Training & Workshops

The School of Planning, Design and Construction works closely with its professions to provide workshops and training on current practices and skills. SPDC offers certified training, online courses and specialized workshops on an ongoing basis, as well as on request to interested groups. The programs listed below are available to currently enrolled students as well as professionals and non-MSU students seeking to advance their knowledge.  Among our current programs are:

 Picture of students using 3D modeling software  -Construction Safety Management (CMP411) to meet Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) safety training requirements (offered annually in summer)
   -Online courses are regularly scheduled for Planning and Design Digital Graphics (PDC120), Introduction to Golf Architecture (LA218), and Advanced Golf Course Architecture (LA419)
   -Specialized workshops are developed for local, national and international groups and held in Michigan as well as internationally.  Among recent workshops are American Housing and Real Estate for China’s Ministry of Land, and Urban Regeneration for government agencies in South Korea

Current students can access courses through regular enrollment channels, while the public may access courses as Lifetime Education.

Inquiries about specialized workshops and training should be directed to SPDC Associate Director Mark Wilson (.(JavaScript must be enabled to view this email address)).