This course follows on from Understanding the Development Process, and looks in more detail at how to appoint & manage the design team and the design process, identifying typical design issues and the importance of effective design review. The course then moves on to the planning system, forward planning and development control, planning polices, the process, conditions and obligations.
Suitable for Development and Regeneration staff who are reasonably new to the discipline, and staff from other teams within Registered Providers who are drafted into Development project teams.
Covering the following areas:
Duration: 2 days
Intensive interactive learning with exercises.
No pre-course reading is necessary. Some of the documents we will discuss are listed below. it is helpful if you are familiar with these. Please also bring along any examples you would like to discuss (it won’t be worth lugging your organisations ERs with you though!) .
You will find it helpful to look over the relevant Topics in Developing Affordable Housing, published by the National Housing Federation. It is available here.
This course is designed to follow on from Understanding the Development Process. It is preferable, although not essential, that delegates should either have attended that course or have an equivalent level of knowledge.
On completion of this course you will be provided with an HATC certificate.