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Workshops and training

Waikato Regional Council has some great workshop training opportunities for the earthworks industry. 

OUR FACILITATOR

Photo of Peter StevensPeter Stevens - PS Environmental Services Ltd

Peter has 14 years’ experience in erosion and sediment control and resource consents. Since establishing his company in 2006, Peter has worked with a range of clients including regional councils, developers and contractors. Construction projects he’s worked on include subdivisions, state highways, roads, tracks, cleanfills, forestry conversions, hydro-electric power schemes, wind farms, bridges, stream diversions and quarries.

Peter has extensive experience in erosion and sediment control plans, resource consent applications and compliance monitoring, and provides erosion and sediment control training and advice for organisations both in the private and public sectors.

 

Erosion and Sediment Control 1 – Best Practice methods in earthworks and obligations under resource consents

A one-day workshop with a practical focus on constructing erosion and sediment controls. This workshop covers best practice erosion and sediment control methods in accordance with the Waikato Regional Council's Erosion and Sediment Control Guidelines, Waikato Regional Plan requirements and legal obligations under the Resource Management Act 1991 (RMA).  This workshop also includes a visit to a working site to view controls in the field.

Erosion and Sediment Control 2 – Preparing E&SC Plans and applications for earthworks consents

A one-day advanced workshop with a practical focus for preparing erosion and sediment control plans and tips to assist with preparing land use resource consent applications. This workshop will cover the Waikato Regional Plan's rules relating to soil disturbance activities, and will include practical exercises in preparing an erosion and sediment control plan and site risk analysis.

Prerequisite to this workshop: Participants must have previously attended the first workshop, however previous experience will also be taken into account.

 

Erosion and Sediment Control 1

Site visit - earthworks workshop

A one-day workshop with a practical focus on constructing erosion and sediment controls. This workshop covers best practice erosion and sediment control methods in accordance with the Waikato Regional Council's Erosion and Sediment Control Guidelines, Waikato Regional Plan requirements and legal obligations under the Resource Management Act 1991 (RMA).  This workshop also includes a visit to a working site to view controls in the field.

Workshop times and dates:

Date: Tuesday 23 July 2019 - WORKSHOP FULL – REGISTRATIONS CLOSED
Time: 8:30am – 4:30pm
Venue: Hamilton Airport Hotel and Conference Centre, Airport Road, Hamilton
Cost: $450 excluding GST

 

Date: Wednesday 24 July 2019
Time: 8:30am – 4:30pm
Venue: Hamilton Airport Hotel and Conference Centre, Airport Road, Hamilton
Cost: $450 excluding GST

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Date: Tuesday 6 August 2019
Time: 8:30am – 4:30pm
Venue: Hamilton Airport Hotel and Conference Centre, Airport Road, Hamilton
Cost: $450 excluding GST

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Date: Tuesday 20 August 2019 – course cancelled
Time: 8:30am – 4:30pm
Venue: Hamilton Airport Hotel and Conference Centre, Airport Road, Hamilton
Cost: $450 excluding GST

>> Click here to register

 

Erosion and Sediment Control 2

A one-day advanced workshop with a practical focus for preparing erosion and sediment control plans and tips to assist with preparing land use resource consent applications. This workshop will cover the Waikato Regional Plan's rules relating to soil disturbance activities, and will include practical exercises in preparing an erosion and sediment control plan and site risk analysis.

Prerequisite to this workshop: Participants must have previously attended the practical erosion and sediment control workshop or the previous two-day planning erosion and sediment control workshop.

Workshop times and dates:

Planning erosion and sediment control
Date: Wednesday 7 August 2019
Time: 8:30am – 4:30pm
Venue: Hamilton Airport Hotel and Conference Centre, Airport Road, Hamilton
Cost: $420 excluding GST

>> Click here to register

 

Date: Wednesday 21 August 2019 – course cancelled
Time: 8:30am – 4:30pm
Venue: Hamilton Airport Hotel and Conference Centre, Airport Road, Hamilton
Cost: $420 excluding GST

>> Click here to register

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