Our events help professionals and volunteers to be more effective in their work. Our aim is shared learning about how to manage the environment as an asset with benefits for everyone. We run events around the UK that others don't. Our events always involve a new mix of people, reaching beyond the traditional 'environment' sector.
We have the exerience of running over 50 workshops, webinars, seminars and training events throughout the UK. Browse our current events below.
Participatory land use planning and the ecosystem approach
Perth, 9th May 2017 10am - 4.30pm
Involving people in decisions about the future of land, water and landscapes is more important than ever before. This CPD-level one day course is for professionals who work at the interface between land use planning and management and local communities. Find out more and book.
Incorporating ecosystem services and natural capital into environmental assessment
Perth, 10th May 2017 10am - 4.30pm
Birmingham, 8th June 2017 10am - 4.30pm
Environmental Impact Assessment, Strategic Environmental Assessment and Sustainability Appraisal are key tools in the evaluation of plans, projects and programmes that affect the environment. People involved in them need to know when and how to apply the increasingly-popular natural capital and ecosystem service concepts. We are running CPD-level training days on this topic in Perth and Birmingham - find out more and book.
Natural Capital Accounting at the local and landscape scale: an introduction
Peterborough, 17th May 2017 1pm - 5pm
Woking and Leeds - tbc
From private estates to local authorities, there is now widespread interest in the use of accounting frameworks to understand the value of the natural environment. These half day seminars are an ideal way to understand how the accounts are produced and what they can offer. Find out more and book.
We run a popular series of webinars to share good practice, new tools and resources developed around the UK. The next webinars coming up are:
Understanding the social distribution of ecosystem services in England - Thursday 30th March 2017 1-2pm
Trialling approaches to the sustainable management of natural resources in Wales -Thursday 27th April 2017 1-2pm
Integrated environmental management: fulfilling the UK's international obligations - Thursday 29th June 2017 1-2pm
Visit our Webinars page to find out more and reserve your free place.