ACLCA Novice Professional Group PresentationTuesday, 28 August 2018 WA
ACLCA Novice Professional Group Presentation – Tuesday 28 August 2018
Special NPG Event: Application of the Contaminated Sites Act 2003
This event is co-host by Department of Water and Environment Regulation (DWER) Contaminated Sites (CS) Officer, Lomus Capelli and accredited CS Auditor, Ivan Kwan. The presentation is aim at novice professional (<7 years’ experience) and will provide an overview of the Act and process for reporting and classifying sites.
Overview of Program
· Part 1 (of the Act) – Preliminary (Brief overview of Act, object and principles)
· Part 2 – Reporting, classifying and recording sites
o When to report a site, who is responsible for reporting of the site, how do I report a site?
o Classification of sites (how does DWER classify sites, how quickly does this occur, types of classifications
o How do I know if a site has been classified (Contaminated Sites Database, Basic and / or Detailed Summary of Records)
· Part 3 – Remediation of contaminated sites
o Person responsible for remediation
· How is a site reclassified, Interest Only Deposited Plans (IODPs)?
Lomus Capelli – DWER CS Officer
Lomas is an environmental officer within the Contaminated Sites Branch of the Department of Water and Environmental Regulation. He graduated from Curtin University in 2008 with a degree in Environmental Science, majoring in Chemistry. Lomas then spent three years at Curtin University working on corrosion research and consultancy projects relating to the oil and gas industry before joining the Contaminated Sites team of the then Department of Environment and Conservation in 2011. As an Environmental Officer Lomas has substantial experience in the administration of the Contaminated Sites Act and associated regulations.
Ivan Kwan – CS Auditor
Ivan is a Senior Partner and Principal with Golder Associates. He graduated from UWA as an Environmental Engineer with focus on stormwater treatment and nutrient removal using vegetation/phytoremediation. Ivan has worked primarily in contaminated sites assessments for the last 18 years and became an Auditor in WA in 2012 and in SA in 2014. He is the first Auditor to have worked through the complete Section 30 transfer of liability of contamination process under the Contaminated Sites Act and the first Auditor to carry out an Audit when the first Hazard Abatement Notice was issued.
DATE: Tuesday 28 August 2018
TIME: 5.30 – 7pm (doors close at 6pm)
VENUE: AECOM, GPO Building, Level 6, 3 Forrest Place.
This session is open to ACLCA members only with less than 7 years’ experience,
Please register via the ACLCA website.Book Now