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Environmental Coordinator Workshop

May 9 - May 13

$3200
Environmental Coordinator Workshop is being hosted between February 22-26, 2021
Environmental Coordinator Workshop

Learn to effectively navigate the permitting & compliance requirements for mining & exploration projects in Ontario.

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

LOCATION: Timmins, ON  (Blue Heron)

ARE YOU INTERESTED IN LEARNING MORE ABOUT YOUR ROLE AS AN ENVIRONMENTAL PROFESSIONAL AT A MINING OPERATION?

PURPOSE

The purpose of the workshop is to provide the participant with applicable information that pertains to Environmental Management for various stages of a Mining project, from Advanced Exploration to Closure.

Topics covered will include:

  • Applicable legislation for the Mining industry in Ontario;
  • Closure Plan requirements, including Indigenous Consultation practices;
  • Permit requirements for Mining, and their interpretation;
  • Environmental Emergencies and Response Plans;
  • Waste Management;
  • Environmental Monitoring Plans; and
  • Environmental Management Systems.

WHO SHOULD ATTEND?

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

INSTRUCTOR(S)

Director/Owner

LINDA BYRON

Director/Senior Project Manager/Lead EHS/Compliance Auditor

Linda Byron, Director and Senior Project Manager of Blue Heron, has been a professional Environmental Scientist since 1990, with over 18 years in the mining industry.

Ms. Byron has an Honours Bachelor of Science degree from Laurentian University, and has extensive operational expertise in the practical, real-life environmental, health and safety issues encountered in the resource industry.

Serena Maki, Training Coordinator

SERENA MAKI

Training Coordinator

Serena Maki has over 10 years of managing environmental compliance systems at a number of mining operations in Ontario. She additionally has 10 years in environmental toxicity laboratory experience.

Ms. Maki graduated from Canadore College from the Environmental Biology Technology program, completing an internship with the Ministry of Environment and Energy’s Toxicity Laboratory.

Jennifer Braun, Senior Terrestrial Biologist

JENN BRAUN

Senior Terrestrial Biologist

Jennifer Braun has over 12 years of consulting experience. Mrs. Braun’s focus is on plant community classification, plant identification and species at risk. She has served as the vegetation and wetlands component lead for several large-scale environmental assessments.

Mrs. Braun also has over 12 years of experience leading wildlife surveys in the field, including species at risk surveys and habitat characterization. Jennifer is an active member of the Ontario Mining Association’s species at risk technical group that meets regularly to discuss updates in legislation and survey protocols. Her consulting experience includes project management, various plant and wildlife community studies, environmental assessments, baseline studies, impact assessments, mitigation, and associated reporting. The projects have focused on permitting requirements for the development of mining, hydroelectric, aggregate, and wind power projects.

SAFETY PROTOCOLS & CONSIDERATIONS

**Blue Heron follows Ontario’s guidelines for COVID-19 safety.

For the safety of our staff and clients, we are keeping current on the flexible response to COVID-19, as provided in the Reopening Ontario Act, 2020 (O. Reg 364/20).

To facilitate registrants who prefer participating via online broadcast, we have dedicated staff on-hand to provide technical support.

Thank you for your patience and cooperation! Stay safe!

Details

Start:
May 9
End:
May 13
Cost:
$3200
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Organizer

Blue Heron | Training Events
Phone:
705-665-3787
Email:
smaki@blueheronenv.com
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Venue

Timmins Office
246 Mountjoy Street South
Timmins, ON P4N 1T4 Canada
Phone:
705-264-4342
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