The Foundations of IA Course
Application for the course are now open until 14 January 2019. The “Foundations of IA” course in EIA is the first in a planned series of online courses as part of IAIA’s Professional Development Program (PDP). It is designed for early-career professionals with some EIA experience and covers basic principles and objectives of EIA, its core concepts and methods, and the fundamentals of EIA review processes and study management.
The Course adopts a comprehensive definition of “environment” to include the physical, biological, resource use, social, cultural, health and economic dimensions of the project environment. Each course participant also receives personal support from an experienced IAIA trainer, especially through several online video conferences. The course should take about 20-30 hours to complete, and the cost is US$595.
- January 14 – application deadline
- January 18 – payment deadline (first-come-first-serve up to 20 accepted applicants)
- January 28 – course start date
For more information and to apply for the course, visit here.