THE LEARNING CENTRE, (TLC) AFRICA

Blended Learning Solutions

TLC0101

January 7-8

Socio-economic Studies and Data Gathering Tools in Environmental and Social Impact Assessment

Modules;

1. Introduction to Socio-economic Studies and Data Gathering in Environmental and Social Impact Assessment

2. Principles of Socio-economic Studies and Data Gathering in Environmental and Social Impact Assessment

3. Tools Used in Socio-economic Studies and Data Gathering in Environmental and Social Impact Assessment

4. Data Analytics Methods in Environmental and Social Impact Assessment

Amazon Hall, 4, Justice C. Oputa St. Asokoro, Abuja, Nigeria

TLC0102

January 14-15

Geographic Information System (GIS); An Indispensible tool in Environmental Impact Assessment


1. Introduction to Geographic Information System (GIS)

2.GIS Data types and structures

3. Applications of GIS in Environmental Impact Assessment

4.Geovisualization

5. GIS Tools and its Applicability in Environmental Impact Assessment

Amazon Hall, 4, Justice C. Oputa St. Asokoro, Abuja, Nigeria

TLC0103

January 17

Environmental Impact Assessment Process (Series 1)

1. Introduction to Environmental Impact Assessment
2. Objectives of Environmental Impact Assessment
3. Challenges and Future of Environmental Impact Assessment
4. Terminologies Used in Environmental Impact Assessment

Amazon Hall, 4, Justice C. Oputa St. Asokoro, Abuja, Nigeria

TLC0104

January 23-24

Remote Sensing Applications in Environmental Impact Assessment

1. Introduction to Remote Sensing        

2. The Principles of Global Navigation Satellite System (GNSS)
3. Applications of Remote Sensing in Environmental Impact Assessment
4. Spatial Data Analysis and Applications
5. Remote Sensing Softwares and Algorithms Used in EIA studies

Amazon Hall, 4, Justice C. Oputa St. Asokoro, Abuja, Nigeria

TLC0105

Jananuary 27

Environmental Auditing in Environmental Management (Series 1)

1. Introduction to Environmental Audit

2. Objectives of Environmental Audit
3. Principles of Environmental Audit
4. Environmental Audit Process
5. Legal and Regulatory Framework For Environmental Audit

Amazon Hall, 4, Justice C. Oputa St. Asokoro, Abuja, Nigeria

TLC0106

January 28

Investments in Environmental Sustainability for Corporations (Series 1)

1. Introduction to Environmental Sustainability

2. Basic concepts and Terminologies of Environmental Sustainability
3. Benefits of Investing in Environmental Sustainability
4. Categories of Investments in Environmental Sustainability

Amazon Hall, 4, Justice C. Oputa St. Asokoro, Abuja, Nigeria
TLC0107
January 28

Environmental Management and Regulatory Compliance. Training Course For all Richflood Existing Clients. Series 3

1. Introduction to Environmental Regulations and Compliance
2. Introduction to Regulatory Laws and Policies
3. Synopsis of Environmental Laws and Regulations in Nigeria
4. Environmental Guidelines and Standards

Amazon Hall, 4, Justice C. Oputa St. Asokoro, Abuja, Nigeria
February Trainings and Dates

TLC0201

February 3-4 

Sustainability in the Mining Industry (Series 1)

1. Introduction to Sustainable Mining
2. Mining Operations and The Associated Risks
3. Principles and Guidelines for Sustainability in the Mining Industry
4. Regulatory Framework for Sustainability in the Mining Industry

Amazon Hall, 4, Justice C. Oputa St. Asokoro, Abuja, Nigeria

TLC0202

February 28-29

Sustainability in the Mining Industry (Series 2)

1. Environmental practices as keystone to Sustainability in the Mining Industry
2. The Key Sustainbility Issues In the mining Industry
3. Environmental and Socio-Economic Sustainability in the Mining Industry

4. Sustainability Strategies in the Mining Industry

Amazon Hall, 4, Justice C. Oputa St. Asokoro, Abuja, Nigeria

TLC0203

February 10-11 

Assessment and Remediation of Oil Spills in Soils and Water (With a hypothetical spill assessment) 

1.  Oil Spillage in Soil and Water (Nigeria as a case study)
2. Impact Assessment of an Oil Polluted Environment
3. Environmental Management Plan Associated with Oil Spillage
4. Mitigation and Monitoring Procedures Associated with Oil Spills
5. Regulations and Compliance associated with Oil Spill

Amazon Hall, 4, Justice C. Oputa St. Asokoro, Abuja, Nigeria

TLC0204

February 12

Investments in Environmental Sustainability for Corporations (Series 2)

1. Review of Laws and Regulations  Guiding Investments in Environmental Sustainability

2. Principles and Strategies of Investments in Environmental Sustainability                    

3.Challenges facing the Investments in Environmental Sustainability in Nigeria  

4.Towards Achieving an Environmental Sustainable Country

Amazon Hall, 4, Justice C. Oputa St. Asokoro, Abuja, Nigeria

TLC0205

February 13-14

Impact Assessment and Cultural Heritage Aspects

1. Introduction to Cultural Impact Assessment
2. Laws and Policies in Cultural impact assessment
3. Guidelines on Heritage Impact Assessments
4. Alternatives and Mitigation Strategies in Cultural Impact Assessment

Amazon Hall, 4, Justice C. Oputa St. Asokoro, Abuja, Nigeria

TLC0206

February 25-26

Quality Assurance(QA) and Quality Control(QA) In EIA                                                                          

1. Introduction to Quality Assurance and Control
2. Processes of Quality Assurance and Control
3. Scope of Quality Assurance and Control
4. Regulations and Policies of Quality Assuracnce and Control

Amazon Hall, 4, Justice C. Oputa St. Asokoro, Abuja, Nigeria

TLC0207

February 27

1. Introduction to Health Impact Assessment in Mining Industry
2. Basic Concepts of Health Impact Assessment
3. Scope of Health Impact Assessment for Mining Industries
4. Challenges facing Health Impact Aseesment in the Mining industry

Health Impact Assessment for Mining industry
Amazon Hall, 4, Justice C. Oputa St. Asokoro, Abuja, Nigeria

TLC0208

February 28

1. Role of Environmental Impact Assessment in Decision-making process  2.Principles of Environmental Impact Assessment 
3. Environmental Impact Assessment Procedures
4. Environmental Impact Assessment Methodologies                          

Environmental Impact Assessment Process (Series 2)
Amazon Hall, 4, Justice C. Oputa St. Asokoro, Abuja, Nigeria

TLC0209

February 28

1.Methodology for Data Acquisition/Sampling in Environmental Audit

2. Socioeconomic Studies in Environmental Audit
3. Environmental and Biodiversity Studies in Environmental audit 
4. Identification and Evaluation of Impacts in Environmental Audit

5. Review of Environmental Audit Report Structure

Environmental Auditing in Environmental Management (Series 2)                                                    
Amazon Hall, 4, Justice C. Oputa St. Asokoro, Abuja, Nigeria
March Trainings and Dates

TLC0301

March 2-3

Procedures for Mineral Exploration/Prospecting 

1. Process of formation of Mineral Deposits

2. Introduction to Mineral Exploration and Prospecting

3. Methods, stages and the procedures for mineral exploration

4. Rationale for mineral prospecting/exploration; factors governing the choice of exploration techniques

Amazon Hall, 4, Justice C. Oputa St. Asokoro, Abuja, Nigeria

TLC0302

March 5-6

Climate Change Adaptation, Monitoring and Evaluation

1. Introduction to Climate Change Adaptation Monitoring and Evaluation: understanding the drivers of the action.
2. Climate Risk and Vulnerability Assessment.
3. Policies and Institutions for Climate Change Adaptation Monitoring and Evaluation.
4. Climate Change and Decision Making.

Amazon Hall, 4, Justice C. Oputa St. Asokoro, Abuja, Nigeria

TLC0303

March 9

Environmental Monitoring in Environmental Management

1. Introduction to Environmental Monitoring and Characterization

2.  Introduction to Environmental Sampling for Environmental Monitoring

3. Objectives of Environmental monitoring in environmental management

4. Methods and Techniques of Environmental Monitoring

Amazon Hall, 4, Justice C. Oputa St. Asokoro, Abuja, Nigeria

TLC0304

March 10-11

Technical writing in Environmental Impact Assessment (2)

1. Introduction to Technical Writing in Environmental Impact Assessment

2. Common errors in Report Writing

3. Principles of Technical Writing in EIA

4. Contents and Structrues of Technical Writing

Amazon Hall, 4, Justice C. Oputa St. Asokoro, Abuja, Nigeria

TLC0305

March 17-18

Project Alternatives Considerations and Risk Assessment for Investments

 1. Introduction to Project Alternatives Considerations and Risk Assessment

2.Risk Assessment  Tools

3. Strategies and methods  Used in Risk Assessment

4. Project Alternatives Approaches and Development Process      

Amazon Hall, 4, Justice C. Oputa St. Asokoro, Abuja, Nigeria

TLC0306

March 19-20

Social Performance Evaluation for Investments

 1. Introduction to Social Performance Evaluation

2. Social Impacts Identification and Analysis

3. Social Impact Monitoring and Evaluation

4.Social Impact Management Plans and Conflict Resolution               

Amazon Hall, 4, Justice C. Oputa St. Asokoro, Abuja, Nigeria