Dates and times
The centre works on the Buddhist prinicple of Dana (Generosity).
Non-returnable deposit of £250, payable at booking
Additional donations can be made at the end of each weekend , and at the end of the course. Participants are encouraged to give what they would enjoy giving, having benefitted from the learning durign the course and experience of the centre.
Course summary

Join us for 4 weekends of immersive permaculture at a Buddhist retreat centre You can look forward to

Learning about how nature works, at a stunning conservation site with many ancient trees  

Practical and design projects in the walled gardens, cottage and the wider site

Contact with the renovation of historic buildings using ecological techniques

Site visits to an inspiring permaculture frm and a groundbreaking forest garden

Your teachers Jed and Tomas have years of experience in permaculture, forest gardening, eco-renovation, land restoration and co-operative living. Tomas is author of the groundbreaking "Forest Gardenig in Practice" and contributor to Permaculture Magazine.

Alfoxton Park is a Buddhist, land-based retreat centre in the UK, drawing inspiration from nature and the arts where people can awaken to the depth and breadth of human experience. We're based in a magical location in Somerset, Southwest England.



Certified teacher
Jed Picksley
Apprentice teachers
This course is open to offers from apprentice teachers wishing to gain teaching experience
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Course type
Permaculture Design Course
Engagement style
Face to face

Postal address of venue

Alfoxton Park House
United Kingdom

Course contact email
Contact name
Tomas Remiarz

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