An introductory course in permaculture, usually over a weekend.

Introductory Weekend to Permaculture

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On this event, you will be introduced to the ethics of permaculture & some of its principles & design methods. You will enjoy both indoor & outdoor sessions, delivered using creative & inclusive methods. You will also get to see some permaculture in action & have an opportunity to engage in some simple practical activities that you can implement when you return home. You will leave with some simple tips, that will help you to start bringing permaculture into your own life & know where to go next to learn more.

Dates: 
10 June 2011 to 12 June 2011
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Friday: 6.00pm to 9.00pm Saturday: 9.30am to 4.30pm Sunday: 9.30am to 4.30pm
Teachers
Aranya
Apprentice Teachers
yes
Cost: 
TBC - see website
Contact name: 
Raina Jones
Telephone number: 
01730 823166

Introductory Weekend to Permaculture

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On this event, you will be introduced to the ethics of permaculture & some of its principles & design methods. You will enjoy both indoor & outdoor sessions, delivered using creative & inclusive methods. You will also get to see some permaculture in action & have an opportunity to engage in some simple practical activities that you can implement when you return home. You will leave with some tips, that will help you to start bringing permaculture into your own life & know where to go next to learn more.

Dates: 
14 May 2011 to 15 May 2011
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Saturday 9.30am - 5.00pm, then optional evening film Sunday 9.30am - 4.30pm
Teachers
Aranya
Apprentice Teachers
yes
Cost: 
£125 (includes lunch both days)
Contact name: 
Mel Chambers
Telephone number: 
01271 817509 / 07768 193848

Introductory Weekend to Permaculture

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Summary: 

On this event, you will be introduced to the ethics of permaculture & some of its principles & design methods. You will enjoy both indoor & outdoor sessions, delivered using creative & inclusive methods. You will also get to see some permaculture in action & have an opportunity to engage in some simple practical activities that you can implement when you return home. You will leave with some simple tips, that will help you to start bringing permaculture into your own life & know where to go next to learn more.

Dates: 
8 January 2011 to 9 January 2011
Teachers
Aranya
Cost: 
95
Address: 
West Farm Barn, Farrington, Blandford, Dorset, DT11 8RA
Contact name: 
Nicky Mullen
Telephone number: 
01747 811099

Introductory Course & Permaculture Design Course

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We are running two Introductory weekends, to be followed by the full Design Course, which will take place on the last weekend of each month from June to November (excluding August). Threshold is an ideal venue for Permaculture as we are a cohousing community, we have sustainable buildings and systems in place and are looking to develop our 1/2 acres of land.

Dates: 
26 March 2011 to 27 March 2011
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There will be a further Introductory Course on 30 April-1 May, followed by the full Design Course on weekends from June to November 2011.
Teachers
Stephen Nutt & Linda Philp
Cost: 
£150 per weekend
Address: 
Cole Street Farm, Cole Street Lane, Gillingham, Dorset SP8 5JQ
Contact name: 
Linda Philp
Telephone number: 
01747 825477

Introduction to Permaculture: Sabhal Mor Ostaig, Sleat, Isle of Skye

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Renowned expert Graham Bell will be leading the course. The theme of the event will be “Community Gardens” and it will be hosted by Sleat Community Trust.

The course will be located at Sabhal Mor Ostaig (the Gaelic College) in Sleat and start with an informal night time talk and “getting to know you” meeting for participants on Friday the 26th November at 7.30pm at the college. An agenda for the course is available at www.cleansleat.co.uk. Buffet lunches will be provided on both full days of the course.

This training event is free to all Sleat residents. The course is also open to those out of the area with a joining fee of £60 being requested (this will be donated to the Tormore Forest Community Appeal). A list of accommodation providers in the area can be found at www.visitsleat.org for those travelling from further afield.

Dates: 
26 November 2010 to 28 November 2010
Teachers
Graham Bell
Cost: 
Free to Sleat Residents - £60 non residents
Address: 
c/o Ardvasar Hall, Sleat, Isle of Skye IV45 8RS
Contact name: 
Angus Robertson
Telephone number: 
01471 820342

Introduction to Permaculture

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A 2-day course introducing the Permaculture principles and ethics. Includes the Permaculture priciples, tour of the site, wild food walk and practicals.

Dates: 
5 February 2011 to 6 February 2011
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10:00 - 17:00
Teachers
Klaudia van Gool
Cost: 
£140 £127.50 for Soil Association members, incl refreshments
Contact Details: 
Telephone number: 
01726 884127

Introduction to Permaculture (CAT, Wales)

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A great chance to learn permaculture design skills at the renowned Centre for Alternative Technology and visit Chris and Lyn Dixon's permaculture plot. Held in conjuncion with Aberystwyth University - see www.aber.ac.uk/sell for enrolment details.

Dates: 
4 March 2011 to 6 March 2011
Teachers
Angie Polkey, Jan Martin, Chris Dixon (site visit)
Cost: 
£65 if booked by 20 Dec; £75 after. Ex accommodation.