News

When will cycling be a ‘grown up’ mode?
I’ve also always spent some of my working week on development planning as well as cycling work. With a few honourable exceptions, the approach to cycling in new development is often pretty dismal …

read more

TPM 2014
I remember presenting my first paper at TPM back in 2008 as a graduate Transport Planner. Being pushed by my boss to submit an abstract … my surprise at being selected … the nerves on the day presenting in front of a room full of experts …

read more

Public Inquiries, EIP and Informal Hearings – the crucial role of training for success
As a professional who has been involved in a number of public inquiries, I’ve come to realise how crucial it is to road test ideas, skills and strategies. To be successful at inquiry, important ....

read more

view all news

Events

5th Annual Sharing The Street Conference - Safe and Secure Design
18th September - London

This conference considers how the design of measures to tackle concerns about terrorism, crime and driver behaviour impact on the functionality and visual appeal of the urban environment. Insight is provided into the current and emerging threats and risks on the UK’s streets and how they and enforcement activities are steering urban design features. Case studies illustrate how residential, town centre, city and other environments can be designed to be attractive, appealing, safe, secure and functional spaces for people, 24/7.

read more

Training

Traffic and Transport Survey Techniques
16th September 2014
The course is suitable for those who have recently started working in transport and traffic planning and those responsible for the management or commissioning of data collection who are looking for a broad overview of techniques and issues.

read more

Transport Modelling for Non-Modellers
23rd - 24th September 2014
The course is designed for people with limited or no experience of transport modelling activities who are responsible for requesting or commissioning models, such as those working in the fields of strategic transport planning, strategic land use planning, development management and economic growth/regeneration. It is also suitable for those with managerial responsibility for modelling teams, who are looking for a broad overview of techniques and issues.

read more

Successful Planning Applications for Transport Practitioners
30th September 2014
The course is suitable for those who have recently started or returned to working in transport development management, planners who require an overview of transport consideration pertinent to development and those responsible for the management or commissioning of staff undertaking development management activities.

read more