Friday 28 February 2020

East Midlands 5 + 1 low cost CPD for Environmental Health

5 + 1 Programme April 2019-March 2020 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 up to 18 seminar places per year (3* places per seminar).
  • Each seminar of the 5 + 1 programme will recognise the completion of a minimum of 5 hours CPD.
  • Individuals can pay £100 + VAT per session or sign up to all 6 sessions for £200+VAT.
  • The 2019/20 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

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

2019/20 Seminar Topics


Lead CEHO Group

Environmental Protection

9th May 2019



20th June 2019



26th Sept 2019


Public Health

7th Nov 2019



 13th Feb 2020


Health and Safety

27th Feb 2020


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, your lead officer will be sent by email the relevant programme.  Please email the list of delegate names from your authority to