72 hours of Permaculture Design in Portugal

(PDC) Permaculture Design Course
Summary information

This course is Certified and gives you total understanding of concept and ethics of Permaculture principles(and more), allowing the possibility to continue on for 2 years for Diploma in Applied Design of Permaculture programme which may alter-

Introductions

Opening

Arid Landscape

Appropriate technology

Energy Transactions of Trees

Living Water

Presentation and Drawing skills

Group Preparation

Hopes and Fears

Real Wealth and Wiser Money

Pattern in Nature

Zone 1

Aquaculture

Introduction to Permaculture

Zones, Sectors and Elevational Planning

Methods of Design

Pattern in Design

Forest Gardens

Sewage

Work in Groups -

Site Survey Presentation

Learning Strategies

Base Maps

Biological Resources

Bioregions Livestock and Zone 3 #

Ethics and Basic Principles

OBREDIM

and Intro to Site

Simple Survey Tool

Survey with Bunyip and A frame

Soils and Mulching Practical

Pond Practical

Work in groups- evaluate/design

Presentation

Rainfall Calculation

Parable of the Chicken

Guiding Principles of Permaculture Design

Personal

Audit

Soils Companion Planting and Guilds

Zone 4 + Woodland Management

Work in Groups-

Design

Presentation

No Till

Web of Life

Videos

Client Interview ?

Where do we go from here?

 

Costs-300 €  PDC +Lunch Daily+ camping , use of facilities and bio pool
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OyX2xdlJOTs

Booking and further information
Cost: 
Costs-300 €
Dates and times
3 September 2011 to 11 September 2011
Teachers
Lesley Martin
Venue information

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