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Annual National Association of Remedial Project Managers (NARPM) Training Program
November 26–30, 2012

Program Agenda

Community Engagement and Environmental Justice Community Engagement and Environmental Justice
Investigation, Design, Remediation and Post Construction Investigation, Design, Remediation and Post Construction
Technology and Contaminant-Specific Topics Technology and Contaminant-Specific Topics
New offering New offering for 2012
Project Management Project Management
Cleanup Optimization Cleanup Optimization
Course hours may be applied to Contracting Officer Representative (COR) Requirements Course hours may be applied to Contracting Officer Representative (COR) Requirements
Multiple offerings Multiple offerings for 2012

Day 1 » Monday, November 26

8:00 am Time before the session7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

7:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.: Site Tour

Nevada Test Site Technical Site Tour



8:00 am Time before the session8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.: Site Tour

Las Vegas Wash: Treatment of Industrial Waste at Colorado River Tributary Technical Site Tour



8:00 am Time before the session12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.: Lunch is provided in the Medici Cafe



8:00 am Time before the session1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.: Afternoon Training Courses

Technology and Contaminant-Specific Topics Cutting Edge Technologies for RPMs

Project Management Environmental Statutes for RPMs

Investigation, Design, Remediation and Post Construction Institutional Controls 2012 ("The IC Experience")

Project Management RCRA for RPMs

Community Engagement and Environmental Justice Stand and Deliver Effective Presentations

Technology and Contaminant-Specific Topics TCE and Vapor Intrusion: What's on the Horizon



8:00 am Time before the session3:00 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

3:00 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.: Break



8:00 am Time before the session3:15 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

3:15 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.: Panel and Information Session

Technology and Contaminant-Specific Topics An Approach for Evaluating the Progress of Natural Attenuation in Ground Water



8:00 am Time before the session5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.: Plenary Session

Evening Plenary Session



Day 2 » Tuesday, November 27

8:00 am Time before the session8:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

8:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.: Plenary Session

Opening Plenary Session



8:00 am Time before the session10:15 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

10:15 a.m. to 10:30 a.m.: Network



8:00 am Time before the session10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.: Panel and Information Sessions

Community Engagement and Environmental Justice A Win-Win-Win: The Superfund Job Training Initiative

Technology and Contaminant-Specific Topics Critical Analysis of Issues at ISCO Sites

Technology and Contaminant-Specific Topics Engineering Forum Case Studies

Community Engagement and Environmental Justice Environmental Justice Tools and Case Studies

Investigation, Design, Remediation and Post Construction Ground Water Success Stories Update

Project Management Human Health Risk Assessment Tools and Information for RPMs

Technology and Contaminant-Specific Topics Rare Earth Elements

Cleanup Optimization RECs, Renewables, and Remediation: What Does It All Mean and How Do I Do It?



8:00 am Time before the session10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.: Business Meeting

Ground Water Forum Business Meeting



8:00 am Time before the session12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.: Plenary Session

Noon Plenary Session



8:00 am Time before the session1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.: Afternoon Training Courses

Project Management Federal Facilities Program Update

Cleanup Optimization Fundamentals of Incremental Soil Sampling

Community Engagement and Environmental Justice How an Informed Community Makes an RPM's Life Easier

Project Management Superfund Cleanup Case Studies in Saving Time and Money

Investigation, Design, Remediation and Post Construction Supporting Reuse Post-ROD: Why Now?

Technology and Contaminant-Specific Topics Using Compound-Specific Isotope Analyses to Evaluate Biodegradation and MNA at Chlorinated Solvent Sites



8:00 am Time before the session1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.: Business Meeting

Engineering Forum Business Meeting



8:00 am Time before the session3:00 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

3:00 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.: Break



8:00 am Time before the session5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.: Plenary Session

Evening Plenary Session



Day 3 » Wednesday, November 28

8:00 am Time before the session8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.: Plenary Session

Morning Plenary Session



8:00 am Time before the session8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.: Morning Training Courses

Cleanup Optimization Best Practices for More Effective Characterization and Remedy Implementation

Investigation, Design, Remediation and Post Construction Close Out Procedures for National Priorities List Sites

Cleanup Optimization Course hours may be applied to Contracting Officer Representative (COR) Requirements Greener Cleanups - Environmental Footprint Methodology

Project Management Health and Safety Issues for Site Managers

Project Management Legal Issues: Access and Records Management



8:00 am Time before the session8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

8:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.: Full-Day Training Courses

Cleanup Optimization Incremental-Composite Soil Sampling

Project Management Leadership, Culture, and Performance

Project Management Project Management: Principles and Techniques for RPMs

Investigation, Design, Remediation and Post Construction Statistical Analysis of Ground Water Monitoring Data



8:00 am Time before the session10:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

10:00 a.m. to 10:15 a.m.: Break



8:00 am Time before the session12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.: Plenary Session

Noon Plenary Session



8:00 am Time before the session1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

1:30 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.: Panel and Information Sessions

Project Management Fine Tuning Your Spokesperson SkillsMultiple offerings

Cleanup Optimization Greener Cleanups and the Role of BMPs



8:00 am Time before the session1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.: Afternoon Training Courses

Community Engagement and Environmental Justice Coordinating, Communicating, and Building Relationships with Tribes during Superfund Responses

Investigation, Design, Remediation and Post Construction Playing and Learning with Superfund: Recreational and Educational Use of Superfund Sites

Cleanup Optimization Practical Applications and Methods of Optimization Across the Superfund Pipeline



8:00 am Time before the session3:00 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

3:00 p.m. to 3:15 p.m.: Break



8:00 am Time before the session3:15 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

3:15 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.: Panel and Information Sessions

Technology and Contaminant-Specific Topics A Rapid Multi-Scale Approach for Characterizing Groundwater/Surface Water Interactions and Evaluating Ecological Risk from Contaminated Groundwater Discharge

Project Management Fine Tuning Your Spokesperson SkillsMultiple offerings



8:00 am Time before the session5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.: Plenary Session

Evening Plenary Session



Day 4 » Thursday, November 29

8:00 am Time before the session8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.: Plenary Session

Morning Plenary Session



8:00 am Time before the session8:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

8:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.: Network



8:00 am Time before the session9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.: Full-Day Training Courses

Technology and Contaminant-Specific Topics Addressing Source Control at Contaminated Sediment Sites

Community Engagement and Environmental Justice Be Prepared: Advanced Spokesperson and Media Training

Technology and Contaminant-Specific Topics DNAPL/LNAPL Source Zone Treatment Path to Closure: ISTT and Combining Remedies to Get it Right the First Time

Community Engagement and Environmental Justice Effective Community Involvement for RPMs

Community Engagement and Environmental Justice Course hours may be applied to Contracting Officer Representative (COR) Requirements Interest-Based Negotiations for RPMs - You CAN Get What You NEED!

Technology and Contaminant-Specific Topics Radiation Risk Assessment

Investigation, Design, Remediation and Post Construction Writing a Good ROD



8:00 am Time before the session10:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

10:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.: Break



8:00 am Time before the session12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.: Plenary Session

Noon Plenary Session



8:00 am Time before the session3:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

3:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.: Poster Session Viewing



8:00 am Time before the session5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.: Plenary Session

Evening Plenary Session



Day 5 » Friday, November 30

8:00 am Time before the session8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.: Plenary Session

Morning Plenary Session



8:00 am Time before the session8:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

8:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.: Network



8:00 am Time before the session9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.: Morning Training Courses

Cleanup Optimization Avoiding Pitfalls in Environmental Sampling

Community Engagement and Environmental Justice Defusing Hostile Meetings and Other Difficult Encounters

Cleanup Optimization Groundwater High-Resolution Site Characterization Course

Technology and Contaminant-Specific Topics Mining Panel

Project Management Course hours may be applied to Contracting Officer Representative (COR) Requirements RPM Project Management from the Contracts Perspective



8:00 am Time before the session9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

9:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.: Business Meetings

Contaminated Sediment Forum Business Meeting

Federal Facilities Forum Business Meeting



8:00 am Time before the session10:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

10:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m.: Break



8:00 am Time before the session12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m.: Plenary Session

Noon Plenary Session



8:00 am Time before the session1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.: Afternoon Training Courses

Project Management Course hours may be applied to Contracting Officer Representative (COR) Requirements IGCEs for RPMs: From Scoping to Funding

Investigation, Design, Remediation and Post Construction RPM Case Studies

Cleanup Optimization Seeing in 3-D: Put on These Glasses for Optimized Cleanups

Technology and Contaminant-Specific Topics SERDP and ESTCP: Decision Support System for Matrix Diffusion Modeling

Technology and Contaminant-Specific Topics SERDP and ESTCP: Design Tool for Planning Aqueous Amendment Injection Systems

Technology and Contaminant-Specific Topics SERDP and ESTCP: Passive Sampling Methodologies for Monitoring Contaminated Sediments



8:00 am Time before the session1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

1:30 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.: Business Meeting

Ground Water Forum Business Meeting



8:00 am Time before the session5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.Time after the session 6:30 pm

5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.: Plenary Session

Evening Plenary Session