Module F: Remediation Principles and Closure
Contaminated Site Assessment, Remediation and Management (CSARM) series: A program of short course modules to help environmental professionals update their specific area of expertise, extend their knowledge base and network with colleagues in industry and government.
The goal of contaminated land management and site auditing is to ensure the protection of human health and the health of the environment in which we live.
The aims of this module are to consider the principles and choices of appropriate site remediation strategies, and where required, the development of a remediation action plan (RAP). New developments in sustainable remediation practices will be discussed, as will that of community engagement.
The module also addresses the roles of environmental consultants and site auditors in community engagement as well as the importance of defensible reporting at all stages of contaminated site assessment, remediation and management.
Who Will Benefit?
This program is particularly useful for:
- Environmental scientists, engineers, managers, consultants
- Professionals aspiring to become contaminated site consultant or a site auditor as part of career development
- Environmental professionals seeking to change career direction
- Professionals whose discipline/employment is in an area allied to contaminated site assessment.
- Remediation and regulatory framework; RAP and EPM
- Roles and legal responsibilities of environmental consultants and site auditors in remediation
- From site assessment to remediation – approaches to soils, vapours and groundwater
- Sustainable remediation practices including bioremediation and risk assessment
- Communication skills and defensible reporting guidelines
- Role of community engagement in CSARM
- Workshopping and case studies.
Find out more about the Contaminated Site Assessment, Remediation and Management (CSARM) short course series.