Animated Learning

In City & Property Development

Is your uni or college degree taking too long!

Are you falling asleep in class due to boredom?

And sick of racking up excessive education debt?

And you still don't have a job?

University degrees can cost tens of thousands of dollars and take a few years to complete

With no guarantee of obtaining employment or professional competence or accreditation. They are usually theory rich which is important but what about the professionals skills?

Enrol in Dr Drane's Faster Class and enjoy a faster path to success for a fraction of the cost and time!

And yes..
get real professional skills in city and property development that you can get paid for or make a business from and.. actually enjoy learning these skills!

Get started with our Starter Induction Course and check out

our exciting new animated teaching method and competence rating.

Look at this 3 minutes sample lesson.

Find out how our new animated teaching method includes:

  • animation and fun to learn professional skills
  • exciting game based skills assessment
  • real case examples and workshops
  • a faster path to professional skills and employment
  • for a fraction of the cost and time

Why learn about City and Property Development ?

Our cities are built predominantly by property developers (both private and public).

Property development is a recognised business subject in university and college courses but is not generally skills or competency based

our training method can improve and supplement your understanding of course work in

It is a growing area of employment and a source of business and entrepreneurial skills. So now you can learn these skills parallel to your university course.

Our Testimonials

What do our students say ?

Dr Drane’s Master Class is one of a kind. By having actual industry people as a guest speaker for each class, I have learned the real experiences that I need to be ready for my future career. Nate, Post Graduate Property Masters, WSU Business School. Research Analyst, Franklin Shanks

What do our customers say:

Students were really engaged with Jon’s style, knowledge and current industry anecdotes. When you are as passionate as Jon, it is picked up by students and this leads to an engaged classroom. I look forward to tapping into Jon’s vast experience for future classes. John Powrie, Kaplan Business School

Join our Starter Induction Course and get one step closer to your business and employment goals.

Our Starter Induction Course



An Animated Lesson pack:

With a Hot Developer Topic

'How to turn a house into an apartment tower and the Hypothetical Development Method (HDM101)'
Which includes:
  • Video introduction to the 'Faster Class' animated lesson concept by Dr Drane.
  • Video introduction to our assessment process and your progression and competency score.
  • An animated lesson on the city and property development.
  • Six animated lessons on 'how to turn a house into an apartment tower' and HDM 101
  • Immediate Skills Achievement

  • These lessons provide immediate skills, tricks and tools used by Property Developers to assess a development site.
  • Your Feedback Survey

  • Compulsory: feedback form to help us evaluate and improve our system of learning

Your competency test; where you use one of our site analytical tools to assess a 'site based case study' and see how good you are at optimising the site

Join a new revolution in teaching professional skills

Our animated teaching method will change the way that professional skills are taught and get you into that job in a fraction of the time that university learning takes

We believe that it takes too long and too much money to obtain a university or college degree and for ‘skills based lessons’ there is a better way which is more fun, provides the skills needed, in a ‘case based’ fast learn environment and most importantly is affordable.

Dr Drane's Faster Class

Our Commitment To You:

Through our programme, it is our commitment for you to achieve the following target:

Professional skills competence
In 25% of the time
and 25% of the cost
Of the equivalent relevant university course unit/s
*Conditions Apply

University versus Faster Class

This is how we provide our target commitment to you

Thanks for your interest in our Faster Classes

About Dr Jonathan Drane

Jonathan holds the first practitioner based doctorate (PhD) in Property Development in Australia from UNSW Built Environment which explored the world of property development and its impact on cities.
He has also spent his working life creating commercial buildings from hotels, to apartment towers and office buildings and has been a developer as well as a mentor, trainer and lecturer.

Clients and Collaborations

Dr Drane has run his master classes, workshops and as guest speaker with the following clients:

Dr Drane has taught students of property, architecture, business, finance, construction, town planning and many more (and is alumni MGSM, UNSW)

What do our customers say about Dr Drane's classes?

“What excites me the most about Jon Drane’s online webinars/classes is experiencing in-depth conversations about property development in detail with himself and other speakers who have lived and breathed every aspect of the field” Andrew Property Student
Dr Drane’s masterclass on dynamic dormancy in mixed use areas was very useful in helping Councils to better understand the continuously evolving trading ecologies of growing cities. Night Time Economy Councils’ Committee (Local Government NSW)

Our Conditions

By pressing the above Start Here Button you agree to our conditions as follows:
The commitment, does not apply to a whole masters or undergraduate degree. It applies to specific relevant skills that are taught within a course or unit. Should our undertaking be disputed then you will need to evidence the relevant course/unit and its skills outcomes.
The skills outcomes you evidence must be competence based and not based on academic grading criteria. The intention is not to compare academic outcomes against our competency outcomes.