Pre-Symposium Trainings


Please contact Sandra Hall with questions: sehall @ ucdavis . edu

Trainings are $95 each. 

Noise 101

Learn about noise issues in the Aviation Sector. We will go over the history of noise in aviation, basic noise metrics, regulations, how to quantify aircraft noise, abatement, communications and tools used by the industry.

Hosted by Greg Maxwell, Casper and Steve Alverson, Environmental Science Associates

Sunday, March 1st, 12:30pm - 4:15pm

FAA & Environmental Reviews 101

This training session will provide an overview of the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA); describe the different types of environmental reviews conducted by the FAA to comply with NEPA; explain how noise and emissions are considered as part of environmental reviews; clarify the roles of different FAA offices and lines of business in meeting NEPA requirements and setting policies for the agency; and answer frequently asked questions about the NEPA process.

Hosted by John Brandt, The MITRE Corporation, and Ryan Weller, Federal Aviation Administration.

Sunday, March 1st, 12:30pm - 4:15pm