Air Quality Permitting and Enforcement

Course Number: ENSC X427.31


3 units

Designed in cooperation with the South Coast Air Quality Management District (SCAQMD), this course prepares you to sit for the District's "Certified Permitting Professional" examination. It covers the necessary steps to obtain a construction permit and a final permit to operate from the South Coast Air Quality Management District. Topics include:

  • Completing an application package
  • Determining the correct permit processing fees
  • Estimating emissions
  • Determining rule compliance

This course is also approved by the California Air Pollution Control Officers Association (CAPCOA) and meets the training requirements of the Air Pollution Permit Streamlining Act (Health and Safety Code sections 42320-42323; AB 2781, Sher).

Available Sections

Starting Apr 2


Starting Apr 2

Course Fees

$495 Early Bird Discount ends on Mar 27
$545 after Mar 27


Mohan Balagopalan [ bio ]

close [x] Mohan Balagopalan, M.B.A., Senior Air Quality Engineer, South Coast Air Quality Management District, Diamond Bar. Balagopalan is currently working on developing rules for controlling toxic air contaminants and on issues regarding global warming and ozone depletion gases. Prior to these projects, he worked at SCAQMD in processing permits and became familiar with the problems encountered by businesses in meeting air quality regulations.


Apr 2 - Jun 2, 2018


Online Course Moodle

Section Notes:





No Textbook Required.


No Prerequisites for this course

Applicable Certificates

No Applicable Certificates

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