Land Capability Assessment for On-site Wastewater Management

Event Details

  • 16 Mar
    2021 - 18 Mar 2021
    Land Capability Assessment for On-site Wastewater Management 08:30am - 04:30pm Quality Hote Melbourne Airport, 265 Mickleham Road, Tullamarine. CPD Points: 18

    Building Services DesignersEngineersPermit Authorities

Presented by: Centre for Environmental Training.

The course is designed for those involved in land capability assessment, planning, design, installation, regulation, management and performance supervision of domestic on-site and decentralised wastewater management systems. It is particularly relevant to Land Capability Assessors, Environmental Health Officers, Building Inspectors, Plumbing Inspectors, Environmental Managers, Planners, Surveyors, Catchment Managers, Geotechnical, Environmental and Engineering Consultants as well as on-site systems designers, manufacturers and installation and maintenance technicians.

Technical sessions include:
 The Regulatory Environment
 Wastewater Characterisation and Testing
 Septic Systems and Primary Treatment
 Soil Based Systems
 Trenches and Beds
 LPED Systems and Wick Trenches
 Soil Landscape Interpretation for Land Capability Assessment
 Evapotranspiration Systems
 Soil Permeability and Dispersion
 Soil Properties and Classification
 Soil Testing
 Sand Filters and Mound Systems
 Aerated Wastewater Treatment Systems
 Disinfection
 Composting Toilets and Wetlands
 Greywater and Greywater Systems
 Climatic Factors
 Water Balance Analysis
 Nutrient Balances
 Irrigation Systems
 Wet Weather Storage
 Site Assessment
 Soil Permeability Testing by Constant Head Permeameter
 Land Capability Assessment
 Field Based Land Capability Assessment
 Site Evaluation and Design Exercise

Brochure and registration