An intense 3-day training course delivered in a workshop atmosphere, providing attendees with the training required to conduct Phase I (One) Environmental Site Assessments in Canada. Suitable for both experienced practitioners and those wishing to enter the field. Course is based on CSA-Z768 guidelines, and enhanced to include Western Canada specific guidelines (Alberta Environment, BC & Saskatchewan MOE Regs) This course is a perquisite to the CESA (Certified Environmental Site Assessor) Designation.
Date and Locations: Calgary AB: November 2nd - 4th 2016 Toronto ON: November 17th - 19th 2016
An intense 3-day training course delivered in a workshop atmosphere, providing attendees with the training required to conduct Phase II (two) Environmental Site Assessments in Canada. Suitable for both experienced practitioners and those wishing to enter the field. Course is based on CSA-Z769 guidelines, and enhanced to include Western Canada specific guidelines (Alberta Environment, BC & Saskatchewan MOE Regs) This course is a perquisite to the CESAII (Certified Environmental Site Assessor Phase II) Designation.
Dates and Locations: Calgary AB: November 8th - 10th 2016 Toronto ON: December 1st - 3rd 2016
This course is exclusive to Alberta and designed to educate Alberta Environmental Consultants, Wellsite operators, and Individuals looking to enter the Oil & Gas industry, step-by-step the mandatory procedures for conducting a Phase 1 on an Alberta Oil and Gas Wellsite and/or Facility. This 2 day course follows the Alberta Environment Guidelines for Phase 1 ESA for the purpose of reclaiming Oil and Gas Wellsites and Facilities. This course also provides an overview of the Phase 2 and Reclamation processes.
Date and location: Calgary AB: November 14th - 15th 2016
Since 1993, AESAC has been developing and delivering Environmental Site Assessment training courses in accordance with CSA-Z768, CSA Z769, and provincial guidelines. These workshop based courses are 2 to 3 days in length, provide extensive knowledge and instruction of ESA techniques and regulations, and are developed and instructed by industry leading, experienced, professionals.
AESAC offers the Certified Environmental Site Assessors (C.E.S.A) Designation and the Enhancement C.E.S.A.II for Phase Two practitioners.
Applicants must pass a 100 point checklist; which includes Experience, Education, and submitting an ESA report for review.
C.E.S.A. Designations are nationally accredited and required by many Banks, Lenders, Stakeholders, and Employers
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In one of my last posts I wrote about some common pitfalls encountered when conducting a Phase One Environmental Site Assessment (ESA). This article will discuss some of the inherent difficulties in interpreting and reporting the ESA findings. Although my comments are directed mainly to
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