Designing for Resilience: The Foundations of Permaculture online course with Paul Paine starting October 12th

Introduction to Permaculture
Summary information

Online course led by a certified and experienced permaculture teacher

Learn the basics of permaculture design with an experienced teacher, on the Foundations of Permaculture course. You'll get a basis for how to apply permaculture in your life and make your own designs.

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Interactive and transformative

Led by Paul Paine, an experienced permaculture teacher, offering tailored support during your learning

Apply permaculture design in your life

Small Learning group of fellow learners with private communication channel

Includes membership of the Permaculture Association

Learn how to connect with people and projects in your community

Present your design to your teacher and fellow learners

Price £190 non-members / £152 members

Including membership for 1 year for non Permaculture Association members

20% discount for Permaculture Association members (discount code available in members area).


Introduction to Permaculture certificate awarded on completion of the course

Discounted rate for our members

Discounts on 6 books from the

Permaculture Magazine, chosen to complement this course

Free resources, videos, PDF handouts

Activities, quizzes and plenty of no screen time included!

Only 20 places per course available on a first come first served basis

Booking and further information
£190 non-members / £152 for Permaculture Association members
Lead teacher info
Dates and times
More dates and times information: 
Session 1 - 1.5 hours 7pm Tuesday October 12th UTC+1 (getting to know each other, discussing module 1) break allows a month to do 2, 3 & 4 Session 2 - 1.5 hours 7pm Tuesday November 9th UTC+0 (reviewing modules 2-4) break for 2 weeks to review module 5 on design Session 3 - 1 hour 7pm Tuesday November 23rd UTC+0 (design support questions jam session) break for 2 weeks of prep time before presentations Session 4 - 2 hours 7pm December 7th UTC+0 (sharing presentations and next steps)
12 October 2021
Venue information

Teaching sessions will happen on Zoom calls. Further interaction will happen using Slack (chat room). Full instructions for how to access these will be sent in advance of the course starting.

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