As part of the Planning for Inclusive Communities in London project, the TCPA is running free training events specifically for local planning authority officers in London. These trainings aim to help officers have a better understanding of how planning policy can better support social and economic inclusion and contribute to reducing inequalities.

Learning outcomes:

  • Improve understanding of how planning policy can support inclusion and equalities
  • Improve understanding of the Equalities Act 2010 and how it relates to planning policy
  • Improve understanding of the role of Equalities Impact Assessments in planning policy development

Who is the training aimed at?

Local planning authority officers in London, this includes but is not limited to:

  • Planning policy officers
  • Equalities officers
  • Officers working more broadly in planning, regeneration or related areas, with a specific interest or focus on inclusion and equalities

Preliminary agenda

13:30 Registration and light lunch

14:00 Session 1: How can planning policy better support inclusion and equalities?

15:00 Break

15:15 Session 2: Equalities Impact Assessments and assessing the potential impacts of planning policy

16:00 Close

The event will take place in The Forum, located on the 2nd Floor of the Centre. The venue is fully accessible with lift access and disabled toilet facilities, has gender neutral toilets and offers free parking. For more information regarding the The Stephen Lawrence Centre please follow the link.

Please note this training is repeated on both the 2nd and 16th of October. Please book whichever session is most convenient.


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