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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Humans are key receptors of the hazards posed by land contamination under both Part 2A and Planning Control. Therefore, human health risk assessment is often an essential step for contaminated sites.
This course has recently been updated and redesigned around a new hands-on practical, which provides delegates with an opportunity to gain a deeper understanding of some of the key aspects of toxicology and exposure estimiation.
This is one of a series of 5 one-day courses covering the fundamental subject matter relevant to the investigation, assessment and management of land contamination. The courses aim to improve knowledge of the subject matter and the application of this knowledge in the risk-based approach for the assessment and management of land contamination. The courses in this series cover legislation and conceptual models, site characterisation, human-health risk assessment, remediation and risk management and reviewing 3rd Party reports. These courses can be taken individually or in combination.
The course will:
The Practical session will involve using and understanding CLEA software output reports for human health risk assessment.
Land Quality Management courses are renowned for their relevance and quality. This comes from our belief that training should be interesting, relevant and make a difference to the way our delegates go about their normal contaminated land related business. We always select top quality tutors with both the experience to communicate and the knowledge to share – as well as the enthusiasm to improve the way land contamination issues are tackled.
By the end of the course delegates should be better able to:
All delegates will be issued with a Certificate of Attendance which should be retained and used to provide evidence of CPD activity when required by employers or professional bodies
This is an introductory course suitable for new starters, those needing a refresher or for those managing contaminated land staff.
This course is of relevance to :
|Nottingham (Private Sector)||TBC||£285.00||5||
|Nottingham (Public sector)||TBC||£170.00||7||
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"Practical worksheets were very useful in helping the understanding of the exposure pathway calculations" (Consultant)
"Excellent course, very well taught and detailed. I learned much more than I expected" (Consultant)
"Good notes package, highly knowledgeable instructor" (Consultant)
"Efficient, well structured and relevant. Provided good insight and background knowledge" (Consultant)
"Practical was very usefull in understanding the model" (Consultant)
"Good detail on human health [risk assessment]" (Local Authority)
"Really good basis + grounding in subject - packed lots in."
"All of it was excellent. I specifically found that comparison of C4SL and S4UL was useful"
"Good and comprehensive outline of different GACs and guidance"
"The practical calculations were useful and broke up the day"
"really enjoyed the practical sessions"
"All topics useful. Comparison between SR2/£ and SP1010 helped as I am used to teh SR2/3 method"
"Friendly & informal day, Great lunch, Knowledgeable lecturer/trainer"
"Learning about diffrences between SGV, GAC, C4SLs etc."
"Understanding the background behind the various guidance docs"
"Good summary of HHRA + advice on relevant guidance, legislation, policy etc."
"very informative, more than willing to answer any questions, very detailed regarding DQRA"
"A good run through of the complexities of risk assessments with a balance of information on different guidelines + values"
"All of today first class" (Local Authority)
“Clear and concise with explanations and presentations. Raised interesting thought provoking points.” (Consultant)
“Good overview of everything required to derive GAC’s. Information on relevant regulations to be using. Introduction to the CLEA model” (Consultant)
“Speaker is engaging and obviously knew his stuff” (Local Authority)
"Good handouts, CLEA model example very useful" (Local Authority)
“Well-paced covering a good amount of information over a sensible time period” (Consultant)
"Good enaging lecturing. Knowledgeable"
Designed for beginners with little or no understanding or experience of sites impacted by ground gases (eg methand and carbon dioxide) and organic vapours, and how to assess and manage the risks they may pose. Delivered by LQM in collaboration with leading industry specialists, EPG Ltd.