Epic Training – Understanding Environmental Regulations

November 1, 2017 @ 7:45 pm – November 3, 2017 @ 8:45 pm


After participating in this course you will be able to do the following:

  • Apply your skills in contracting, integrating health and safety, data management and reporting, inspections and investigations, negotiating approvals, and environmental management
  • Understand the legislation that directly impacts solid waste, industrial effluents, and air emissions
  • Identify practical approaches for environmental compliance
  • Manage environmental issues subject to various regulations

The environmental “command and control” compliance philosophy continues to dominate the government policy agenda, and the only way to avoid liability for non-compliance is to thoroughly understand regulatory requirements. This course will increase your understanding of environmental compliance issues and regulatory environment in a variety of jurisdictions. The course emphasizes the application of regulations in the various areas of concern to industry.

Whether you have limited previous knowledge or simply need to study regulation updates, you will receive a comprehensive overview of the federal and provincial environmental regulations and how they affect industrial processes and projects.

Course Outline:

  • Environmental Assessment
  • Provincial Permitting Requirements
  • Regulation of Air Quality: Federal and Provincial Regulation
  • Regulation of Impacts to Water I: Federal  and Provincial Requirements
  • Technical Issues: Water and Waste Water
  • Contaminated Sites and Asset Transfer
  • Liability and Legal Defence
  • Monitoring
  • Climate Change Risk
  • Aboriginal Issues

Who Should Attend:
Environmental Managers • Coordinators • Engineers • Scientists• Environmental Departments • Corporate/Project Managers • Directors and Officers • Facility Managers • Plant Superintendents• In-house counsel• Consultants • Regulatory Personnel• Municipal Personnel


Please Note:
4:30 Adjournment (Day I & II) Day 3 ends at 2:30