An introductory course in permaculture, usually over a weekend.

Introduction to Permaculture (Cardigan, Wales)

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A great chance to learn permaculture design skills and visit inspiring ecohomes and the Lammas eco-village. Taking place at Over the Rainbow, Tanygroes, Cardigan. Held in conjuncion with Aberystwyth University - see www.aber.ac.uk/sell for enrolment details.

Dates: 
28 January 2011 to 31 January 2011
Teachers
Angie Polkey & Jan Martin
Cost: 
£65 before 20 Dec; £75 after; ex accommodation.

Naturewise Introduction to Permaculture

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Come and be the change you wish to see in the world!

This Introductory weekend, is a ‘potted’ permaculture course, looking at the foundations of permaculture and learning about some of the practical tools it offers. The weekend course can be considered a 'stand alone' introduction to Permaculture ethics, principles and design, or else can be a lead-in to the more in depth full Permaculture Design Course.

Dates: 
21 May 2011 to 22 May 2011
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From 9.15 - 5.30 non residential
Teachers
Naturewise team
Cost: 
Sliding scale: £60 - £150
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Naturewise Introduction to Permaculture

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Come and be the change you wish to see in the world!

This Introductory weekend, is a ‘potted’ permaculture course, looking at the foundations of permaculture and learning about some of the practical tools it offers. The weekend course can be considered a 'stand alone' introduction to Permaculture ethics, principles and design, or else can be a lead-in to the more in depth full Permaculture Design Course.

Dates: 
9 April 2011 to 10 April 2011
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From 9.15 - 5.30 nonresidential
Teachers
Naturewise team
Cost: 
Sliding scale: £60 - £150
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Naturewise Introduction to Permaculture

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Come and be the change you wish to see in the world!

This Introductory weekend, is a ‘potted’ permaculture course, looking at the foundations of permaculture and learning about some of the practical tools it offers. The weekend course can be considered a 'stand alone' introduction to Permaculture ethics, principles and design, or else can be a lead-in to the more in depth full Permaculture Design Course.

Dates: 
26 February 2011 to 27 February 2011
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from 9.15 - 5.30, non residential
Teachers
Naturewise team
Cost: 
Sliding scale: £60-£150
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London

Naturewise Introduction to Permaculture

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Summary: 

Come and be the change you wish to see in the world!

This Introductory weekend, is a ‘potted’ permaculture course, looking at the foundations of permaculture and learning about some of the practical tools it offers. The weekend course can be considered a 'stand alone' introduction to Permaculture ethics, principles and design, or else can be a lead-in to the more in depth full Permaculture Design Course.

Dates: 
29 January 2011 to 30 January 2011
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From 9.30 - 5.30, non residential
Teachers
Naturewise team
Cost: 
Sliding scale; £60 - £150
Contact name: 
Marianne

Practical Permaculture Gardening - Brighton

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This course explores how permaculture design can be used to create beautiful, productive and wildlife-friendly gardens. 10.00am - 5pm. The first day is based at the Earthship in Stanmer Park, Brighton and on the Brighton Permaculture Trust plot.
The second day begins at Pippa Johns’ garden close to Southease station between Newhaven and Lewes. The afternoon will be held in a nearby hall. Tutor: Pippa Johns. See website for full details.

Dates: 
6 October 2012 to 7 October 2012
Teachers
Pippa Johns
Cost: 
£70 - £175 depending on income.
Address: 
Stanmer Park, East Sussex BN1 9PZ
Telephone number: 
07746 18 59 27

Introduction to Permaculture

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Permaculture is a design system arising from the observation and study of nature which enables participants to develop and design intrinsically workable, resilient, and mutually beneficial plans for living well. This course introduces the basics of permaculture design and shows how this approach can be applied to individual circumstances to facilitate a move towards sustainability.

Full details and bookings:
http://brightonpermaculture.org.uk/index.php/courses/permaculture/introt...

***NOTE bookings can only be made via our website

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Dates: 
23 April 2016 to 24 April 2016
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9.30am-5pm both days.
Teachers
Chloe Anthony and Christine Wiltshire
Cost: 
Depending on income £105-£247.50
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Stanmer Park, East Sussex BN1 9PZ
Telephone number: 
07746 18 59 27

Introduction to Permaculture Design

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Non-residential weekend organised by Downham & Villages in Transition. Includes permaculture ethics and principles, input-output analysis, walking and observing nature as a group and alone, and how to apply permaculture in our lives. Interactive teaching methods. A stand-alone taster of the full design course or could be weekend one of the full course.

Dates: 
16 April 2011 to 17 April 2011
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Will run 9.30 to 5.30 each day. To be followed by full certificate course, one weekend a month to September.
Teachers
Hannah Thorogood
Cost: 
£40

Introduction to Permaculture Design

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Non-residential weekend organised by Downham & Villages in Transition. Includes permaculture ethics and principles, input-output analysis, walking and observing nature as a group and alone, and how to apply permaculture in our lives. Interactive teaching methods. A stand-alone taster of the full design course or could be weekend one of the full course.

Dates: 
26 March 2011 to 27 March 2011
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Will run 9.30 to 5.30 each day. Similar course also being run 16/17th April to be followed by full certificate course, one weekend a month to September.
Teachers
Hannah Thorogood
Cost: 
£40
Contact name: 
Rachel Bodle
Telephone number: 
01366 383723

Introduction to Permaculture

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he word permaculture derives from “permanent agriculture” and “permanent culture”. In practice it is sustainable land use design, based on an understanding of systems in nature and ethical principles. Permaculture design creates stable productive systems to provide food, shelter, energy and community in ways that are healthy for the environment and us.

The WEA funds places for those on low income. There is also a possibility of help with the residential costs thanks to the Reuben George Fund.

Please contact the WEA on 0845 458 2758 to book onto the course.

Participants can attend this course as day visitors or enjoy a fully residential weekend at this beautiful organic farm in East Devon.
For residential costs please contact Zoe Haigh on 01297 631113.

Dates: 
19 November 2010 to 21 November 2010
Teachers
George Sobol Dip Perm Des
Cost: 
£63.00. No charge for those on a means-tested benefit
Contact name: 
Workers' Educational Association
Telephone number: 
0845 458 2758