Training & Education.

Terry has trained over 1,500 people in QLD, NSW, VIC, NT and TAS. Terry’s wealth of experience and qualifications (RPEQ, CPESC & CPSS) provide attendees with an engaging and insightful course which is approved by the International Erosion Control Association (IECA). He has many years of experience in planning, implementing and managing ESC aspects on a wide variety of projects including linear infrastructure (roads, pipelines, rail, transmission lines), major developments (residential, commercial and industrial), landfills and quarries.

Terry has previously worked for Contractors (Tier 1 and 2) and Local Government and understands the challenges, financial constraints and working environment of those involved in construction and uses these experiences to provide a practical, insightful and engaging course for attendees.

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ESC 1 - Awareness Training

Introductory training for all general site personnel.

ESC 2 - Intermediate Training

Intermediate Course for Site Supervisors, Engineers, PM’s and Advisors.

ESC 3 - Advanced Training

Advanced Course for Plan Preparers, Designers, Auditors and Specialists seeking CPESC accreditation.

 

 

ESC 1 - Awareness Training

 
 

Delivered over 4 hours, this course is specifically focussed at construction and maintenance staff undertaking works, either under the direction of a Foreman or Site Supervisor, or working remotely. Attendees will gain knowledge and skills to assist them with installing and maintaining various erosion, sediment and drainage control measures onsite to comply with project and legislative requirements surrounding Erosion and Sediment Control (ESC). 

The content of the ESC 1 course is based on the “Best Practice Erosion and Sediment Control” document (IECA, 2008), however has been designed to provide a practical emphasis relevant to the target audience.  

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ESC 2 - Intermediate Training

 

Upcoming Dates:

22nd March 2017 - Brisbane

13th June 2017 - Brisbane

18th October 2017 - Brisbane

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The ESC 2 course is delivered over 1 day (8 PDUs) and is specifically focussed at Site Supervisors, Foreman, Environmental Advisors, Engineers and Project Managers tasked with delivering or overseeing projects. The course will provide attendees with the skills and knowledge to assess, identify and comply with requirements related to managing Erosion and Sediment Control (ESC) on their worksite. Attendees will gain a solid knowledge base in what the current best practice requirements are, along with practical measures and guidance in how to comply and reduce risk to both the environment and project.

The content of the ESC 2 course is based on the IECA (2008) “Best Practice Erosion and Sediment Control” document. 

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ESC 3 - Advanced Training

 

Upcoming Dates:

29th-30th March 2017 - Brisbane

7th-8th June 2017 - Brisbane

15th-16th November 2017 - Brisbane

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The ESC 3 course is delivered over 2 days (16 PDUs) and is specifically focussed at those tasked with preparing, implementing or assessing erosion and sediment control plans. The course will provide attendees with valuable knowledge which will improve ESC decision making at all project stages (tendering to final project delivery). In addition, it will cover the theory required to suitably prepare candidates to complete the IECA assessment requirements (fundamentals exam and take home plan preparation assignment) to attain CPESC qualification.

It is not a prerequisite for attendees to have completed ESC 1 or ESC 2, however attendees must have an existing understanding and experience with erosion and sediment control. A base level of knowledge surrounding soils and the fundamentals of hydrology and hydraulics is preferable.

Completion of the ESC 3 course will assist attendees in developing or assessing an ESC plan which is in accordance with the requirements of the IECA 2008 “Best Practice Erosion and Sediment Control” guideline. 

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