Why Do This Online Course?


This course is written for local government professionals and elected representatives by people who really know the opportunities and challenges of working in local governments. We know it is not always easy, but placemaking is an important and practical process for creating positive changes, both within your organisation and in the community.


This course will enable you to:

  • Think like a placemaker
  • See the opportunities for placemaking in a local government context
  • Learn the placemaking mindset and key concepts used


By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Communicate the opportunities and benefits of a placemaking process
  • Confidently lead a placemaking project
  • Deliver amazing results, even with a small budget


"I was hoping that the course would provide practical advice rather than just idealism, and it met those expectations."

Local government officer


TIME COMMITMENT

Most students will take around 5 hours to complete the course, but there are additional readings should you wish to extend your learning.


STYLE

Learn at your own pace, when you want, where you want!


RATING

Rated as 9.3 out of 10 by course participants

What you will learn

Key concepts


What placemaking is and is not


Why placemaking is so important for local governments


How placemaking builds social capital, activates town centres and stimulates economic development


How to engage stakeholders and the local community


Street-level secrets


How to get wins with a small budget


Common challenges and how you might solve them


How to set up and manage a placemaking process


The skills to help you be successful


Real examples and inspiring ideas 

Learn from some of the

best placemakers


This course features ideas and insights from some of the leaders of the placemaking movement in Australasia:


David Engwicht - Creative Communities International

Joanne Taylor - Place Leaders Asia Pacific

Brooke Williams - Fourfold Studio

  • Gilbert Rochecouste - Village Well

Mike Fisher - Activation Manager

David Snyder and Dean Cracknell at Town Team Movement


They collectively have decades of experiences in placemaking and working with local governments to achieve results.


Satisfaction guaranteed!


We think that you will enjoy and benefit from completing this course.

If you are not satisfied with it within 30 days from date of purchase, we will refund the purchase price.


"This course did well in emphasising a permissions based, people led approach. That's where I think I got the most benefit from the course."


Price to complete the course in Australian dollars


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Price to complete the course in Australian dollars