Date - 09/11/2017
Time - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
There is a wide range of environmental legislation and policy that applies to drainage bodies when carrying out their functions. This course will provide an overview that includes legal duties relating to conservation and biodiversity, protected species, non-native species, the Water Framework Directive and government policy requirements.
Who should attend
Those working in the land drainage/ flood risk management sector that require an understanding of the environmental legislation and policies that apply to them, and how these may impact upon their activities. This includes the Environment Agency, Internal Drainage Boards and local authorities.
You will have an understanding of the environmental legislation and policies that apply to them and be able to plan and undertake their work to ensure compliance with this legislation and policy.
- Land Drainage Law in England and/or Wales
- Environmental Impact Assessment for Water Level Management
- Introduction to Management of Sensitive Water Environments
Bookings are closed for this course