Are you new to managing a planning service? Or do you need some fresh ideas to inspire the new managers or team leaders in your department? Is your planning service going through a challenging review or restructuring exercise?
This online course focuses on managing planning – and change. This bite sized course includes some sage advice from national planning expert Mike Kiely (Mike Kiely planning +regeneration and Chair of the Panning Officers Society) about how you can “stop doing and start managing” as well as work effectively with your council leadership and planning committees. This course also features advice from change management expert Guy Stevenson. The course points you to reliable sources of information and support to help develop your management skills and successfully deliver change projects in a local planning authority context.
• This self-directed ‘bite sized’ course is delivered on line through the Citiesmode learning hub. You can work at your own pace through a series of videos and exercises that should take approximately two to three hours depending on your pace.
• Our online option lets you avoid the time and costs of travelling to a course and you can decide when to do it and revisit the learning material when you want to.
• Want feedback on your answers and more interactive learning experience? A premium version of this course is available which includes a qualified trainer assessing answers to exercises and providing pointers to further sources of information and learning. This option also includes a one-hour telephone or skype coaching session to help you work out your next steps to and develop your skills and your team or department.
This course costs £79.99 + VAT
The premium course £239.99 + VAT
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