Sunday 17 December 2017

East Midlands 5 + 1 low cost CPD for Environmental Health

5 + 1 Programme April 2017-March 2018 for Environmental Health Officers

East Midlands Councils are now working in partnership with Public Health England to arrange 6 low cost CPD knowledge based seminars for all local authority regulatory employees.  All the seminars will be held in Melton Mowbray.

  • Each local authority, who is a member of EMC, will pay a one off cost of £575+VAT per participating organisation, per year.
  • For this fee, participating organisations can have 18 seminar places per year (3* places per seminar).
  • Each seminar of the 5 + 1 programme will recognise the completion of a minimum of 6 hours CPD.
  • Individuals can pay £100 + VAT per session or sign up to all 6 sessions for £200+VAT.
  • The 2017/18 seminar topics have been chosen by each of the county Chief Environmental Health Officers Groups. These topics will change each year to reflect the diverse nature of environmental health.
  • 5 free student places per session (1 place per county)

Cost for Non-EMC Member Authorities:

£575 + VAT per participating organisation per year - for 6 seminar places in total pa

£1150 + VAT per participating organisation per year for 12 seminar places in total pa

£1725 + VAT per participating organisation per year for 18 seminar places in total pa

The Benefits:

  • At least 18 officers attending the 6 seminars
  • At least 100 hours of development.
  • A cost saving of over £2000

2017/18 Seminar Topics


Lead CEHO Group

Environmental Protection
Programme - 11th May

11th May 2017


Food Safety
Programme - 15th June

15th June 2017


Programme - Housing

28th September 2017


Public Health

9th November 2017

Public Health England


7th December 2017


Health & Safety

1st March 2018


All the seminars will be held at Pera Business Park, Nottingham Road, Melton Mowbray, Leicestershire, LE13 0PB

Map of Pera and directions

How do you register?

Approximately 6 weeks prior to each seminar, you will be sent by email the relevant programme.  Please email the list of delegate names from your authority to  

The closing date for delegate registration is 1 week prior to each seminar.

* If a seminar is undersubscribed, extra places will be offered to authorities after the closing date.