Topic outline

  • Session 1: Introduction

    Including a review of Conceptual Site Models, an overview of the site investigation process and how the relevant objectives are developed

    • Session 2: Site Investigation Techniques

      Methods of investigation; intrusive, geophysics, field tests, soils, water gases

      • Session 3: Sampling Strategies

        How to decide where to locate boreholes, trial pits and other investigation types?  Number of locations, depth of sampling for soils, waters and gases etc.

        • Session 4: Analytical Strategies

          What to test for in soils and water

          • Session 5: Implementation Data and Reports

            Data visualisation – getting the most out of your data

            • Session 6: Making Decisions

              Statistical Tests: what they are, when to use and when not to use them

              • Essentials of CLM 2 Knowledge Check, Feedback and CPD

                The CLM 2 Knowledge Check will enable you to review your understanding of the course material from the 6 sessions across CLM 2.

                Participants will have three attempts at the Knowledge Check and a score of 75% is required to pass.