MODULE THREE: ENVIRONMENT & SUSTAINABILITY

MONDAY 19 OCTOBER 2020

The concept of sustainable urban development and how it can be achieved is shaping the future of urban development. In this session you will be introduced to key concepts and tools.

SESSION 1 – ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY
Presented by RPS GROUP

• Implications of climate change for the development industry
• Planning for climate change
• Roles of Federal, State and Local Government
• Greenhouse gas emission reduction in the development industry
• Rating tools & designing for energy efficiency
• Orientation of lots and dwellings
• Water optimisation

SESSION 2 – SOCIAL AND ECONOMIC SUSTAINABILITY – DEVELOPER OPTIONS

• Knowing your community
• Demographic groups within a community
• Role of community development officer
• Use of technology (community intranets) in community building
• Achieving self sustaining communities
• Economic development strategies
• Revitalising town centres for economic development

SESSION 3 – ENVIRONMENTAL LAW
Presented by LAVAN

• Government agency responsibilities
• State and Federal Environmental Impact
• Assessment & Appeals Mechanisms
• Part V – Native Vegetation Clearing
• Relationship between Environmental Law and Planning Law
• Contaminated Sites

This module attracts 4 REBA CPD points- register your intention to claim points when you register for the course. 

You are able to register and complete the module individually, or register for the entire course (6 modules across 6 Monday’s in October & November). For further information, please follow the below link-

UDIA WA- 2020 Professional Development Program Brochure

 

With thanks to the 2020 Program Partners-

Event Details

Date: 19 Oct 2020
Time: 8.00am - 4.30pm
Location: Saxons Training Facilities (Level 1, 140 St Georges Terrace, Perth)