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72hr PDC | March 19th - 27th | Portugal

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[center]Official permaculture design course[/center]

[center]From the 19th to 27th of March 2011,
the official 72 hours Permaculture Design Course will take place in Varzea da Goncala, Aljezur, Portugal
The course follows a 72 hourset syllabus and leads to the internationally recognized Permaculture Design Certificate.


Lesley Martin was an organic grower and farmer in Cornwall for 20 years before taking a Permaculture Design course in 1995. She went on to take the Permaculture Diploma, with a 2 year teaching apprenticeship. After qualifying as a teacher in Adult Education she delivered Government funded Permaculture Training Courses throughout the South West of England before moving to Portugal in 1999.

The subjects covered include:
Ethics and principles
Learning strategies
Pattern in design
Bio diversity
Water in the landscape
Forests and trees
Buildings and structures
Formal/informal economies
Community development

The course includes a number of practical sessions and culminates in a 2 day design workshop.

Places are limited. To reserve a place on the course, contact us either through our email address - mail@varzeavivapermaculture.com - or by telephone (00351) 282 995060. Evenings are best for telephone calls.

[center]Check out our website for more courses and workshops!


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