Jan offers training in a wide variety of RMA matters including ‘cutting edge’ topics such as methodologies for evaluating the effectiveness of RMA plans.

  • Second generation plan-making
  • Plan outcome evaluation
  • Ethics for planners
  • Effective leadership for councillors on district plan development committees
  • Negotiation analysis
  • How to hold productive meetings
  • Mediation and expert conferencing in the Environment Court
  • Hearings management
  • Effective presentation at hearings
    She develops and delivers training workshops for the New Zealand Planning Institute’s Continuing Professional Development programme, local authorities, central government and private companies.

Jan was a subject matter expert and trainer in the Ministry for the Environment’s Making Good Decisions programme from 2005-2012 and a member of the editorial panel for the Ministry’s Quality Planning website from 2001-2010.

NZPI’s Learning Centre