Module 1 Learning Objectives

This module will provide you with an overview of the Impact Assessment Act (IAA). After completing this module you will be able to:

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Identify the purposes of the IAA.

Define impact assessment.

Identify projects likely to be subject to the IAA.

Identify the key regulations associated with the IAA.

Outline the types of impact assessments and related cooperation mechanisms.

Identify prohibitions under the IAA.

Identify key roles and responsibilities.

Identify the key phases of the impact assessment process.

Outline the objectives of meaningful public participation.

Outline the objectives of Indigenous participation.