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SEMINAR | Environmental Technician and Monitor Workshop

Jun 6 - Jun 10


JUNE 6-10, 2016 | Sudbury, ON

Our Environmental Technician Fieldwork Monitor Workshop focuses on a variety of topics that help you become a safer and more effective monitor. Participants will learn proper monitoring techniques at industrial sites, and the laws and regulations that shape a technicians duties.

The topics we cover include: sampling protocols, equipment maintenance and calibration, field navigating, taking proper notes and site photographs, monitoring techniques, and laboratory protocols.

The workshop is a mix of both classroom and field exercises. Proper seasonal apparel and PPE is required (i.e. CSA Approved footwear, reflective vest, hard hat, safety glasses, and gloves).

Purpose & Benefits:

Participants will participate in a hands-on comprehensive monitoring course:

  • Updates on the latest legislative and regulatory changes.
  • Monitoring and Sampling best practices for
  • Groundwater, surface water, streamflow, dust fall, and soil sampling.
  • Conducting Site-Inspections
  • Safety considerations for a variety of field activities and environmental conditions.

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Topics Include:

INTRODUCTION TO ENVIRONMENTAL MONITORING

  • Introduction to Environmental Monitors
  • Environmental Inspections – Risk Identification and Assessment
  • Spill Response Introduction and Theory
  • Spill Response Desktop Scenarios and Live Drills

LEGISLATIVE REQUIREMENTS

  • Introduction to Permitting and Permitting Requirements
  • Environmental Technician – An Introduction Working with Site-Specific Permits
  • Practical Exercises

WATER MONITORING AND THE ENVIRONMENT

  • Water – Regulatory Requirements
  • Surface Water and Flow Monitoring Techniques
  • Groundwater – Monitoring Techniques
  • Practical Exercises and Site-Visit

AIR/SOIL MONITORING AND NAVIGATING IN THE ENVIRONMENT

  • Air Monitoring Techniques
  • Soil Sampling
  • Field Navigating
  • Practical Exercises and Site-Visit

POST-FIELDWORK PROTOCOLS AND RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Taking Proper Field Notes and Photos
  • Laboratory Protocols and Data Management
  • Interpreting Values and Data

ENVIRONMENTAL REPORTS AND CLOSURE PLANS

  • Environmental Information and Reports
  • How to Interpret and Communicate Information

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Audience:

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

  • Environmental Technicians, Monitors and Coordinators
  • Environmental Consultants, and Professionals
  • Engineering Consultants, Professionals, Technologist and Technicians

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Webinar Cost: $2600*

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

Details

Start:
Jun 6
End:
Jun 10
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Venue

Blue Heron – Sudbury
Sudbury, Ontario Canada + Google Map
Phone:
705-264-4342
Website:
www.blueheronenv.com

2 Comments

  1. Jeffrey Hardisty says:

    where will the training take place? June 6 to June 10 2016 in sudbury

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