Courses

Introductory Stack Testing – 1, 2, 3, 8, 9, 10, December 2020 – Online Course

This fantastic course provides a comprehensive overview of the science of stack testing. Presented by expert stack tester, Stuart Inglis, this course covers the key principles then delves into the US EPA methods, teaching how each method works and why.

Introduction to Meteorology for Air Quality – 11, 12, 18, 19 November, 2020 – Online

An understanding of meteorology is essential for air quality practitioners. This course will outline key meteorological concepts and apply them to air quality applications. You will use information from this course to inform decisions for siting air quality monitoring stations, choosing representative data for air quality modelling, preparation of model input files and undertaking meteorological modelling. As an air quality expert, you need to know the impact of terrain, inversions, boundary layer height, proximity to water etc. on the dispersion, dilution and transport of pollutants. This course covers these topics and more in four 2-hour webinars in November 2020.
Standard registration available to 30 October 2020.

GRAMM/GRAL – 6, 7, 13, 14, 15 October, 2020 – Online Course

This 10 hour intensive course provides an overview of the Graz Lagrangian Model, (GRAL), and the Graz Mesoscale Model, (GRAMM).

GRAMM and GRAL are open source modelling codes developed by the Graz University of Technology, Austria. This course provides an overview of both models, providing participants with the tools needed to install the software, set up projects, generate and process results and conduct quality assurance.

Standard registration is available to 25 September 2020.