permitting process for mining and exploration projects in Ontario, while equipping registrants with a better understanding of legal requirements.  Mock environmental emergency scenarios will highlight response protocols and the importance of managing environmental compliance and monitoring programs.

Purpose & Benefits:

The purpose of our Mining Environmental Coordinator Workshop is to provide participants with:

  • Updates on the latest legislative and regulatory changes,
  • An introductory course on permitting a mining project in Ontario,
  • Monitoring guidelines,
  • Consultation strategies and protocols, and
  • Closure plan requirements and implementation.

An introduction to Environmental Management Systems is also provided.

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Topics Include:

LEGISLATION AND COMPLIANCE REQUIREMENTS

  • Legislative Framework (Provincial and Federal)
  • Application of Legislation

PERMITTING A MINING PROJECT AND SUPPORTING BASELINE STUDIES

  • Introduction to Permitting and Permitting Requirements
  • Introduction to Baseline Requirements for Permitting Environmental Assessments
  • Triggers for Mining Projects

CLOSURE AND CONSULTATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Closure Planning and Approval Process
  • Mine Rehabilitation Code and Financial Assurance
  • Consultation Requirements for Permitting

FIELD MONITORING TECHNIQUES AND BEST PRACTICES

  • Surface and Groundwater Monitoring
  • Streamflow Measurements
  • Storm Water Control Studies

INTRODUCTION TO BASELINE STUDIES

  • Introduction to Hydrogeology
  • Introduction to Hydrology and Water Management
  • Geochemistry and Waste Rock Management
  • Aquatic Studies and Environmental Effects
  • Monitoring Terrestrial Baseline Assessments
  • Species at Risk Approvals in Ontario

ENVIRONMENTAL EMERGENCIES PREP AND RESPONSE

  • Spill Prevention, Contingency and Response Review
  • Potential Environmental Emergencies
  • Training and Drills/Tests

ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS

  • Value-Added Compliance Programs (aka Management Systems)
  • Environmental Management Program
  • Implementation and Self Auditing

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Audience:

This Mining Environmental Coordinator Workshop is applicable to a broad audience of resource industry workers, regardless of previous experience as an environmental professional.

  • Environmental Technicians and Coordinators
  • Environmental Consultants, and Professionals
  • Engineering Consultants, Professionals, Technologist and Technicians
  • Resource Industry Managers

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Webinar Cost: $2500*

*Ask us about our training bundles and save $ on each training session you attend in 2016!

Details

Start:
May 9 @ 8:00 am
End:
May 13 @ 12:00 pm
Cost:
$2500
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Venue

Blue Heron Training Center
246 Mountjoy Street South
Timmins, Ontario P4N 1T4 Canada
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Phone:
705-264-4342
Website:
www.blueheronenv.com

Organizer

Blue Heron Environmental
Phone:
705-264-4342
Email:
training@blueheronenv.com

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