Pathway to Chartership (P2C) online course

5h 47min

85 videos

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ExamChum has prepared the first online course for Landscape Architects on the Pathway to Chartership (P2C)!

Advance your career as a Landscape Architect and improve your chances of attaining Chartership status by enrolling in ExamChum’s comprehensive Pathway to Chartership (P2C) online course. We have designed a video-based curriculum that expertly guides you through the critical syllabus areas, ensuring you have a complete understanding of what the examiners will be assessing.

With our focus on delivering a comprehensive learning experience, you can leave behind the frustration of ineffective studying methods and embrace a structured, streamlined, and efficient approach to your education. Our course covers all the core topics that are described in the syllabus, through engaging video lessons and exam questions that challenge your knowledge.

Join the growing community of successful professionals who have utilised ExamChum’s P2C online course to achieve their Chartership goals and take a decisive step towards realising your full potential as a Landscape Architect.


The Pathway to Chartership (P2C) online course offers you a wealth of information in all four core sections. This super-charged package goes through the main topics described in all sections of the Syllabus and finishes off with practical tips that will boost your confidence and overall enhance your preparation.

We’ve all already been through this and completely understand the frustration and issues that this learning process comes with. Our aim is to put things in order and help you organise your reading material in a simple way. Accessible 24/7 from anywhere in the world, our learning platform allows you to fit education around your commitments.

The course has been designed by experienced Chartered Landscape Architects with the end user in mind and it will keep being updated with new content determined by the students – that’s you!

Upon completion, you will also receive a personalised Certificate of Completion.

How this benefits you
  • Over 5.5 hours video content
  • Work around your schedule
  • Study at your own pace
  • Available anytime, anywhere
  • Access from any device
  • Organised breakdown of the syllabus
  • Learn without any distractions
  • Instant access
  • Watch repeatedly, no limits
  • Preparation strategy bonus material
  • Closed Caption support in all videos
  • No travel costs

Enrolment to the online course, allows you to access the material provided for 2 years.
If you require additional time in order to complete your preparation, please refer to the additional fees table in the Terms & Conditions.

Course content

These are the key topics that this P2C online course covers:

About the course

  What this is 01:05
  What to expect 02:34
  Structure 00:55
  Assumptions 01:24
  Disclaimer 01:27

Section 1 - Code of Practice & Professional ethics topics

  Introduction 00:48
  The Landscape Institute 03:10
  The Royal Charter 01:05
  The Code of Practice 02:29
  European Landscape Convention 01:35
  Continuing Professional Development (CPD) 02:33
  Professionalism & Ethics 05:58
  Other Landscape Organisations 02:30

Section 2 - Law and Practice Management topics

  Introduction 01:06
  Forms of practice 07:17
  Insurances 05:42
  Marketing 04:05
  Invoicing 02:29
 Employment particulars 03:13
 Employer’s duties 03:12
  Employee obligations 01:20
  Quality Management Systems (QMS) 03:06
 ISO certification 04:34
  Obtaining work  09:04
  Calculating fees 06:32
  The legal system 03:34
  Liabilities for a Landscape Architect 10:14
  Law relevant to land 02:39
  Intellectual property / Copyright 02:16

Section 3 - Planning topics

  Introduction 00:58
  The Planning System 17:28
  Local Plans 04:33
  Neighbourhood Plans 02:57
  Local Planning Authorities structure 05:49
  Contributions and Community benefits (CIL, s106) 03:17
  Permitted Development rights 07:14
  Planning applications 13:17
  Appeals, recovery, call-in 04:41
  Statutory and non-statutory consultees 03:45
  Stakeholders 01:55
  Tree Preservation Orders (TPOs) 07:15
  Landscape designations 05:42
  Green Belt 02:43
  Wildlife protection 07:05
  Environmental Impact Assessment (EIA) 07:54
  Landscape and Visual Impact Assessment (LVIA) 07:45
  Grants / funding 05:26
  Minerals / landfill tax 05:19

Section 4 - Contracts and Implementation topics

  Introduction 01:30
  Contracts 13:24
  Standard forms of contracts 05:05
  Procurement route strategy 07:25
  Tendering 09:26
  Important roles 03:44
  CDM Regs 2015 14:39
  Sub-contractors 02:48
  Instructions / Variations 02:47
  Collateral warranties 02:25
  Bonds  03:10
  Retention 02:29
  Extension of time 03:14
  Liquidated and ascertained damages 03:41
  Latent and patent defects 03:20
  Novation 02:36
  Valuations 02:40
  Certificates 04:10
  Practical completion 10:56
  Rectification period 02:46
  Maintenance period 02:58
  Final account 03:36
  Bankruptcy 02:33
  Dispute resolution methods 03:05
  BIM 05:48

Preparation strategy

  Quarterly submissions 02:22
  Preparing for the exam 03:26
  Exam day 07:12
  Mentor Assessment 01:44

You can watch a video preview below, to get an idea of the course’s presentation layout:

  • An internet connection, as this is an online course and all videos will be streamed.
  • Even though the course is designed in a way that makes it accessible to all experience and knowledge levels, a very basic understanding of the syllabus would be beneficial but not necessary.
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If you’re not satisfied with the course’s content, we’re happy to give you a full refund within the first 30 days of enrolment – Ts & Cs apply
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Quick summary:

  • Instant access to enrolled students for 2 years
  • Over 5.5 hours on-demand video content
  • 66 different topics
  • Personalised certificate of course completion
  • Responsive access on PC, mobile and tablet