Continuing Professional Development

Written by: Planning Jobs
Published on: 23 Nov 2010

Planning Matters

Planning Matters was developed by the Royal Town Planning Institute to help professionals to develop their knowledge and careers. Downloadable modules cover a variety of planning as well as general management and business topics.
Click here to access Planning Matters.

The RTPI also has an events calendar which can be accessed here.

Regional Centres of Excellence

Regional centres of excellence were proposed in the government's Urban White Paper in 2000 as a means of building skills in the regeneration sector. The centres act as a resource for the public, private and voluntary sectors, raise standards and fill gaps in training provision.

  • East Midlands
    http://www.regenerationem.co.uk/
  • East of England
    http://www.inspire-east.org.uk/home.aspx
  • London
    No stand alone body - part of Design for London
    http://www.designforlondon.com/
  • North West
    http://www.renew.co.uk/
  • South West
    http://www.creatingexcellence.org.uk/
  • West Midlands
    http://www.regenwm.org/
  • South East
    mirandapearce@seeda.co.uk
  • North East
    http://www.ignite-ne.com/ignite/Main.nsf?opendatabase