Course Description

E-Learning: Overview of the Impact Assessment Act

Goal

The goal of the course is to provide participants with an overview of the Impact Assessment Act and its regulations. It will cover: process steps and objectives; timelines; participants' roles and responsibilities; new impact assessment factors to be considered; and decision-making.

Ideal Participants

Individuals interested in understanding the impact assessment process.

Outcomes and Benefits

This course will:

  • provide participants with an overview of the key elements of the Impact Assessment Act
  • inform participants about how impact assessments are conducted by the Government of Canada

Features

Participants will have the opportunity to:

  • better understand how to participate in an impact assessment
  • familiarize themselves with the documents prepared in each phase of the impact assessment process

Course Duration

Self-paced