PLANET Professional Development Program

PLANET course guide coverTailoring your professional development:

PLANET (PLAnning NETwork) is a professional development and training program designed for planning professionals and other users of Victoria's planning system.  A wide range of training courses including courses in heritage and urban design are delivered using workshops to ensure an effective learning experience.

PLANET objectives are to:

  • improve practitioner skills by providing training in planning, heritage and urban design
  • identify skills enhancement and offer a range of programs to advance knowledge
  • provide a positive networking and learning environment
  • ensure that high-quality training is delivered by subject matter experts
  • promote 'best practice' in the operation and effectiveness of the planning system.

  • PLANET 2014 Calendar

    View the 2014 PLANET training and professional development program


  • PLANET 2013 Calendar

    View the 2013 PLANET training and professional development program


  • Register for a PLANET course

    Book now for a PLANET training course.


  • PLANET Contacts

    Contact us for any registration or administrative queries.


Planning Institute of Australia Professional Development Program

All PLANET programs are endorsed by the Planning Institute of Australia Victorian Division as part of an approved professional development (PD) program.

PD points have been allocated on all PLANET courses and may be used for the completion of professional development requirements for the Planning Institute of Australia.

Visit the Planning Institute of Australia for further information

Contact PLANET

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