Successful CEQA Compliance, 2-Day Seminar

UCLA Extension will offer a two day seminar on Successful CEQA Compliance at the Figueroa Courtyard in downtown Los Angeles on Thursday and Friday, February 25 and 26.  This intensive two-day workshop serves as a comprehensive introduction to CEQA and the environmental review process as well as an in-depth refresher and update for more experienced professionals.  

The program includes discussions of the policies, players, procedures, and practices of CEQA.  It also covers key questions of when exemptions apply, and to prepare a Negative Declaration (ND), Mitigated Negative Declaration, or an Environmental Impact Report (EIR).  The course will also address proven techniques for ensuring that CEQA documents are legally adequate and useful to the decision-making process.  Project examples are used throughout to illustrate key issues arising in CEQA practice, and strategies for successfully addressing those issues.  Ron Bass, Senior Regulatory Specialist and Jonathan Riker, Environmental Counsel, both from ICF International will instruct the seminar.    

The seminar runs from 9:00 am to 4:30 pm each day, and provides ample opportunity for participants to raise questions or interact with speakers. The fee is $495 and includes materials.  Please reference registration number V4763 when enrolling.   

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