Fundamentals of Environmental Risk Assessment


Fundamentals of Environmental Risk Assessment

Instructor: Dr. Christopher Wren
Location: Sudbury, Ontario, Canada
Date: December 1 – 2, 2014
Cost: $1500
Objectives: MIRARCO Mining Innovation and the Goodman School of Mines will be offering a short course entitled “Fundamentals of Environmental Risk Assessment” in December 1 – 2, 2014.
This two-day intensive course will teach participants the fundamentals of environmental risk assessment, using world-class expertise and examples borrowed from the Sudbury story and from elsewhere around the world. It will provide participants with a detailed introduction to the principles of both human health and ecological risk assessments with a focus on metal and chemical stressors. The course will cover the scientific background as well as the regulatory environment behind risk assessments, and will teach participants how to evaluate, communicate and manage these risks. Examples will focus on the mining industry in Ontario, but the course will be useful for small to large projects across resource-based industries and regulatory boundaries.

Notes: Total course fee will be $1,500.00 per person (includes HST 13%).
For more information or to enroll, please contact at 705-675-1151 ex: 5075 or via email info@mirarco.org