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.
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 5, 2019
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.
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.
April 4, 2019

Wilderness First Aid

Wilderness First Aid is a two-day introduction to general medical concepts and basic life support skills. It is targeted to those who are required to conduct work in remote wildness settings and outdoor enthusiasts that spend time in the wilderness for leisure.
April 1, 2019
Environmental Coordinator Workshop

Environmental Coordinator Workshop

Learn how to turn environmental legislative requirements into effective environmental programs that can help maintain compliance at your site.
March 18, 2019

Environmental Monitor Workshop

Participants will experience a hands-on fieldwork monitoring course that emphasizes proper sample collection and safety considerations. Monitoring tools and techniques will be discussed, such as equipment calibration exercises, field note taking, data entry, calculations, and laboratory protocols.
March 6, 2019

Transportation of Dangerous Goods | Sudbury

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.