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.
Who is it designed for?
Whilst it is primarily written for an Australian context, it may be relevant for local governments around the world. It does not cover legislative and regulatory requirements in any detail.
It provides principles, ideas and approaches for making it happen in any country, plus practical, street-level secrets from placemakers with decades of experience.
What will it help you with?
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
Testimonial from a local government officer
"This placemaking course was inspiring and practical, sharing insights from experts in the field. It simplified concepts and broke it down into easy-to-understand information and provided resources to progress conversations within our local government."