Permaculture Design Course May to July 2011

Southend in Transition are running a Permaculture Design Course May to July on alternate weekends. This is an excellent opportunity for anyone interested in sustainable living in tune with nature’s patterns and systems.

The course will cover:  Permaculture design methods • Surveying skills • Soils • Kitchen gardening • Climate and microclimate • Forest gardening • Bioregionalism • Community development • Systems thinking • Transition Towns • Green economics • Sustainable building, energy and transport • Urban permaculture • Plus much more…

The course will be held in a straw bale building at Growing Together, a community gardening project in Southend. The main course tutor is Graham Burnett, an established Permaculture expert as well as experienced teachers James Taylor and Claire White. Participants can get OCN accreditation for this course.

You can find out much more about the course here:

They are offering 2 places for the price of 1 for like-minded organisations, making this a great value opportunity!