IAIA training courses will be held 22-23 April 2024 at the Convention Centre Dublin (CDC). Separate registration fees apply and pre-registration is required.

Not able to attend IAIA24 but still want to take a course? Not a problem! A small additional registration fee will apply; see the PDF registration form for details.

Please register early! If the training course for which you have registered does not meet the minimum number by 5 March 2024, IAIA HQ will notify you and provide refund information or offer to transfer you to another course.  Course registration after 5 March is possible but is subject to availability and receipt of payment. Registration closes 1 April 2024, and courses cannot be changed after that date.


  1. Resettlement and Livelihood Restoration in Impact Assessment | 2 days (22-23 April)
  2. Cumulative Effects Assessment | 2 days (22-23 April) 
  3. More Effective Impact Assessment: Tools for Stronger Argument and Clearer Writing | 2 days (22-23 April)
  4. Health in Environmental Assessments | 2 days (22-23 April)
  5. Strategic Thinking For Sustainability (ST4S) – New Paths Towards Just Transformation, Combining Strategic Sustainability and Systems Thinking in Impact Assessment | 2 days (22-23 April)
  6. Theory and Practice of Biodiversity Friendly Infrastructure | 2 days (22-23 April)
  7. Leadership in ESIA | 2 days (22-23 April)
  8. Social Risk Management for Major Projects: Tools and Frameworks to Support Just Transformations | 2 days (22-23 April)
  9. More Effective EIA Follow-Up: How to Seamlessly Connect EIA and EMS | 2 days (22-23 April)
  10. Transforming ESIA Into Action: More Effective Follow-Up for Sustainable Development | 2 days (22-23 April)
  11. Public Participation for Impact Assessment Professionals: Aiming for Transformational Approaches Using International Frameworks and Standards | 2 days (22-23 April)
  12. Human Rights Impact Assessment and Due Diligence in the Energy Transition | 2 days (22-23 April)
  13. Linking Sustainable Finance & Environmental and Social Impact Assessment Systems | 2 days (22-23 April)

If you must cancel, your course registration fee will be refunded minus a US$125 administration fee and contingent upon a written notice of cancellation received to HQ ( by 1 April 2024. After 1 April, no refunds will be issued for cancellations or no shows.


A limited number of free training course registrations are available to student participants of IAIA24 once courses reach their minimum paid enrollments. If you are interested, please send the following to

  • Your name
  • A 300-word statement of interest explaining how the chosen training course could contribute to your research or student career
  • Proof of full-time student status (proof can be provided in the following forms: a copy of a recent transcript or a letter from an administrative professional indicating your full-time student status)
  • First and second course choices

Applications for free course registrations will be accepted from 4 March to 18 March 2023. Allocations of the free training course slots will be made by 20 March 2024, based on the order in which the requests were received and subject to instructor approval.