Find a permaculture course

Use the search box below to look for permaculture courses. You can search by course type and area and now you can also search for online and face to face courses. 

We have written a course prospectus to help answer your most common questions about learning permaculture.

Read our Course Prospectus and scroll down to search and filter for courses now.

 

All of our course listings are added to the website by our members. You can add yours by becoming a member today. Your membership supports us in sharing the benefits of permaculture widely. In return, we will also send you monthly news, the members journal Permaculture Works, and more!

Remember to look for our 'certified' teachers - they are teachers that can give out our PAB Permaculture Design Course certificates and who have applied and joined our certifying teachers register - a mark of assurance for quality teaching. All teachers who are certified with us, will show their name in the right hand 'lead teacher' column on the search below. Click on their name, and you will be taken to their teaching profile. They will have a special logo on their teaching profile if they are certified. 

 

 

Learn the basics of permaculture design with the Foundations of Permaculture course. You will get a basis for how to apply permaculture in your life and do your own designs. Sign up to the teacher-led course now. Permaculture Association members benefit from discounted fees.

We also have a new online, self directed course on 'Growing Food in Small Spaces'. Join hundreds of people who have taken this course since it launched in 2021 and start growing your own food. You will be surprised how much you can grow even without a garden or allotment. Watch a video about this course here!

 

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Dates Title Course Type Lead Teacher Country Nearest town
03/07/2022 to 16/07/2022 PDC // 3 July - 16 July 2022 (PDC) Permaculture Design Course
Portugal Ulgueira
02/07/2022, 03/07/2022 Introduction to Permaculture in London Introduction to Permaculture
United Kingdom London
09/04/2022, 09/07/2022 Clay Oven Building Specialist
United Kingdom East Meon
10/07/2022 to 24/07/2022, 22/08/2022 to 04/09/2022 Certified Permaculture Design Course in Portugal (PDC) Permaculture Design Course
Portugal Sao Luis
18/06/2022, 10/07/2022 Starting to explore a forest garden Specialist - Forest gardening
United Kingdom Alfreton
10/07/2022 to 24/07/2022, 31/07/2022 to 14/08/2022 Permaculture Design Course (PDC) Permaculture Design Course
Portugal Benfeita
13/07/2022 to 14/07/2022 Introduction to Permaculture Introduction to Permaculture
United Kingdom Stroud
11/05/2022, 13/07/2022 Foundations in Permaculture 'Designing for Resilience' course with the Permaculture Association - Online, teacher-led - starts May 2022 Introduction to Permaculture
13/07/2022 to 22/07/2022, 23/07/2022 to 27/07/2022 PDC Permaculture Design Course and PFC Permaculture Forest Course with HELDER VALENTE- North Portugal - NEWSCHOOL PERMACULTURE (PDC) Permaculture Design Course
Portugal Penafiel
16/07/2022 Design your Forest Gardens / Food Forests Specialist - Forest gardening
16/07/2022 to 17/07/2022 Bushcraft Overnight Specialist
United Kingdom Lampeter
16/07/2022 to 17/07/2022 Introduction to Invertebrates Specialist
United Kingdom Lampeter
07/05/2022 to 08/05/2022, 16/07/2022 to 17/07/2022 Introduction to Permaculture at Braziers Park Introduction to Permaculture
United Kingdom Wallingford
16/07/2022 to 30/07/2022 Ourganics Summer Permaculture Design Course (PDC) Permaculture Design Course
United Kingdom Dorchester
18/07/2022 to 31/07/2022 Earth Activist Training (Full PDC) w/ Starhawk (PDC) Permaculture Design Course
Spain Puig-Reig
25/04/2022 to 25/07/2022, 18/07/2022 Permaculture Design Course (PDC) Permaculture Design Course
United Kingdom Stroud
21/07/2022 to 22/07/2022 Trug Making Specialist
United Kingdom East Meon
23/07/2022 Understanding Your Garden Ecosystem Specialist
United Kingdom Cheltenham
13/07/2022 to 22/07/2022, 23/07/2022 to 27/07/2022 PDC Permaculture Design Course and PFC Permaculture Forest Course with HELDER VALENTE- North Portugal - NEWSCHOOL PERMACULTURE (PDC) Permaculture Design Course
Portugal Penafiel
24/07/2022 to 06/08/2022 PDC // 24 July - 6 Aug 2022 (PDC) Permaculture Design Course
Portugal Ulgueira
24/07/2022 Wildflower Meadows Specialist
United Kingdom East Meon
24/07/2022 to 31/07/2022, 14/08/2022 to 21/08/2022 Post-PDC Practical Course (PDC) Permaculture Design Course
Portugal Benfeita
29/07/2022 to 07/08/2022 Permaculture Design Course 29th July to 7th August 2022, in Cloughjordan Ecovillage, Ireland (PDC) Permaculture Design Course
Ireland Cloughjordan
30/07/2022 to 07/08/2022 Practical Advanced Course In Permaculture Practical site design - non PDC
Italy Palombaio
10/07/2022 to 24/07/2022, 31/07/2022 to 14/08/2022 Permaculture Design Course (PDC) Permaculture Design Course
Portugal Benfeita
06/08/2022 Woodland Management Specialist
United Kingdom East Meon
06/08/2022 Introduction to Forest Gardening Specialist - Forest gardening
United Kingdom Aberdeen
08/08/2022 to 14/08/2022 PEACE - Peace, Empowerment And Cultural Emergence Retreat Specialist
United Kingdom Ludlow
12/08/2022, 27/08/2022 Permaculture Design Course - PDC - Natural Park Spain 575Euro (PDC) Permaculture Design Course
Spain Sadernes
12/08/2022 to 14/08/2022 Nature Connection, Plants & Permaculture Introduction to Permaculture
United Kingdom Cornwall.
13/08/2022 to 27/08/2022 Kents of Cornwall Permaculture Design Course (PDC) Permaculture Design Course
United Kingdom Bude
13/08/2022 to 14/08/2022 Ethnobotany Overnight Specialist
United Kingdom Lampeter
14/08/2022 to 28/08/2022 Earth Activist Training - PDC with Starhawk and Alfred Decker (PDC) Permaculture Design Course
Sweden Sweden
24/07/2022 to 31/07/2022, 14/08/2022 to 21/08/2022 Post-PDC Practical Course (PDC) Permaculture Design Course
Portugal Benfeita
14/08/2022 to 27/08/2022 PDC // 14 Aug - 27 Aug 2022 (PDC) Permaculture Design Course
Portugal Ulgueira
19/08/2022 to 21/08/2022 Think like a Tree 3 day intensive programme Specialist
United Kingdom Derbyshire
10/07/2022 to 24/07/2022, 22/08/2022 to 04/09/2022 Certified Permaculture Design Course in Portugal (PDC) Permaculture Design Course
Portugal Sao Luis
25/08/2022 to 09/09/2022 Certified Permaculture Design Course (PDC) Permaculture Design Course
Portugal São Luis
12/08/2022, 27/08/2022 Permaculture Design Course - PDC - Natural Park Spain 575Euro (PDC) Permaculture Design Course
Spain Sadernes
27/08/2022 to 09/09/2022 Permaculture Design Course in Findhorn Ecovillage: August (PDC) Permaculture Design Course
United Kingdom Forres
02/09/2022 Gate Hurdle Making Course Specialist
United Kingdom East Meon
03/09/2022 to 04/09/2022 Forest Gardening Specialist - Forest gardening
United Kingdom Ludlow
03/09/2022, 02/10/2022 Permaculture in Practice Internship with Rico Zook in Spain Specialist
Spain Sadernes
04/09/2022 to 17/09/2022, 17/09/2022 PDC // 4 Sept - 17 Sept 2022 (PDC) Permaculture Design Course
Portugal Ulgueira
06/09/2022 to 20/07/2023 Practical Sustainability Course [Permaculture Design, Organic Horticulture, Green Building, Green Energy, Soil and Ecology, Woodland Management, Creating Change, Community Engagement, Re-localisation and Group Dynamics] Advanced Design Skills
United Kingdom Bristol
08/09/2022 to 22/09/2022 Permaculture Design Course at Yogiville Croatia (PDC) Permaculture Design Course
Croatia Vezmari
10/09/2022, 17/10/2022 PDC Permaculture Design Course - North Portugal - Europe - October 2022 - PLUS Optional 1 month long intensive Design Internship (PDC) Permaculture Design Course
Portugal Penafiel
15/09/2022 to 18/09/2022 CEED - Cultural Emergence Effective Design Specialist
United Kingdom Ludlow
17/09/2022 to 02/05/2023 Leeds Permaculture Design Course (PDC) Permaculture Design Course
United Kingdom Leeds
04/09/2022 to 17/09/2022, 17/09/2022 PDC // 4 Sept - 17 Sept 2022 (PDC) Permaculture Design Course
Portugal Ulgueira