Feature Project

Small Building Site Support

SouthernSkies provides a short course on environmental management on small building sites, including erosion and sediment control, stormwater management and other building contaminants encountered during the building process. This course assist builders in meeting regulatory requirements, good environmental outcomes and positive reputation.



Environmental Training & Development

SouthernSkies Environmental offer a wide range of training to contractors, site managers and regulators throughout New Zealand based on local guidelines and regulations. 

Our Erosion and Sediment control courses are endorsed by the International Erosion Control Association (Australasia) and help practitioners prepared for the Certified Professional in Erosion and Sediment Control (CPESC) certification. Our training programs include:

  • Erosion and Sediment Control Training for implementers - 1 day
  • Erosion and Sediment Control Training for Plan Preparers - 1 day
  • Chemical Treatment - 0.5 day
  • Environmental Management for Construction Sites - 0.5/1 day
  • Assessment of Effects and Resource Management Compliance - 1 day 

Programs will be delivered by Gregor McLeanCampbell Stewart or Michael Parsonson. Content and duration of the program can be tailored to meet client requirements. For further information on course structures and pricing, please contact us on (09) 376 8461 or campbell@southernskies.co.nz.




  • Auckland Council
  • Environment Waikato
  • Northland Regional Council
  • Greater Wellington Regional Council
  • Environment Canterbury


  • Fulton Hogan
  • Hawkins Infrastructure
  • Well Connected Alliance
  • HEB
  • Downer
  • Haydn & Rollet
  • Hopper Construction
  • Northpower


  • “Very informative”
  • Well paced and interesting”
  • “Gained better understanding of best practice”
  • “Very experienced facilitator”
  • “Can be applied directly to industry”
  • “Good balance of principles and practical application”
  • “Great refresher”
  • “Freeness to ask questions and a good mix of skills and perspectives”
  • “Workshop provided a better understanding of how erosion controls are calculated and how plans are designed”
  • “Practical use of a site visit – seeing it in action”
  • “Great content which was well delivered”


We have the pleasure to work with...

  • Auckland  Council
    Greater Wellington

  • HEB Construction
    Northland Regional Council