Permaculture Design Certificate
With approximately 72 hours of classroom and hands-on instruction, this two week intensive course is the international standard for permaculture certification. It will provide you with a tool box of skills that will allow you to design and implement living environments that are both sustainable and regenerative, in both rural and urban settings.
|July 7, 2013 - July 20, 2013||Permaculture Design Certificate - Calgary Intensive (July)||Winston Heights Mountainview Community Hall||0|
|August 11, 2013 - August 24, 2013||Permaculture Design Certificate - Calgary Intensive (August)||Winston Heights Mountainview Community Hall||6|
Introductory Permaculture Classes
Are you interested in dipping your toes in the permaculture pond but aren't ready to dive in head first? We offer a variety of classes that you don't need to commit a ton of time or money towards for you to ease your way in. Permaculture is a completely solutions-oriented approach to addressing environmental, social and energy-supply problems. Discover your untapped potential for creating immense positive change starting at your back door. We know you are going to love what these classes have to offer!
|June 4, 2013 - June 11, 2013||Permaculture Primer - The Meat N' Potatoes||Bow Waters Canoe Club||27|
|July 5, 2013||Permaculture in the City - Our Tips, Tricks and Tales||Bow Waters Canoe Club||37|
|August 6, 2013 - August 8, 2013||PERMACULTURE PRIMER – THE MEAT N’ POTATOES! (AUGUST COURSE)||Bow Waters Canoe Club||30|
|September 13, 2013||Permaculture in the City - Our Tips, Tricks and Tales||Bow Waters Canoe Club||50|
Nestled in southeast Calgary is one of the city’s original thriving permaculture projects - our home! And once a month in the spring and summer, we offer an exclusive chance to visit with us and learn all about it...
Soil & Composting
Take your knowledge of soil and composting to new depths with this four-day workshop from Soil Foodweb expert Doug Weatherbee!
|November 1, 2013 - November 4, 2013||Four Days of Dirty Tricks & Dirty Secrets||Venue TBD||28|
Learn the how-to's of building with natural, locally available and environmentally low-impact materials. We collaborate with Dirt Craft Natural Building to offer various hands-on and practical workshops.
|May 31, 2013 - June 2, 2013||Learn to Build a Rocket Mass Heater||0|
Our students love this opportunity to enjoy the great outdoors and discover the habitat, harvesting techniques and preparation of Alberta's finest edible and medicinal plants with master herbalist Blaine Andrusek.
|July 27, 2013 - July 28, 2013||Wild & Edible Plant Walk||Edworthy Park||14|