Placemaking Chicago participants evaluate a public space near the training site.

PPS offers a full range of tailored training programs customized to your specific groups’ goals and outcomes. Together with PPS, you can craft the content, format, and location of your training program based on your needs and resources. All tailored trainings include an introductory course designed around the principles of successful spaces and the Placemaking process.

PPS draws upon its 35 years of research and experience to provide tailored training topics including: Public Sector Training, Transportation Planning, Libraries as Civic Centers, International NGO training, Partnership Building, Public Space Management Forums, and more.

PPS has developed training programs for various city, country, and state departments, including planning, parks and recreation, transportation, economic development, and other specific professional organizations. PPS has also worked with NGOs on establishing country-wide Placemaking programs, including our programs in Scotland, Serbia, and the Czech Republic.

Visit our Training Portfolio for examples of Tailored PPS Training.

To discuss a potential PPS tailored training program, please contact Lauren Masseria at lmasseria@pps.org or call 212.620.5660 ext 314.