The following workshops, seminars and training opportunities have been developed to improve environmental regulation and co-ordination between EPA Tasmania and Local Government.
- Managing and responding to noise complaints **Session full**
This training seeks to improve attendees' knowledge and understanding of how to manage noise complaints. It will be delivered by staff from EPA Tasmania. The training will look at the range of instruments available for responding to noise complaints and the suitability of remedies depending on the nature of specific complaints. The day will also include the legislative, regulartory and policy framework, and the options they provide; perceptiions and measurements of noise; and writing Environment Protection Notices (EPNs) for noise complaints. It will include the legal definition of environmental nuisance, what environmental health officers can do if environmental nuisance has occured and evidence collection. The training will be soultion focused, and an EPN writing workshop based on common noise complaints will be held in the afternoon. For further information download the flyer.
If you have an idea for a workshop or training session that will help improve the coordination of environmental regulation by EPA Tasmania and Local Government please contact us.