This is the annual Nottingham Permaculture Design Certificate course. Course leaders Paul Paine & Joe Atkinson - plus guest teachers and apprentices - will lead you through the following topics:
Context: What is Permaculture?
Design process frameworks, skills, methods & tools
Climate & microclimates
Understanding soil ecosystems
Sustainable soil management
Soil building strategies
Intelligent water management
Trees and their energy transactions
Forest Gardens & Agroforestry
Green building & eco renovation
Optimising domestic energy use
Permaculture and the self
Permaculture and community building
...and much, much more!
The course will culminate in a group design exercise, where you'll have the chance to put your learning into practice.
There will also be visits to several inspiring local projects to see permaculture in action.The course is certified by the Permaculture Association. Graduates will be eligible to apply for the Diploma in Applied Permaculture Design.
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