HSE- Scottish Forum for Workplace Health Consultants (Noise & Vibration)

The Health and Safety Executive would like to initiate a discussion forum for consultant and interested parties, working in Scotland, who provide services to companies on their control of workplace health issues, with a particular focus on workplace noise and hand-arm vibration.

We want to hear your thoughts on the future of professional competency, duty-holder’s expectations and the level of support from the Health and Safety Executives.

Event Date: 
Thursday, 7 March, 2019 - 13:00
Event Location: 
Dunfermline City Chambers Courtroom, High Street,Dunfermline

Environmental Protection Scotland- How to construct/assess a competent BS 4142 acoustic report

EPS has organised a full-day event entitled ‘How to construct/assess a competent BS 4142 acoustic report’ to take place at the IET Teacher Building in St Enoch Square in Glasgow on Thursday 22nd November.

Event Date: 
Thursday, 22 November, 2018 - 10:00
Event Location: 
The Teacher Building, 14 St Enoch Square, Glasgow

Edinburgh Napier University's 4th Annual Electric Vehicle Event

Edinburgh Napier University is holding its 4th Annual Electric Vehicle Event on Wednesday 10th October 2018 at their Craiglockhart Campus.  Michael Matheson MSP, Cabinet Secretary for Transport, Infrastructure & Connectivity has confirmed that he will give the keynote address and the Scottish Government are sponsoring our event again this year.

There will be a display of electric vehicles and exhibition stands.

The themes will be:

Event Date: 
Wednesday, 10 October, 2018 - 09:30
Event Location: 
Craiglockhart Campus, Edinburgh Napier University

3rd International Federation of Environmental Health (IFEH) Academic and 16th Makerere University Environmental Health Students’ Association (MUEHSA) Scientific Conference

The 3rd International Federation of Environmental Health (IFEH) Academic and 16th Makerere University Environmental Health Students’ Association (MUEHSA) Scientific Conference is to to be held from 9th to 11th April 2019 at Hotel Africana in Kampala, Uganda with the theme "Environmental Health: A Cornerstone to Achieving the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs".

Event Date: 
Tuesday, 9 April, 2019 - 00:00
Event Location: 
Hotel Africana, Kampala, Uganda

Life- Pod CIC- Hoarding, Health & Housing International Conference

This year, the World Health Organisation will publish a revised edition of International Classification of Diseases (ICD-11), which will include Hoarding Disorder as a distinct mental health condition.

Event Date: 
Thursday, 4 October, 2018 - 09:00
Event Location: 
Edinburgh Corn Exchange

Environmental Protection Scotland- Use Environmental Data Responsibly Conference

Big data sets and analytics are being used to protect Scotland’s environment, improving air quality, noise mapping, energy efficiency, promoting environmental justice, tracking climate change, monitoring water quality and evaluating land quality.   

Advances in data gathering and sharing mean that in 2018 we have more information available than in the past. Other examples include details of parks and other outdoor spaces, airport passenger numbers, bus/rail/tram and Subway services, live traffic information, car-park flows, road works and the location of public CCTV cameras.

Event Date: 
Monday, 8 October, 2018 - 10:00
Event Location: 
IET Teacher Building, St Enoch Square, Glasgow

Strathclyde University CPD in Food Safety For Managers

Scientists in the Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences are holding a one day Food Safety course for Managers in the Hospitality Sector on 13th September 2018. They are currently finalising the programme and this will be available soon.

The day will run 9am-5pm and will include a 2-hour practical laboratory session as well as lectures. These will include:

- Principles of food microbiology (Dr Georgios Efthimiou, University of Strathclyde)

- Principles of risk assessment

Event Date: 
Thursday, 13 September, 2018 - 09:00
Event Location: 
University of Strathclyde

GreenFleet Scotland

Are you a Fleet or Environmental Professional that is looking to improve the overall efficiency of your transport operation, and/or help improve air quality? Are you looking to save money on the running costs of your fleet? If so, and you want to know exactly how that can be achieved, then you need come to GreenFleet Scotland! After 9 successful years GreenFleet Scotland celebrates its 10th anniversary and we want to share this with YOU!

Event Date: 
Friday, 4 May, 2018 - 09:00
Event Location: 
Royal Highland Centre Edinburgh

Training event for enforcement of Fluorinated Greenhouse Gas Regulations 2015 in Scotland

In order to assist local authorities understand their own role as an enforcement authority under the Fluorinated Greenhouse Gas Regulations 2015 ("the F Gas Regulations"), it is proposed to have a half day training/information event to be held at SEPA’s Stirling Office on the 20th March 2018. This will be an all morning event with a planned start time of 10am and will run until not later than 1pm.

The F gas Regulations name the Scottish Ministers, SEPA and Local Authorities as the enforcing authorities in Scotland.

Event Date: 
Tuesday, 20 March, 2018 - 10:00
Event Location: 
SEPA’s Stirling Office

Scottish Air Quality Database and Website Annual Seminar 2018

Scottish Air Quality Database and Website Annual Seminar 2018

Event Date: 
Monday, 22 January, 2018 - 00:00
Event Location: 
Glasgow

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