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Industrial Odour Management: Strategies and Solutions

14 Professional Development Hours

After participating in this course, you will be able to

  • Understand the nuisance legislation that directly impacts odour management
  • Identify practical approaches for the quantification of odour emission and the prediction of odour effects
  • Assess problems and strategies for dealing with odour issues
  • Develop effective odour management and mitigation plans
  • Apply your skills in contracting, data management and reporting, inspections and investigations, negotiating approvals, and environmental management.

Description of the Course
This course looks at identifying and managing odour issues in the industrial or municipal context. The primary tools for managing odour impacts are the implementation of best management practices to minimize odour emissions and control plans to prevent odour effects. 

This course takes the participant from an understanding of the mechanisms that generate odours through assessing the problem and developing a suitable management plan. This is done using experience gained on various projects and applied in case studies from initial complaint assessment to management plan development.

Course Outline

  • Odour Generation, Characterization and Human Impact
  • Sources and Emissions Assessment
  • Impact Assessment and Dispersion Modelling
  • Mitigation and Management
  • Odour Management and Control Plans
  • Case studies

Who Should Attend
Environmental Managers • Coordinators Facility • Engineers • Scientists • Environmental Departments • Corporate/Project Managers • Directors and Officers • Facility Managers • Plant Superintendents • In-House Counsel • Consultants • Regulatory Personnel • Municipal Personnel

Course Rating
4.4 out of 5

Overall rating of this course by its previous attendees!


This course is currently scheduled on the following date. Click to learn even more details about this offering.

Online, 2/24/2025


Almost all of EPIC's courses offer :

  • Continuing Education Units (CEUs) and
  • Professional Development Hours (PDHs)

These course credits will help attendees earn training requirements for their associations or provincial governing bodies.

This course can be customized and delivered to a group at your facility saving time and money.
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