Took a rather dry subject and explained in an easy to follow, accessible manner. Had great knowledge of the subject matter. I liked the combination of theory of guidelines combined with active examples from SEQ water. - Sydney 2016 View all testimonials

About IWES

Paul LantIWES is the largest and most successful continuing education program for professionals responsible for industry environmental performance in Australia.

Our mission is quite simple.  It is to provide high quality short course training for environment industry professionals.  Courses are taught by leading industry practitioners and designed to keep busy professionals abreast of the latest trends, technologies and practices.

IWES has grown rapidly over the last few years, now establishing itself as a leading provider of short courses for environment professionals in Australia.  Since 2008 we have run events annually in Sydney, Gold Coast, Melbourne and Perth, and in 2010 we ran our first event in Tasmania. We have averaged 660 delegates per annum through 2007-2014. 

We are now particularly proud that IWES is the training provider of choice with several large organisations, and we strive to continue to innovate in our course offerings and delivery.

We look forward to continuing to provide a key service for environment industry professionals.

IWES is owned by The University of Queensland.


Professor Paul Lant

IWES