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
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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.
May 31, 2018

WEBINAR | Bridging the Gap

Our Traditional Ecological Knowledge (TEK) training session aims to illustrate meaningful approaches to consultation with Indigenous peoples.
April 4, 2018

Site Water Runoff and Preparing for Spring Freshet

In this webinar, we will take a look at the regulatory requirements related to Storm Water Control Studies, as well as provide tips on how to prepare for, prevent, manage and monitor runoff.
March 22, 2018

WEBINAR | Fundamentals of Bat Studies

Our webinar will give a good indication of bat ecology, bat habitat, how assessments for bat habitat are conducted, and outline requirements of the new draft protocol.
February 22, 2018

Site Water Runoff and Preparing for Spring Freshet

In this webinar, we will take a look at the regulatory requirements related to Storm Water Control Studies, as well as provide tips on how to prepare for, prevent, manage and monitor runoff.
January 18, 2018

WEBINAR | HWIN and O.Reg 347

During this webinar, we’ll cover the basics of O.Reg 347, and then we’ll delve into LDR (land disposal restrictions) where the regulation was amended and became much more detailed.
November 15, 2017

WEBINAR | Closure Plan Expectations

Join us for a discussion regarding the triggers for Closure Plan and Closure Plan Amendment Submissions, as well as recent practices and evolving trends regarding the practices and information requirements for filing of Mine Closure Plans/Closure Plan Amendments.
October 12, 2017

WEBINAR | Laboratory Protocols

This webinar will walk through the process of quality, from sampling in the field, to in-house laboratory practices, to external laboratory quality and results interpretation and management.