Course Description

Environmental Impact Assessment

There are a wide range of issues currently facing organisations in the whole area of Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA). These include: process and best practice, practical requirements, the legislative framework and cost benefit analysis among others.

Portobello Institute’s Environmental Assessment Programme is designed to provide a critical overview of the theory and practice of EIA as operated within Ireland and under international legislation. The course is recognised by Engineers Ireland (the Professional body for engineers and engineering in Ireland)

At the end of this programme you will:

Understand the process and best
practice for EIA and relate them to current best procedures in Ireland operating under relevant EU Directives.
Identify and evaluate an appropriate environmental policy
for a project/organisation.
Understand the specialist roles in the environmental impact assessment process.
Manage, understand and oversee the creation of an Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA).
It will also allow assessors of completed EIA’s to make sure they comply with EU standards and will give them an understanding of the benchmark standards the reports should be working to.

Training ProviderPortobello Institute
Course LocationDublin
Location PostcodeDublin 1
Course CategoryEnvironmental Science, Technical Skills
Course TypeWebinar
Course QualificationDiploma
Course Start Date3rd March 2021
Course End Date31st August 2021
Course DurationThis is a part time course delivered over 4 Fridays and Saturdays
Course TimeFri 2-5pm, Sat 10am - 5pm
Course FeeCourse Cost- 2995
Entry RequirementsEntry to this course is by direct application to the college. There are no previous academic requirements.
Phone01 892 0035
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Portobello Institute

43 Lower Dominick Street, Dublin 1, Dublin City North, Dublin, Republic of Ireland

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43 Lower Dominick Street, Dublin 1
Dublin City North, Dublin
Republic of Ireland
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