LQM is a specialist environmental consultancy based in Nottingham (UK) with an international reputation for assessing and managing the risks posed to human health and the environment by contaminants in soil. Increasingly this is being done within a context of sustainable development and specifically sustainable brownfield regeneration.

We provide consultancy, peer review and expert witness services, contract research and training courses on all aspects of the management of land contamination to problem holders, developers and local government.

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Webinar Recording: Data Analysis and Statistics 101 (Early Career Briefings)

Only £30 (excl VAT) with online card payment discount.

This webinar is aimed at early career professionals who do not have a background in data analysis using (geo)statistics or GIS.

The ~60min webinar explores how quantitative data are interpreted in risk assessment and remediaiton verification; what common pitfalls to avoid and where to look for cost effective software. It forms a sound foundation for what will need to be a career long learning journey.

This LQM Early Career Briefing, delivered by Paul Nathanail, forms part of LQM's continued commitment to raising standards among practitioners and regulators, at all stages of their career.

Prices and discounts: Prices exclude VAT. Please note purchase is via online card payment only - a 20% discount will automatically be applied. 

Invoice purchases will be declined

Recording link: provided by email once payment has been received.

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This webinar:

  • provides a background in data analysis technqiues for contaminated land
  • explores how quantitative data are interpreted in risk assessment and remediation verification
  • highlights some common pitfalls to avoid
  • shows where to find cost effective software

By the end of the webinar, you will:

  • better understand how to undertake data analysis of your contaminated land datasets
  • better understand how quantitative data can be interpreted and common pitfalls
  • know more about cost effective software solutions

February 2020

"The webinar was very engaging and easy to follow, even for me with only a basic understanding of the subject" (Consultant)

"Goes into good detail, easy to follow" (Consultant)

"Thank you for a useful refresher" (Local Authority)

"Thank  you" (Consultant)

Other related publications, licences and courses

Contaminated Land Management: Ready Reference (Release 2)

Contaminated Land Management: Ready Reference (Release 2)

A compendium of key facts, techniques and considerations relating to the investigation, assessment and management of land contamination and brownfield sites. A "must have" for any contaminated land practioner.


Webinar Recording: Chemistry 101 (Early Career Briefings)

Webinar Recording: Chemistry 101 (Early Career Briefings)

Recording of Early Career Briefing for professionals who do not have a background in chemistry, originally delivered on 1st November 2019 (~50mins)

KeyCSM Two Hour Online Training

KeyCSM Two Hour Online Training

A two hour one to one online training session on using KeyCSM.

On purchasing the training, you will be contacted by LQM to discuss your level of experience with KeyCSM.

Training can comprise:

  • An instructor led introduction into using the KeyCSM software to represent the sources, pathways and receptors associated with a potentially contaminated site, highlighting the key features of the software.
  • OR a tailored session to take you to the next level.  After showing the instructor how far you have got with understanding KeyCSM, you will be shown additional functionality reflecting your needs.

Training will last for two hours. Additional training sessions can be purchased as required. Up to three delegates from your organisation can attend at one time.