March 5, 2020
Environmental Assessments

Environmental Impact Assessments | Practical Permitting Series

The environmental assessment process ensures that governments and public bodies consider potential environmental effects before an infrastructure project begins. This session will review the triggers for a project to become subject to an EA, and the criteria of an Environmental Assessment for a project. New CEAA rules will be discussed.
February 13, 2020
Consultation Strategies

Consultation Strategies | Practical Permitting Series

Learn best practices for engaging the public, Métis, as well as First Nation communities, with the goal of developing long term relationships for industrial development.
February 3, 2020
Environmental Monitor Course

Environmental Monitor Course

Our Environmental Monitor Workshop program is designed to provide training for field monitors hired by industry to monitor environmental management practices at mining operations in Ontario.
January 23, 2020
Baseline Studies to Support Permits

Baseline Studies | Practical Permitting Series

Baseline studies are required to support permitting and approvals – they are done to understand the existing environment so that predictions can be made to show how a project may affect the environment in the future. Through the use of case studies, students will be introduced to scoping, planning & executing baseline studies in Ontario.
December 12, 2019
Building your 2020 Sampling and Reporting Calendar

Building a 2020 Environmental Sampling and Reporting Calendar

This session will review the major reporting dates in the calendar year for the Ontario regulations, as well as applicable federal regulations in mining, forestry, or other applicable resource industries.
December 5, 2019
Building your 2020 Sampling and Reporting Calendar

Building a 2020 Environmental Sampling and Reporting Calendar

This session will review the major reporting dates in the calendar year for the Ontario regulations, as well as applicable federal regulations in mining, forestry, or other applicable resource industries.
November 21, 2019
Winter Biological Monitoring

Winter Biological Monitoring

Learn about typical winter monitoring and data collection programs.
November 14, 2019
Mine Closure Plans

Mine Closure Plans | Practical Permitting Series

Ontario’s regulatory requirements and triggers for a Closure Plan will be reviewed in detail. Participants will understand the “approval” process and information requirements for Closure Plans and Closure Plan Amendments.
October 8, 2019
practical permitting environmental permitting

Environmental Permitting | Practical Permitting Series

SESSION 1: Environmental Permitting --- Participants will learn what triggers exist for environmental permits in Ontario, while also being introduced to “Permit Planning” using case study examples.
June 10, 2019

Sr. Environmental Mining Technician Workshop

Designed to provide training for senior environmental technicians hired by industry to monitor environmental management practices at mining operations in Ontario.
May 14, 2019

Wilderness First Aid

The best and most comprehensive course of its kind to offer relevant and realistic first-aid training for seasonal outdoor activities or short term wilderness endeavors and pursuits.
May 8, 2019

Transportation of Dangerous Goods | Thunder Bay

Transportation of Dangerous Goods (TDG) introduces participants to the TDG Act and regulations. Learners will be taught the requirements for receiving, handling, transporting and shipping dangerous goods, as well as the appropriate response in emergency situations such as spills or accidents.