Environmental Assessment (ONLINE WORKSHOP)

07/10/2020 - 08/10/2020
8:00 am - 12:00 pm

This workshop covers all types of environmental assessments for transportation projects including provincial, municipal and conservation authority environmental assessments.  The interrelationship between these environmental assessments, criteria that triggers them and various aspects of each of these environmental assessments is also included.

An overview of processes and framework required for these environmental assessments are included in the workshop.  Real life examples from various case studies are included to make it informative and interesting.

This workshop will take place over two 1/2 days from October 7-8, 2020.

What topics will be covered?
This workshop covers a broad range of topics relating to the Environmental Assessment process from the perspective of professionals from a municipality, the provincial/federal government, technical agency or a consulting firm. Topics covered include:

  • Streamlining the Municipal Class EA process
  • Consultation Experiences during the EA Process
  • MTO Class EA Case Study
  • Role & Responsibilities of a Conservation Authority for completion of an EA study
  • Infrastructure Ontario Class EA (previously for Ontario Reality Corporation)
  • Transit EA Case Study

Who Should Attend?

This workshop is intended for the following professionals who are either new to environmental assessment or are interested in expanding their knowledge and understanding of various aspects of the environmental assessment process:

  • Active Transportation Planners, Engineers, Technologists
  • MTO Staff
  • Transportation Planners
  • Traffic Engineers and Technologists
  • Highway / Roadway Designers
  • Other professionals who interact with EAs (Land use Planners, Environmental Planner, etc.)
  • Transportation Consultants involved in EAs
  • Other specialized experts (e.g. natural environment specialists, biologists, archeologists, built and cultural heritage specialists, and others) who gets involved in EA studies, to understand how their components fits in overall EA realm



Before 23 September 2020 After 23 September 2020
$189 + HST $209 + HST
Before 23 September 2020 After 23 September 2020
$289 + HST $309 + HST
Students receive 20% discount on registration fees
Proof of enrollment at a College or University must be emailed to traffic@otc.org along with name and contact details for manual registration prior to the event.



OTC’s cancellation policy has been amended temporarily to provide flexibility for in-person events due to COVID-19.

  • Should a registrant decide to cancel attendance at an in-person event based on concerns around health or travel during the COVID-19 situation, OTC will provide a credit to the registrant should they cancel for this reason. Rescheduling to another event will be charged an admin fee of $75. Substitutions within 2 business days at no cost.
  • If a registrant would like to cancel and require a refund, the registration fee less 50% will be refunded.
  • If OTC must cancel an event, a full refund will be issued to registrants.