Fully Accredited Program Advanced Site Remediation Techniques for Soil and Groundwater Cleanup (USA)

There are over 85,000 toxic waste sites in the USA that require cleanup. The contamination at these sites often involves complex mixtures of hazardous chemicals, petroleum hydrocarbons, metals, and radionuclides that spread extensively. As a result, no two contaminated sites are the same. The geology, hydrogeology, contaminant types, and extent of contamination vary widely from site to site, underscoring the critical need for advanced site remediation knowledge and skills to protect human health and the environment.

This certified program is designed to empower you with expert proficiency in the latest site remediation technologies, strategies, and best practices. You will gain an in-depth understanding of essential topics in site characterization, risk assessment, remedial design, contaminant hydrogeology, and innovative treatment solutions. Furthermore, this program will provide you with extensive knowledge of remediation methods for soils, groundwater, sediments, and vapor intrusion, alongside cost-benefit evaluations, green and sustainable options, and remediation system optimization.

With focused attention on matching site conditions, this program will thoroughly examine a range of proven remediation technologies including pump-and-treat, soil vapor extraction, bioremediation, chemical treatment, and thermal desorption. Additionally, you will obtain the critical skills to interpret regulatory policies, evaluate applicable laws, and select cost-effective solutions that ensure regulatory compliance. By exploring real-world remediation challenges and failures, this program will provide you with invaluable perspectives into mitigating risks, controlling costs, demonstrating quantifiable treatment, and achieving site closure.

Upon completion, you will earn the Certification in Advanced Site Remediation Techniques for Soil and Groundwater Cleanup. This certification validates your expertise in the essential methods, technologies, and strategies for effective site remediation in accordance with industry best practices and regulatory requirements. Globally recognized and valued, this industry-recognized certification holds lifelong validity and underscores your expertise and commitment to environmental remediation.

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This program will entitle you:

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  • Experience 2 days of instructor-led live program and in-depth learning in formulating remedial objectives, establishing initial screening criteria, reviewing established remediation technologies, and critically examining emerging technologies in the field
  • Attain the industry-recognized Certification in Advanced Remediation Techniques for Soil and Groundwater Cleanup. This certification will validate your expertise in the essential methods, technologies, and strategies for effective site remediation in accordance with industry best practices and regulatory requirements.
  • This program will also help you to refine your expertise in the implementation and evaluation of site assessments, from field activities and data analysis to generating comprehensive evaluation reports.
  • For inquiries, chat with our Program Advisers at [email protected] or call us at
    • Singapore and Asia Pacific: +65 6716 9980
    • Australia and New Zealand: +61 3 9909 7310
    • UK, Europe and Middle East: +44 (020) 335 57898
    • USA: +1 888 745 8875

Accreditations

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This program is accredited by the Chartered Institute of Professional Certifications, which maintains the governing standards for all professionals who have completed this program.

The content of this program has been fully certified and accredited by the CPD Certification Service as conforming to Continuing Professional Principles. CPD is the leading independent CPD accreditation institution operating across industry sectors to complement the Continuing Professional Development policies of professional institutes and academic bodies. The CPD Certification Service provides support, advice, and recognizes independent CPD accreditation compatible with global CPD principles.

What Can You Expect From This Live Program

According to an extensive evaluation by the United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), it was determined that improper management of hazardous waste sites contributes to over $50 billion per year in environmental damage and health risks. Furthermore, the EPA has estimated that there are over 400,000 brownfield sites in the USA requiring investigation and cleanup, underlining the critical need for advanced site remediation techniques in soil and groundwater cleanup.

This certified program is designed to bolster your proficiency and expertise in advanced site remediation techniques and management approaches that are essential for addressing the complex challenges faced in soil and groundwater cleanup in the United States. You will gain an in-depth understanding of cutting-edge methodologies in remediation, such as pump-and-treat, bioremediation, thermal treatment, and chemical oxidation. The program will also thoroughly dissect the wide array of approaches used in site investigation, encompassing phase assessments, risk evaluations, cost-benefit analyses, and their applicability across various states in the U.S. Special emphasis will be given to adapting remediation techniques to localized geophysical conditions, taking into account regional variances in soil types, groundwater levels, and contaminant properties.

Moreover, you will acquire the crucial skills to effectively navigate and interpret the myriad of U.S. laws, codes, and regulations governing site remediation, such as the Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA), and the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA). This program will provide unparalleled insights into common challenges, expensive mistakes, legal complexities, and notable success stories in the field of site remediation. With a focus on innovation, project management, sustainability, and comprehensive cost analysis, you will be well-equipped to manage the complexities involved in soil and groundwater remediation projects.

Upon successful completion of the program, you will earn the Certification in Advanced Site Remediation Techniques for Soil and Groundwater Cleanup. This distinguished certification will make you adept in addressing complex contamination challenges, employing state-of-the-art cleanup methodologies, and ensuring compliance with regulatory standards. Globally recognized and valued, this industry-recognized certification holds lifelong validity and underscores your expertise and commitment to environmental restoration.

Key Skills You Will Gain

  • Regulatory Compliance
  • Site Investigation
  • Risk Assessment
  • Site Assessment
  • Data Interpretation
  • Contamination Characterization
  • Advanced Sampling Techniques
  • Remediation Technologies
  • Risk Management
  • Data Management
  • Environmental Monitoring
  • Regulatory Framework for Site Remediation
  • Remediation Plan Development
  • Site Closure Procedure
  • Site Assessment Strategy
  • Site Strategic Plan
  • Decision Matrix
  • Remedial Implementation Approach
  • Performance Monitoring
  • Regulatory Engagement Plan
  • Assessment Report
  • Site Strategic Plan (SSP)
  • Initial Technology Screening
  • Site Prep & Pre-Execution
  • U.S. Environmental Law and State Regulations
  • Comprehensive Environmental Response and Compensation and Liability Act (CERCLA)
  • Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)

Your Faculty Director

David Joseph Watterson
David Joseph Watterson
Renowned Environmental & Regulatory Specialist

With a distinguished career spanning over 37 years, Joe Watterson is a renowned authority in the field of site remediation. He embarked on his professional journey as an environmental driller, where he honed his skills in soil boring and groundwater monitoring across various landscapes. A significant milestone in Joe's career came when he shifted to become an industry environmental representative. In this role, he enhanced his remediation capabilities through partnerships with as many as 10 different consulting organizations over a 20-year period. By skillfully orchestrating these multifaceted teams and critically evaluating various remedial strategies, Joe developed an extensive knowledge of specialized investigative and remediation technologies. His aptitude for transforming these technologies into implementable action plans has consistently earned approval from relevant regulatory bodies. Joe's depth of expertise has also led him to be a frequent contributor and a published author in the prestigious Groundwater Monitoring & Remediation journal.

Advanced Site Remediation Techniques for Soil and Groundwater Cleanup (USA) Program Agenda

Module 1 - Site Assessment Planning
Module 2 - Site Assessment Implementation & Evaluation
Module 3 - Developing A Site Strategic Plan
Module 4 - Initial Technology Screening
Module 5 - Utilizing A Decision Matrix
Module 6 - Remedial Plan Development
Module 7 - Implementation Strategy
Module 8 - Site Prep & Pre-Execution Activities
Module 9 - Execution Of Remedial Plan/ Implementation Of Design
Module 10 - OM&M Planning, Implementation & Evaluation
Module 11 - Closure Planning And Implementation

How You Will Benefit

  • Master Site Characterization Techniques: Gain a deep understanding of essential topics like site characterization, risk assessment, and contaminant hydrogeology to accurately assess the scope of environmental challenges.
  • Acquire Remediation Technology Expertise: Develop proficiency in a range of proven remediation technologies, including pump-and-treat, soil vapor extraction, bioremediation, chemical treatment, and thermal desorption.
  • Optimize Remediation Systems: Learn how to select and implement the most effective remediation solutions by leveraging cost-benefit evaluations, system optimization, and green and sustainable options.
  • Navigate Regulatory Policies: Equip yourself with the skills to interpret and apply federal and state regulations
  • Ensure Regulatory Compliance: Acquire the knowledge to select cost-effective solutions that not only address site challenges but also comply with relevant laws and regulations.
  • Adapt to Localized Conditions: Understand how to adapt remediation techniques based on regional variances in soil types, groundwater levels, and contaminant properties to achieve optimal results.
  • Conduct Comprehensive Risk Assessments: Become proficient in evaluating the risks associated with contaminated sites, taking into account both health and environmental factors.
  • Implement Innovative Treatment Solutions: Stay abreast of cutting-edge methodologies in remediation, including thermal treatment and chemical oxidation, to effectively treat soils, groundwater, sediments, and vapor intrusion.
  • Manage Remediation Projects Effectively: With a focus on innovation, project management, and comprehensive cost analysis, become fully equipped to manage the complexities involved in soil and groundwater remediation projects.

Certification in Advanced Remediation Techniques for Soil and Groundwater Cleanup

Upon successfully attending this program, you will be awarded with the Certification in Advanced Remediation Techniques for Soil and Groundwater Cleanup that can be used in your resume, CV, and other professional credentials. This certification is industry-recognized with lifelong validity.

Globally demanded and recognized, this certification will amplify your professional qualifications and demonstrate your specialized knowledge and skills necessary to navigate the regulatory landscape, implement effective remediation strategies, and address the unique challenges associated with soil and groundwater cleanup. Developed by the Chartered Institute of Professional Certifications, the content of this program has been independently accredited by the CPD Certification Service as adhering to the highest standards of continuing professional principles.

Pricing & Registration

Please select one of the locations:

United States

Dates: 8 - 9 May 2024

Venue: Online Executive Program (via Zoom)

Time: 8:00am - 3:30pm Pacific Daylight Time (PDT)
10:00am - 5:30pm Central Daylight Time (CDT)
11:00am - 6:30pm Eastern Daylight Time (EDT)


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By 05 Mar 2024 By 16 Apr 2024 After 16 Apr 2024
USA Delegates USD 1,395 USD 1,595 USD 1,695

Group Discount: 2nd participant get 10%, or register 3 participants and 4th participant get a complimentary seat (1 discount scheme applies).

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You can download our program brochure below. If you have any inquiries on this program, please contact our Program Advisor at [email protected] or call us at:

  • Singapore and Asia Pacific: +65 6716 9980
  • Australia and New Zealand: +61 3 9909 7310
  • UK, Europe and Middle East: +44 (020) 335 57898
  • USA: +1 888 745 8875

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Advanced Site Remediation Techniques for Soil and Groundwater Cleanup (USA) Reviews and Testimonials

I recently completed the Advanced Site Remediation Techniques program, and I am genuinely impressed. The trainer's approach was engaging, and the content was delivered in a clear and concise manner. The program provided me with a strong foundation in site remediation, and I feel much more confident in my abilities now.
I had the privilege of attending the Advanced Site Remediation Techniques program, and I am incredibly satisfied with the knowledge I gained. The trainer's expertise was evident throughout the program, and I appreciated the emphasis on practical applications. I now feel better prepared to tackle complex challenges in soil and groundwater cleanup.
Enrolling in the Advanced Site Remediation Techniques program was one of the best decisions I've made for my career. The program, led by a knowledgeable trainer, provided a comprehensive understanding of advanced techniques in soil and groundwater cleanup. The small class size allowed for personalized attention, making the learning experience highly effective.
The Advanced Site Remediation Techniques program surpassed my expectations. The trainer's in-depth knowledge and real-world experience added immense value to the sessions. The content was comprehensive, covering both fundamental concepts and advanced techniques. I feel well-equipped to apply these learnings in my projects.

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