Outstanding Planning Training

Planning training videos for community councils, community groups and planners in Wales.

Learn from experts

Our training is developed by chartered town planners.

Planning in plain English

Our courses are written using plain language.

Learn at your own pace

Learn when and where you want. Review whenever you need to.

Our Courses

£150 / year

Planning: From Start to Finish

An introduction to the planning system for Town and Community Councils in Wales.

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Preparing a Place Plan

Training for Town and Community Councils looking to prepare a Place Plan.

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Experts in accessible planning training

Planning Aid Wales has developed and delivered excellent training courses for a range of audiences for more than twenty years.

James Davies - Chief Executive, Planning Aid Wales

Learn about how the planning system works in Wales and improve your involvement with the planning process.

Our online training is ideal for those who are unable to attend our face-to-face courses. They can be accessed wherever and wherever you need (subject to internet access!).

All of our courses have been written by chartered Members of the Royal Town Planning Institute with years of experience in delivering training. 

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What our trainees have to say:

‘The course is well laid out and informative without getting too bogged down in detail. I have downloaded the LDPs/Guidelines for further study’.
Trainee from Powys
Planning: From Start to Finish Course
‘Well presented in a layman's terms. Very interesting course, relevant for all local Councillors.’
Trainee from Conwy
Planning: From Start to Finish Course
“Excellent exploration of the planning system.”
Trainee from Llanelli
Responding to Applications Course
“Learning about all of the relevant plans / legislation and the complex process”
Trainee from Bangor
Planning your Places Course