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Ecological Risk Assessment

Course Code: EZ0401CA19

Approved for NJ LSRP CEC's and CT LEP CEC's

Ecological Risk Assessment Training

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Date & Time

Last Held: March 19-20, 2019
9:00am - 4:30pm (Check-in time: 8:30am)

Next offering TBD.

Description

This two-day program provides attendees with a comprehensive overview of regulatory expectations of ecological risk assessments from both federal and state perspectives. Participants will learn to help clients understand how the ecological risk assessment process aids in developing realistic approaches to remediating sites. LSRPs will gain more perspective on the role that ecological risk assessment plays in establishing site clean-up goals.

On Day One, learn about the methodologies and innovative approaches being employed to conduct ecological risk evaluations and assessments of aquatic and terrestrial ecosystems under CERCLA, RCRA, and various state mandates.

On Day Two, NJDEP representatives will take you through the updated NJ guidance document for the completion of ecological risk assessments under the Licensed Site Remediation Professionals Program.

Featured Topics

  • Applicability of Ecological Risk Assessments
  • Federal, State (NJ, NY, and PA) and Regional Approaches
  • Regulatory Drivers
  • Development of Clean-up Goals
  • Hazard Assessment: How and Why
  • The US EPA's 8-Step Process

Instructors
Faculty Coordinator: Charles Harman
, Wood
Nancy Hamill, NJDEP
Anne Hayton, NJDEP
Allan Motter, NJDEP

Continuing Education Credits

The March 19, 2019 offering of this course was approved for the following credits. We will reapply for similar credits the next time the course runs, but we cannot guarantee credit approval for future offerings.

In addition to 1.2 Rutgers CEUs, this ecological risk assessment course has been approved for the following credits:

NJ Health Officers & REHSs: Rutgers University, NJAES, Office of Continuing Professional Education has been approved by the New Jersey Department of Health as a provider of NJ Public Health Continuing Education Contact Hours (CEs). Participants who complete this education program will be awarded 12.0 NJ Public Health Continuing Education Contact Hours (CEs).

NJ Professional Engineers: 12 Continuing Professional Competency Credits

NJ LSRP CECs: 5 Regulatory and 5 Technical

CT Licensed Environmental Professionals (LEPs): 9.5 CECs - Course Number CTLEP-392

This course is eligible toward PDHs for Pennsylvania Professional Geologists.

Fees

Early Registration Fee

TBD

 

Registration Fee

TBD

 

Multi-Person Registration

TBD

 

Cancellation Fee TBD  

Limit one discount per course registration!

Substitutions are permitted. View cancellation policy.

Meals

Continental breakfast and deli buffet lunch will be provided to you at no additional cost.

NOTE: If you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies, please alert us at least one (1) week in advance of the course start date so that we can make reasonable accommodations. We cannot guarantee accommodations for special requests made after that time.

Location

We strongly recommend that you use the directions we provide.

Rutgers Continuing Education at The Atrium
Suite 101, Room 118 Mulberry
300 Atrium Drive, Somerset, NJ 08873
Directions

Note: Pre-registration is required. We're sorry, but we cannot guarantee a seat, materials or meals for walk-in registrants. Location is subject to change; registrants will be notified in the event of a change.

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1. Click here to join our mailing list (please reference "Ecological Risk Assessment" or Course Code EZ0401) 
2. Call us at 848-932-9271, select option 3
3. E-mail us at ocpe@njaes.rutgers.edu

Program Questions? Contact Us!

Program Coordinator: Pamela Springard-Mayer, 848-932-7463
Administrative Assistant: Jackie Findra, 848-932-7180

Attention U.S. Veterans

All of the courses offered by the Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education are approved by the New Jersey State Approving Agency for Veterans Training for educational benefits through the GI Bill. For more information about the GI Bill, click here.