California Construction Environmental Compliance Training
Understand and Implement Environmental Protection on Your Job Sites
Join our interactive virtual workshop on November 16, 2023, from 11:00 AM to 12:00 PM, and gain essential insights into California’s environmental regulations for construction sites. This training is tailored to help professionals in the construction industry navigate and comply with state and federal environmental mandates effectively.
- Environmental Law: Delve into the core environmental legislations that impact construction processes, including:
- The Clean Water Act (CWA)
- National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA)
- California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA)
- Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)
- Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA)
- Endangered Species Act (ESA)
- Emergency Planning and Community Right-to-Know Act (EPCRA)
- Clean Air Act (CAA)
- Safety and Hazard Management: Learn how to conduct safe site inspections, manage hazardous substances, and navigate hazardous waste management including weekly inspection protocols and required documentation.
- Air Quality and Pollution Mitigation: Explore strategies for mitigating air pollution, understanding on-site generator requirements, and the location and use of site-specific SWPPP (Stormwater Pollution Prevention Plans).
- Best Practices for Job Sites: We’ll cover the best management practices (BMPs) for your job sites, focusing on:
- Effective housekeeping practices
- Maintenance obligations
- Material management
- Comprehensive recordkeeping
- Continuous Improvement Processes: Assess BMP effectiveness, monitor visual observations for stormwater impacts, handle spill response and reporting, and control erosion during construction for ongoing environmental compliance.
Upon completion, you will be equipped with a comprehensive understanding of your environmental responsibilities and the methodologies required for protecting our environment while ensuring regulatory compliance throughout your construction activities.
Who Should Attend:
This course is designed for construction professionals, site managers, compliance officers, and environmental specialists in California looking to stay ahead of environmental compliance requirements.