Permaculture Design Certification in the Mayan Heartland!

Full Permaculture Design Course (PDC)
Summary information

Studying Permaculture in Central America offers amazing opportunities to learn from indigenous cultures, rich natural patterns, and enormous diversity. Permaculture in Central America is representative of the edge effect or Edge Valuing Principle of Design. As one of the world’s centres of biodiversity, the region attracts people from all over the world interested in learning through nature. Permaculture practices can be seen in action via the surviving indigenous traditions that are common in here.

These 90+ hour certification courses are internationally recognized courses with the full curriculum, as laid out by Bill Mollison and Dave Holmgren, filled with a mix of theoretical design methodologies and hands-on practical experience. Additional focus is also applied on permaculture-inspired, land-based, sustainable business development. Course content and training is applicable to all climate types and regions. Designed for aspiring design professionals, permaculturalists, farmers and gardeners, architects, engineers, scientists, and all other professionals who are interested in learning and promoting a more sustainable, nature-based approach to their work.

This course will also explore Mayan cosmology and indigenous practices, reflecting on the wisdom of our ancestors while creating fruitful new paradigms to carry into the future.

Booking and further information
Telephone number: 
+502 4681-4697
Tzununa, Lake Atitlan, Guatemala
Contact name: 
Shad Qudsi
Dates and times
2 December 2018 to 16 December 2018
Shad Qudsi and Rony Lec
Venue information
Apprentice Teachers
Teacher apprentices: 
No apprentice teacher places available on this course.