Training Overview

A two-day course that trains the participant on the basics of environmental management and compliance pertaining to the Mining Industry in WA. Expect to obtain a good handle on the environmental framework in WA and delve into actual case studies on environmental management in WA and wider Australia.

Overview of Environmental Law in WA
  • What is environmental law?
  • Sources of environmental law (and guiding principles)
  • Common Law (Trespass, Nuisance and Negligence)
  • Key WA Acts
  • Relationship between State and Commonwealth Law
  • The Politics * emotions * stakeholders dynamic
(Mining) Environmental Approvals
  • Approvals required for mining activity
  • PoW
  • Mining Proposal:
  • Environmental Impact Assessment (WA v C’th)
  • Referrals
  • EARS online
Mine Rehabilitation and Closure
  • Rehabilitation
  • Mine Rehabilitation Fund (intent and issues)
  • Planning for Mine Closure
  • Specific Mine Closure Issues
EP Act 1986 PartV
  • Overview
  • Licencing, Works Approvals & Prescribed Premises
  • Other licences (Hazardous waste, explosives etc.)
  • Native Veg. Permitting
  • Monitoring
  • Controlled waste
  • Key definitions re: compliance
Pollution
  • Waste management
  • Water
  • Air
  • Noise
Biodiversity Conservation
  • EPBC Act 1999
  • Wildlife Conservation Act 1950 (WA)
  • Environmental Protection Regulations 2004
  • Ten Clearing principles
  • Declared and Invasive species
  • Offsets
General Compliance Reporting
  • Annual Environmental Report
  • AER (DWER)
  • NGER and NPI Reporting
  • Annual Audit Compliance Reports (AACRs)
  • Incident Reporting
  • Monitoring
Environmental Management Systems
  • What is an EMS?
  • ISO14001 (2015) Requirements
  • Processes and Systems
  • Environmental Risk Assessment
  • Barriers to implementation
  • Sustainability and beyond

Grow Your Knowledge And Add Value To Your Organisation For Only:

$1,800

(ex GST)

And, you can leave your sandwich box at home… lunch and refreshments are included!

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Why LandTrack Systems?

LandTrack Systems has been blazing a trail in tenement management software development for more than a decade.
We’re an Aussie Perth-based company with an enviable reputation for innovation, reliability, quality and outstanding client support.
We support over 40 Australian mining industry clients including, BHP Billiton, Rio Tinto, Barrack Gold and Newmont Australia.



Course Details:

When:

Thursday 7th - Friday 8th November 2019

Time:

9:00am - 4:30pm both days

Where:

LandTrack Systems, Level 2, 91 Havelock Street, WEST PERTH, 6005

Investment:

$1,800 (ex GST)

Places are strictly limited

Our classes are small, so we can create the best possible learning environment where everyone has the chance to ask questions…

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Exceptional, Accessible WA Environmental Compliance Training

When you attend our Practical WA Environmental Training, you’ll discover our course is jam-packed with useful information delivered in logical segments for ease of learning.

During our practical two-day course, you’ll use a combination of theory and real-world case studies to deepen your understanding of environmental regulations and requirements.

Once you’ve completed the course, you’ll be equipped with the knowledge and resources to better understand your environmental obligations and successfully mitigate environmental risks.

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