The National Charrette Institute (NCI) is excited to announce their biggest training update in years, both reducing time and cost. Now attendees can earn both the NCI Charrette System and the NCI Charrette Management and Facilitation certificates in only 3.5 days of training! This
shorter schedule allows NCI to offer the two courses at lower rates for a combined savings of
about $300, while potentially saving you travel costs.
The first offering of this compressed schedule will be at the American Planning Association
headquarters in Chicago, IL, Oct. 24-27, 2017.
These training sessions are for anyone involved in transforming communities and organizations, including city and regional planners, public health staff, developers, architects, land and transportation planning consultants, and citizen advocates.
This set of trainings represents a collaborative project management system centered on the co-
design process using charrettes. Course content includes project assessment tools for gauging
the length and cost of a charrette using project budget, political considerations and design
difficulty. Also included in the training are conflict resolution tools, high- and low-tech tools for
stakeholder engagement and public meetings.
This course is approved for 15.25 continuing education hours by the AIA, and by AICP for 15.25
Register and learn more at: Chicago October Trainings.
The National Charrette Institute, now located at Michigan State University, is dedicated to
transforming the way people work together by building capacity for collaboration. The NCI trains
and supports professionals and community leaders in the NCI Charrette System—an accelerated, collaborative, design-based process that harnesses the talents and energies of all interested stakeholders to create and support a feasible plan. Through research and publication, NCI continues to bring innovation to the process of transformative collaboration. Check us out at MSU National Charrette Institute.
When: Oct. 24-27, 2017
Where: APA, 205 N. Michigan Ave., Ste. 1200, Chicago, IL 60601-5927
What: NCI Charrette System and NCI Charrette Management and Facilitation
Who: City and regional planners, public health staff, developers, architects, land and
transportation planning consultants, and citizen advocates
Register: Early bird rate ends 7/15/17 – space is limited, so register today!