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Land Capability Assessment for On-site Wastewater Management

Event Details

  • 07 Feb
    2023 - 09 Feb 2023
    Land Capability Assessment for On-site Wastewater Management 08:30am - 04:30pm Best Western Airport Motel and Convention Centre 33 Ardlie Street Attwood, VIC CPD Points: 18

    Building SurveyorsEngineersPermit 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.
Councils should encourage attendance by site and soil assessors preparing Land Capability Assessment (LCA) reports to support development applications. It is equally important that Council officers assessing Land Capability Assessment (LCA) reports are appropriately skilled.

Technical sessions include:
* The Regulatory Environment, General Environmental Duty
* On-site Wastewater; Generation, Quantification and Characterisation
* Primary Treatment; Septic Systems
* Other Primary Treatment Systems and Greywater Options
* Secondary Treatment; Sand Filters, Media Filters and Mound Systems
* Secondary Treatment; Wetlands, Reed Beds
* Secondary Treatment; Aerated Wastewater Treatment Systems (AWTS and STS)
* Soil Assessment for On-site Wastewater Management
* Soils; Hydraulic Conductivity and Dispersion
* Soils; Soil Testing
* Soils; Workshop Review
* Soil Absorption Systems; Trenches and Beds
* Passive Dosing Systems; Siphons and Flouts, LPED Systems
* Evapotranspiration Systems and Sizing by Water Balance
* Nutrients and Land Application Areas
* Irrigation Systems; Componentry, Selection and Design
* Site Assessment; Desktop Study
* Land Capability Assessment
* Soil Permeability Testing by Constant Head Permeameter
* Design Exercise
* Failing Systems; Auditing and Troubleshooting
* Failing Systems; Tracers and Source Tracking
* Regional On-site Wastewater Issues

Course fee: $2,740.00 + $274.00 GST = Total $3,014.00
10% discount for two or more registrations from the same organisation.

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