Edinburgh Introduction to Permaculture

Introduction to Permaculture
Summary information

This 2-day Introduction to Permaculture course gives you an overview of permaculture, exploring its key principles, ethics and design tools. The course involves a good mix of theory, discussion and design examples. The course is student-centred, and there’s a strong element of creativity.

Topics include:
 What is Permaculture?
 Ethics & Principles
 Learning from Nature
 Design Process
 Zones and Sectors
 Approaches to site analysis

The course can count as Module 1 of the full Permaculture Design Course (PDC).

NonStuff Industries has been delivering permaculture courses for 7 years. Former students have gone on to run their own farms, food businesses, create gardens, build houses, and some have come back to help teach on the course.

Visit the NonStuff website for full course info and booking: www.nonstuff.co.uk/permaculture/courses/

Booking and further information
Telephone number: 
NonStuff Industries
£40 / £70 / £100 / £120 depending on income
Contact name: 
Jenny Smith
Dates and times
More dates and times information: 
Weekend course. 09.30 - 17.00 both days
28 April 2018 to 29 April 2018
Venue information

The course will be held at Bridgend Farmhouse, part of a community owned charitable organisation in south Edinburgh. There are workshop spaces dedicated to arts & crafts and bike repairs, a community café, and the surrounding land is being developing for food growing and community gardening.

Apprentice Teachers
Teacher apprentices: 
No apprentice teacher places available on this course.

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