Seattle Tilth is pleased to welcome renowned author and teacher Toby Hemenway to teach our yearly intensive Permaculture Design Course. This very popular course is sure to inspire and transform participants!
Permaculture uses ecological principles to create sustainable human communities that have the diversity, stability, and resilience of natural ecosystems. This course allows students of all levels and interests to delve into the the engaging ideas and practical applications of permaculture.
Graduates of this course will receive a certificate on behalf of the Permaculture Institute USA. The certificate signifies the successful completion of a permaculture design course and confers upon the holder the right to use the word “Permaculture” in a business or professional setting. This course is ideal for anyone who'd would like to explore the concepts of permaculture in-depth and in a community setting, people who'd like to practice these principles in their lives and communities or anyone who might like to obtain a two-year diploma or other advanced trainings in permaculture.
This engaging 72-hour course is offered over six weekends October 2013- March 2014. Classes are held once a month on Saturdays (8 a.m.-5:30 p.m.) and Sundays (8 a.m.-5 p.m.). Dates are as follows: Oct. 12 &13, Nov. 9 &10, Dec. 14 & 15, Jan. 11 & 12, Feb. 8 & 9, March 1 & 2.
The course is held at the Om Culture community event center, located on the scenic urban shores of Lake Union in Seattle's Wallingford neighborhood.
The Permaculture Design Course is adapted to a wide variety of learning styles and is presented through lecture, images, video, group discussion, exercises, and design projects. Studentsdevelop a sense of community with classmates while cultivating concrete skills that can be applied outside of the classroom.
Early Bird: Full Course Tuition (Ends Sept. 12th) $960.00
Full Course Tuition $1050.00
Students may choose between two different payment options: 1) one-time payment of full tuition cost, or 2) payment plan where full tuition cost is paid in the form of a non-refundable deposit and five installments (see registration form for details).
Find all the info and register on Seattle Tilth's website: