The Impact Assessment Agency of Canada (the Agency) develops and delivers training opportunities adapted to various audiences to meet the needs of diverse learners. All training opportunities are offered free of charge.
If you are interested in an overview of the Impact Assessment Act and the impact assessment process, take the self-paced e-Learning course.
Overview of the Impact Assessment Act
You could also register to a 2-hour live webinar session over Zoom on:
There is a maximum of 300 participants per session. If you are unable to attend, please modify your registration as soon as possible to allow the next person on the waiting list to be notified. If the session is full and you wish to be added to a wait list, please contact us at
We are offering a 3-hour advanced training webinar for Federal Authorities involved in impact assessments. This webinar provides an overview of the Impact Assessment Act, it outlines the important timelines and provides greater detail on the role of Federal Authorities. If you are interested in learning more about the impact assessment process, please register to one of our sessions below using your department email:
This training session provides an overview of Section 81-91 of the Impact Assessment Act, this training is geared towards new federal authority employees who are responsible for implementing these sections. Please submit ahead of the training session any specific questions that you may have to the Training Team mailbox (email@example.com).
To ensure meaningful and timely participation in impact assessments of proposed projects, the Agency is developing instructor-led training tailored to different audiences directly involved in impact assessments, including:
For additional information and resources on impact assessment, consult the Agency’s
Policy and Guidance
For more information about any of our courses or learning events, send an e-mail to