Planning Approved: Move Your Project Forward 8th Feb 2024

Get invaluable advice on things you will need to put in place now that you have gained planning permission for your self-build in this latest webinar from Build It's Virtual Self Build Training.

Planning Approved Move Your Project Forward



8th February 2024, 7pm


Zoom online meeting


2 Hours


Mark Stevenson



Planning permission


A Guide to The Next Steps After You've Been Granted Planning Permission

After what might seem like a long journey already, you have finally gained planning permission to build your own home. But what comes next? Potton's Managing Director, Mark Stevenson, will take you through the things you will need to start thinking about to get the next stage of your self build project moving. From budgeting to surveying, finalising designs to assembling the right team, this course will work through a checklist of things to consider before you even put a spade in the ground.

This webinar is hosted by Build It on Zoom, allowing you to prepare for your self-build in the comfort of your own home. You will be able to put your questions to Mark, utilising his vast self-build knowledge.

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About the presenter

Mark Stevenson, Managing Director, Kingspan Engineered Timber Systems, UK & Ireland (Division of Kingspan Plc)

Mark leads the Potton team with over 30 years’ experience in the construction industry. He has spent a number of years in senior leadership roles, working on a variety of projects from private housing to commercial buildings in the health and education sector.

Mark joined Potton in 2012 and has become a self build expert. He Chairs the National Custom & Self Build Association (NaCSBA) and is a board member of the Structural Timber Association (STA). Mark is committed to sharing his experience and knowledge to support self-building in the UK, and hosts many of our workshops and webinars at the Self Build Academy.

Dedicated to personal development Mark holds a post graduate Masters degree in Business Administration and a BSc (Hons) in Construction. He has over 30 vocational qualifications across a number of areas including site management and construction.

Mark is a key figure within the self build sector, with his vision helping to shape and simplify the process of self-building within the UK.

Virtual Self Build Training

Potton's Self Build Academy has teamed up with Build It to create a series of webinar courses designed to help you on your self build journey. This virtual self-build training course will be hosted on Zoom, with a chance to participate in the event and pose your questions to Mark.

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