Why choose The Planning Academy for your training needs?
  • Our award winning face-to-face courses are specifically tailored to provide knowledge and skills in the practical aspects of statutory planning.
  • Our trainers are practising professional town planners with extensive “real life” experience who understand the day-to-day challenges of statutory planning and development assessment.
  • Our courses have been developed using a risk management and competency based approach and course materials are regularly reviewed for currency and client relevance.

Feedback from attendees and employers indicates an exceptional satisfaction level.

Can The Planning Academy design a planning course to meet specific needs?

Yes, we can design tailored planning courses for your organisation’s needs. Contact us to discuss your requirements.

Where are courses delivered?

The Diploma of Local Government (Planning) and Councillor’s Training Program are delivered in Brisbane or in regional centres. These courses are delivered through the Local Government Association of Queensland (LGAQ). For more information on the availability of these courses contact LGAQ Training Services at training@lgaq.asn.au or visit their website.

All other courses are delivered face-to-face by our trainers at your chosen location.

How much do courses cost?

The cost of training varies depending on location, course duration and mode of training. Contact us to discuss your training needs or obtain a quote.

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Phone: 1300 88 4940

Street address:
356 St Pauls Terrace
Fortitude Valley Q 4006

Postal address:
PO Box 205
Fortitude Valley Q 4006


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