Seminar-training on environmental policies and pollution control techniques set
Legazpi City (11 June) -- The Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) in Bicol has slated a Seminar/Training on Environmental Policies and Pollution Control Techniques to strengthen and develop the skills and capabilities of pollution control officers (PCOs) in the region.
DENR-attached Environmental Management Bureau (EMB) Bicol regional office here, in partnership with the Pollution Control Association of the Philippines, Inc. (PCAPI) Bicol Chapter, will be sponsoring the three-day event set on June 23-25, 2010 at the Casablanca Hotel here.
EMB Bicol Regional Director Engr. Gilbert Gonzales averred the seminar/training aims to provide designated and accredited PCOs in the Bicol region updates on the new policies and programs of DENR relevant to the performance of their duties and functions.
EMB Bicol has also set the registration fees (covering lecture materials, foods and reference materials) for the three modules and the scope of each training module, as presented below:
|1||June 23, 2010||Basic Environmental Laws and Related Polices Covering the Framework of the Environmental Regulations in the Philippines; Clean Air Act (RA 8749), and the Clean Water Act (RA 9275).||P1,500.00
|2||June 24, 2010||Basic Environmental Laws and Related Policies covering the Toxic Substances and Hazardous Waste Control Act (RA 6969); Ecological Solid Waste Management Act (RA 9003) and DENR Administrative Order on PCO Guidelines and Self-Monitoring Report (SMR).||P1,500.00
|3||June 25, 2020||Basic Design Considerations on Wastewater Treatment; Technology Options for the Combined Sewage and Septage Treatment in Compliance to Clean Water Act; Sanitary Landfill and Leachate Generation and Hazards Management/Science of Climate Change, Effects, Mitigation and Adaptation||P2,500.00|
In the same seminar/training, newly accredited PCOs will also have their oath taking on June 24. All inductees shall pay the amount of P700.00 to cover expenses for the ceremony.
Interested applicants may confirm attendance through the PCO Desk, EMB RO V at the Regional Center Site in Barangay Rawis, this city or thru facsimile nos. (052) 482-0197, 482-0326, or thru the training coordinators: Ms. Ligaya V. Nitura at landline no. (054) 470-4168 or mobile 092119707095 and Ms. Charito V. Milaņez at mobile 09077762197. (EMB V /PIA) [top]