IAP2 Certificate in Public Participation In-Person Training

Course Description: 

Engage Delaney is pleased to offer an in-person IAP2 Certificate program to the 2024 training calendar. It will be held in Vancouver, September 23 – 27, 2024.

This certificate program brings together the best public participation practices and engagement from around the world. It is 30 hours of learning over a five-day period. 

To successfully complete this IAP2 Certificate program you must take the three core courses on the IAP2 Canada Learning Pathway: Fundamentals of P2 and Engagement, Designing P2 and Engagement, and Applying Methods. YOU MUST REGISTER and PAY for the full week.

Fundamentals of P2 and Engagement Course Description: 

The focus of this prerequisite course is on understanding and applying the practices of meaningful and effective P2 (public participation). For more information on the Fundamentals of P2/Engagement course please click here.

Designing P2 and Engagement Course Description: 

Designing P2/Engagement is a Level 2 course that introduces practitioners to the design and plan phases of the planning framework, providing them with the opportunity to develop P2/engagement plans. For more information on the Designing P2 course click here.

Applying Methods Course Description: 

Applying Methods is a Level 2 course that focuses on methods (techniques) for P2 (public participation)/engagement and how to implement them successfully. For more information on the Applying Methods course click here.

Course Format: 

This is a 30-hour, trainer led course over five consecutive days. This is a highly interactive and skilled based program. Each daily session runs from 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. and 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Pacific Time.

At 8:30 a.m. a continental breakfast will be provided. It is the perfect opportunity to meet and chat with fellow participants.

There is a one-hour lunch break. Bring your own lunch or choose from the restaurants in the area.

Course Date and Venue: 

Vancouver: September 23 – 27 

Holiday Inn Vancouver Centre, 711 West Broadway, Vancouver

For more information on the Holiday Inn Vancouver Centre please see the link here.


$2150.00 + tax


You can cancel or re-schedule a course registration with a full refund up to three weeks before the course start date. After that cancellation is subject to the entire course fee. Non-attendance without cancellation is subject to full payment. All cancellations must be in writing. 

Engage Delaney requires a minimum number of participants to run an in-person course. We reserve the right to cancel a course up to two weeks prior to the course start date.

How to Register

1. Open the registration form below.

2. Save the form to your computer and fill it out.

3. Scan or email it to brenda@rmdelaney.com and rob@rmdelaney.com