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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There are now many risk management and remediation options available for use at contaminated sites. It is important to be aware of these options along with their relative advantages, limitations and technical constraints in order to select the most appropriate options for the management of pollutant linkages
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:
There will be a practical session towards the end of the day to practice the skills learned. The practical session will involve the use of data for real contaminated sites to identify and evaluate feasible remediation options.
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||10||
|Nottingham (Public sector)||TBC||£170.00||10||
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"Great day and very informaticve - it has given me valuable knowlege which I can draw upon in my job" (Local Authority)
"Very comprehensive coverage..." (Local Authority)
The best aspects were:
"All good as gave a broad overview of the different remediation techniques, many of which I wasn't familiar with."
"Overview of the remedial techniques - excellent knowledge"
"Good comprehensive overview of all remediation strategies available"
"Clear description of different methods including pros & cons"
“Knowledge of trainers experience shone through” (Local Authority)
"Very detailed descriptions of all potential options, inc. positives + negatives + feasibility. Great practical into making you think about each option closer" (Consultant)
"Practical was helpful. Good amount of info" (Consultant)
"Concise coverage of all fields which helped me achieve what I wanted in attending"
"Broad range of approaches addressed"
"Very clear and informative"
"The practical was v. interesting + useful"
"The practical helps in understanding the different processes"
An understanding of the geological and hydrogeological conditions is vital to identifying potential contamination issues at a site and effectively managing any significant risks