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Webinar – What You Need to Know About ASTM’s NEW EP Certification Program

ASTM International is in the final stages of developing an environmental professional (EP) certification program and anticipates rolling it out in 2024. The certification process will require individuals to:

  1. Meet the education, training, and experience criteria outlined in 40 CFR 312.10, and
  2. Complete a Phase I training course; and pass a written examination.

According to the ASTM, the program will provide an additional option to encourage a skilled and knowledgeable workforce of certified professionals to comply with industry standards, increase customer confidence, and help stay competitive in an evolving market.

This webinar will outline the program’s purpose, what it entails, and what one receives upon completing it.

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Disclaimer: ERIS is providing this topic to you for your information purposes only. ERIS has no opinion one way or another regarding ASTM’s certification  program.

About the Speaker:

Paul S. Zovic, CHMM, Environmental Professional, Due Diligence Specialist
Environmental management professional with 40 years of systems-based experience leading people, projects and programs in public-sector and private-sector organizations.
Specialized expertise in compliance auditing, training, staff/organizational development, and litigation support. Subject matter expert in environmental due diligence with consulting, deposition, and courtroom experience.
Tim Haley, Partner, Latitude
Tim is a Partner at Latitude and founded and leads the Indianapolis office. A native Hoosier, he joined Latitude after working as a Partner at AmLaw 100 firm Barnes & Thornburg LLP in Indianapolis. Tim represented Fortune 500 companies, not-for-profits and privately-held businesses ranging from multinationals to family-owned enterprises.
During his 14 years of private practice, Tim advised and represented clients on complex environmental litigation, transactions, and compliance matters. His roles included serving as lead counsel in a successful appeal before the Indiana Supreme Court, serving on the victorious defense trial team in a high-profile federal criminal case, and advising on numerous noteworthy corporate transactions. Tim also regularly advised general counsel on sophisticated environmental compliance matters and handled administrative appeals.

About the Moderator:

Scott Davis, SVP, Industry Engagement, ERIS
Scott joined ERIS with the merger of GeoSearch in December 2020. Scott was a founding partner and the Chief Operating Officer of GeoSearch for over 23 years. Upon his arrival at ERIS, Scott was responsible for the development and implementation of ERIS operational strategies and service processes. As of March 2022, Scott was appointed Senior Vice President, Industry Engagement, to oversee ERIS’ significant activities in the market, engaging with customers, association interests, tradeshows, and developing webinars, podcasts, and promoting industry thought leadership. Additionally, Scott has a significant depth of industry experience including project management, technical support for numerous environmental assessments, feasibility studies, and wetland determinations throughout the United States while working at Carter & Burgess, Maxim Engineering, Huntington and Southwestern Labs. Scott is the treasurer for the Industry Council on the Environment (ICE), founder and board member of the Central Texas Association of Environmental Professionals, and the Vice President of Municipal Utility District 23.