LSP Association Continuing Education Seminar

The MCP for Everyone: A Practical Understanding of the Massachusetts Contingency Plan

When: Wednesday, February 27, 2019
Time: 3:00 PM-8:00 PM, Onsite check-in begins at 2:30 PM. A light (boxed) dinner will be provided.
Location: Crowne Plaza Hotel1360 Worcester St, Natick, MA   
Instructors: Lisa McIntosh, Woodard & Curran; James Young, Cooperstown Environmental LLC; Matthew Hackman, PE, CHMM, LSP, LEP; Andrew Irwin, IRWIN Engineers, Inc.; Robert Cox, Bowditch & Dewey
Pricing: Member: $200 | Non-member: $350

This course has been approved by the LSP Board for 4.5 hours of "Regulatory” (non-DEP) continuing education credits (Course #1515a). PLEASE NOTE: This course does not provide DEP credit.This repeat course was last offered in March 2018 (#1515). This is an updated version of course #1406, last offered in 2013. This course has also been approved by NYPE for 4.5 PDH credits (PS #20150075).

Course Description:

This course is designed for those non-LSPs who need a general working knowledge of the Massachusetts Waste Site Cleanup Regulations, better known as the Massachusetts Contingency Plan (MCP). It is also beneficial for LSPs who want a comprehensive review of the MCP.   

It will be taught by five senior environmental professionals, including 3 LSPs, a risk assessment specialist, and an environmental attorney. Topics covered will include the following:  the release notification, Immediate Response Actions (IRAs), Release Abatement Measures (RAMs), Limited Response Actions (LRAs), Phase I through V reports, tier classification, risk characterizations, Remedy Operation Status (ROS), Permanent and Temporary Solutions, Activity and Use Limitations (AULs), cost recovery, MassDEP audits and fees. It was designed for practical application for attendees to gain an understanding of the process, pitfalls and timelines and what to expect from the MassDEP. 

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Please contact Kristi Lefebvre via email or call 617/977-4304 with any questions. To review the course cancellation policy, please click here.