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Training on impact assessment

The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada provides training on impact assessment to inform the public about impact assessment in Canada, and to assist the federal government and others in meeting their obligations under the Impact Assessment Act, 2019 (IAA 2019).

Working in partnership with experts, practitioners and Indigenous peoples, the Agency develops and delivers a variety of training opportunities adapted to its targeted audiences to ensure it meets the needs of the learners.

Training opportunities:

Your training needs may vary depending on whether you are a member of the public who wants to learn more about impact assessments in Canada, Indigenous Groups or federal government employees.

The Training Program is divided into three levels:

For the public:

If you are interested in registering for training on impact assessment in Canada, please see the opportunities available below.

Training opportunities

LEVEL 1 - INTRODUCTORY TRAINING Schedule and registration
(click on the date to register)
Description
Overview of the Impact Assessment Act (English live webinars) November 7, 2019 (1 pm ET)
November 21, 2019 (1 pm ET)
January 16, 2020 (1 pm ET)
February 18, 2020 (1 pm ET)
Overview of the Impact Assessment Act (French live webinars) November 20, 2019 (1 pm ET)
February 18, 2020 (10 am ET)
Overview of the Impact Assessment Act (English recording) Available soon
Overview of the Impact Assessment Act (French recording) Available soon
LEVEL 2 - ADVANCED TRAINING* Schedule & Registration Description
Advanced Training on the Impact Assessment Process Schedule & Registration: Advanced Training on the Impact Assessment Process Description of the course: Advanced Training on the Impact Assessment Process

* You must have completed the above Level 1 training prior to participating in the Level 2 courses.

LEVEL 3 - TECHNICAL AND SUBJECT SPECIFIC
TRAINING*
Schedule & Registration Description
None at this time

* You must have completed the above Level 1 training prior to participating in the Level 3 courses.

For Indigenous Groups:

The Agency is developing training on impact assessment for Indigenous groups, targeted to their needs. If you are interested in organizing a session, please contact the training coordinator by October 31, 2019 at ceaa.training-formation.acee@canada.ca

For federal government employees:

The Agency has developed training courses for employees of federal authorities working in the area of impact assessment. If you are a federal government employee, we invite you to join the Impact Assessment Training group on GCconnex.

The link includes information on the Agency’s training program for federal employees, the sessions offered and how to register.

Questions or comments?

For additional information and resources on impact assessment, consult the Policy and Guidance section.

For more information about any of our courses or learning events, send an e-mail to ceaa.training-formation.acee@canada.ca

2019-08-27