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Get the complete Comprehensive Passive Solar Greenhouse course, plus 2 additional pro level masterclasses, bi-weekly live events with leading experts, peer support, a library of on-demand masterclasses, hundreds of hours of educational content and much more, for

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The Verge Permaculture Academy Insider Membership

Get answers to your toughest permaculture design challenges with access to expert teachers, masterclasses, collaboration with other practitioners, special events and Q&As, and more....

A fresh series of 4-5 live Masterclasses each year

Wide-ranging, live expert Q&As and case studies

Audio recordings of most content for offline listening on mobile devices

Collaborative design clinics for peer-to-peer inspiration

A growing, curated Vault of videos, articles, podcasts, and more

A lively community of permaculture practitioners, on a private proprietary platform (no invasive ads!)

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When you enroll for an annual or a 6 month subscription, if within 10 days of your enrollment you are not convinced that the program is a fit for you, we’ll provide a full refund.

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The 2024 Live Course Lineup

Build a comprehensive skill set for mutli-climate resilience with the Verge Academy’s core curriculum: A new series of Courses are offered annually.

Course details are subject to change. For up-to-date information, always visit the individual course pages.
Passive Solar Greenhouse Design Masterclass with Rob Avis

March 2024

Advanced Permaculture Design Course

May 2024

Essential Rainwater Harvesting with Michelle Avis and Peter Coombes

Summer 2024

Food Forests Masterclass with Carmen Lamoureux

Fall 2024

Featured Bi-Weekly Live Events

You have questions. We have answers.

Are you thinking about renting farmland to raise your herd? Wondering about the intricacies on agroforestry on your property? Debating whether to use hugel berms, swales, or a combination of both to control run-off? Curious about the safe practices for compost management?

These are just a few of the questions that might come up in our biweekly, themed Q&A sessions! We bring in experts from across a variety of disciplines to answer our students’ pressing questions on how to develop resilience and abundance in their lives and on their property.

As an Academy Member you help determine the themes we offer. Among this year’s topics:

Live Workshops & Q&A Sessions with Global Experts:

Syntropic Agroforestry with Klaus Lotz

Composting with Chickens with Sean Dembrosky

Coppice Agroforestry with Mark Krawczyk

Compost Science for Gardeners with Robert Pavlis

Grey Water Systems with Dr. Peter Coombes

Rainwater Harvesting with Michelle Avis

Community Design Clinics

Facilitated, collaborative, permaculture ‘think tanks’

Verge Vault Resources

When you’re up against a knotty question or need to know how to do XYZ, it’s easy to type a question into Google or Youtube and come up with rafts of information from hundreds of sources….problem is, how do you vet them? How, as we like to say, do you separate signal from noise?

So we’ve pulled hours of our best-loved, classic resources from the Verge Archives to create the Verge Vault – a curated library of easy-to-search content covering a wide spectrum of topics!

Over 100 hours of quality educational content including:

Case Studies

Design Templates


Interviews & Articles

Live Event Recordings


Pssst… Want to hear Bill Mollison teach permaculture? Watch or listen to a remastered version of a full PDC design course taught by the master himself.  Join the Academy and see for yourself what our permaculture treasure hunters dig up next!

Library of On Demand Courses

Be the FIRST to access these by clicking on the course that interests you and signing up to be notified when it goes On-Demand for Academy Members.

rainwater storage tanks on the side of a building while featuring michelle avis and dr. peter coombes
advance home orcharding with stefan sobkowiak
perennial plant propagation on-demand course presented by Sean Dembrosky
Garden Design Strategies for Year-Round Nutrition On-Demand Course
renewable home energy solutions presented by dan chiras
resilient homes and homesteads on-demand course

Listen & Watch Offline on Mobile!

In the garden, while driving to the local orchard, or as you find yourself enjoying a quiet moment on your compost toilet…Exclusive content for Academy members ONLY

No need to commit to watching all of this awesome content on your screen. With the mobile podcast app, you can easily stream or download hours of content and take the Verge Vault anywhere!

Exclusive original audio and video content in podcast format

Bill Mollisons PDC lectures
Exclusive podcast recordings
All summit recordings
Passive Solar Greenhouse Summit
Permaculture Design Conference
Keystone Conversations

Online Community

Imagine: An online Community with no ads, bots, spam, or distractions!

Tired of all the annoyances and distraction of mainstream social media? Then you’ll want to hang out with other permies in the Verge Community platform. As a member you have access the private Insiders’ group with direct access to Verge faculty and fellow Insiders.

Forget Facebook, this is where the magic happens!

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Includes 2 additional masterclasses plus all Insider benefits



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Includes 5 additional masterclasses plus all Insider benefits.



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