Planners Training Service workshops bring you the latest from leaders in planning research, consulting, and practice — ideas you need to solve the problems on your desk today.

Learn the latest from the best at PTS. Focused on training mid- and senior-level professionals, these advanced workshops delve into the top issues in planning. Each topic gets in-depth treatment with lectures, case studies, group discussions, and hands-on learning.

You'll leave with the tools you need to put new techniques and proven strategies to work in your community. Plus you'll have a chance to share experiences with other planners and expand your professional network. Workshops take place in February, June, and November.

Expert Faculty

PTS faculty bring a 360-degree view of their subjects, from current research to best practices in urban, suburban, and rural contexts. You'll have an unparalleled opportunity for hours of instruction by some of the leading experts in planning.

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Past Participants Say...

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"Relevant to both public-sector folks and private-sector consultants"
"Best training session I have ever attended"