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Petroleum Vapor Intrusion (PVI) is the process by which volatile petroleum hydrocarbons (PHCs) released as vapors from light non-aqueous phase liquids (LNAPL), petroleum-contaminated soils, or petroleum-contaminated groundwater migrate through the vadose zone and into overlying buildings. This training course provides a comprehensive methodology for screening, investigating, and managing potential PVI sites.

Petroleum Vapor Intrusion: Fundamentals of Screening, Investigation, and Management - Classroom Training

classroom training photoThis 2-day ITRC classroom training is based on the ITRC Technical and Regulatory Guidance Web-Based Document, Petroleum Vapor Intrusion: Fundamentals of Screening, Investigation, and Management (PVI-1, 2014) and led by internationally recognized experts. The class should enable you to develop on-the-job skills to screen-out petroleum sites based on the scientifically-supported ITRC strategy and checklist; focus the limited resources investigating those PVI sites that truly represent an unacceptable risk; communicate ITRC PVI strategy and justify science-based decisions to management, clients, and the public; understand the essential principles of biodegradation and the fundamentals of vapor movement through the vadose zone; appreciate the important role of modeling in the investigation of petroleum sites. Interactive learning with classroom exercises and Q&A sessions will reinforce these course learning objectives. You will also have the opportunity to network with other environmental professionals.

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October 10-12, 2017 in Ann Arbor, MI
The class is hosted by Michigan DEQ and includes the 2-day ITRC PVI class (Oct. 10-11) and optional Bonus Day 3 (Oct. 12) led by Michigan DEQ focused on vapor intrusion in Michigan.

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