Learn about growth and change in Edmonton!
What the Planning Academy Offers
Planning Academy offers a series of modules designed to improve understanding of the planning and development process within the City of Edmonton.
Planning Academy will help Edmontonians:
- Understand and participate in the planning process
- Understand the roles, rights and interests of all parties involved in the planning and development process
- Increase city resident participation in planning and development matters in the City
Join Planning Academy!
Thank you to everyone who participated in the Planning Academy Courses. Planning Academy courses are currently being transitioned to a free, online e-learning format.
Planning Academy online will replace the in-person facilitated courses and will allow all interested citizens to participate in these courses by removing the registration cap.
Planning Academy Online
The online program consists of six modules for participants to complete on their own time and preferred order.
Module 1: Introduction to Land Use Planning
Module 2: Come Plan With Us: Using Your Voice
Module 3: Transportation
Module 4: Urban Design
Module 5: Transit-Oriented Development (TOD)
Module 6: Residential Infill
Each module varies in length from 20-35 minutes. All participants will have access to a printable manual for each module.
Modules include an interactive activity and a series of review questions to help increase understanding of the material.