72 hour course in permaculture design.

Permaculture Design Course

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Full Permaculture Design Course (PDC) with a focus on transition town processes and low carbon sustainable communities.

Dates: 
7 February 2010 to 6 February 2011
More dates and times information: 
There will be 12 sessions spread over one year. Feb 7, 14, Mar 28, April 25, May 23, June 27 are confirmed, subsequent dates to be arranged.
Teachers
Lead teacher: Angus Soutar
Cost: 
£240, concessions available

Accredited Permaculture Design Course

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Naturewise / OrganicLea / Hawkwood nursery - for plants and people.

Located at the urban edge at a wonderful new 12 acre organic growing /permaculture site in Waltham Forest, this 72 hour accredited course offers a broad range of practical and participative learning opportunities, guided by experienced core and guest teachers.

Dates: 
11 September 2010 to 10 October 2010
More dates and times information: 
Dates; 11th, 12th September (residential), 24th, 25th, 26th, 27th September, 7th, 8th, 9th, 10th October (non residential)
Teachers
Lead teacher: Tomas Remiarz with Nicole Freris
Cost: 
£350-£550, sliding scale according to means.
Contact Details: 
Contact Name: 
Marianne

Oxford Permaculture Design Course

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This Permaculture Design Course will help develop your skills and empower you as an agent for change in our society. This course will focus on urban permaculture, food production and ecorenovation. The course will include theory and practical skill sessions and include supported space for participants to work on their own design projects.

"Permaculture is a philosophy of … protracted and thoughtful observation rather than protracted and thoughtless labour."
-Masanobu Fukuoka, Japanese farmer and philosopher

Dates: 
27 March 2010 to 27 November 2010
More dates and times information: 
Seven weekends between March and November 2010: 27/28 March 24/25 April 29/30 May 26/27 June 18/19 September 30/31 October 27/28 November The course will run from 10am until 5pm each day.
Teachers
Hannah Thorogood (Dip. Perm. Des.), Peter Cow (Dip. Perm. Des.), Peter Wheat, Val Grainger and Philip Pritchard.
Cost: 
Sliding scale depending on income; £225 (low income <12k per
Contact Name: 
Philip Pritchard
Telephone number: 
01865 718980

Full Permaculture Design Course

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A 12 day course starting and ending with a full weekend, running on Saturdays through the autumn, winter and spring 2009-2010. This course will be mainly run at the Apricot Centre venue on a permaculture organic farm.

Dates: 
26 September 2009 to 13 June 2010
Teachers
Hannah Thorogood and Marina O'Connell
Cost: 
£500 (concessions and stepped payments poss).
Contact Name: 
Marina O'Connell