Modules on Permaculture Design, Organic Horticulture, Woodland Management, Soil and Ecology, Green Building, Community Engagement, Green Energy, Group Dynamics and Creating Change.
The course includes constructing a timber frame/straw bale building, 6 field trips to pioneering permaculture communities and farms, 5 real site design projects, engagement with local projects and organisations and access to our extensive library.
Taught by some of the most experienced and knowledgeable tutors led by Sarah Pugh. Learning takes place in a holistic, participatory and practical environment with a mix of classroom and outdoor activities. Based in Bristol; Permaculture hotbed, European Green Capital 2015 and generally cool city. Our students are from across the UK, Europe and the US with an age range of 18 to 73 so far.
Immerse yourself in a group of like-minded people for a year of inspiration, information, fun and ideas.
Two and a half days per week for 39 weeks (plus 7 weeks holidays.) September 8th 2015 to July 22nd 2016.