Courses

North American Full Permaculture Design and Introduction to Permaculture Courses are listed FREE in Permaculture and on this page for approximately 3 months. Overseas Permaculture Courses and Special Courses listings cost $20 per entry.

Contact us 3, 6, or even 9 months before your course takes place, to ensure it appears. The pages inside the print version of Permaculture magazine are of course limited but we do aim to share the coverage around. Contact cassie AT permaculturemag DOT org to get your course listed.

 

Permaculture Design Courses

 

USA

 

California

Course: Permaculture Design Course
Venue: San Diego
Dates: 72 hrs-one weekend a month for 6 months – Oct. 21&22 2017, Nov. 18 & 19 2017, Dec. 16&17 2017, Jan. 20&21 2018, Feb. 17&18 2018, March 17&18 2018
Lead by: Larry Santoyo, Elijah Santoyo, John Valenzuela,+ other local experts and guest speakers
Web: http://www.permacultureacademy.com/courses/6-month-permaculture-design-course-in-san-diego

 

Florida

Course: Intensive Permaculture Design Course
Venue: Our Farm 11251 Salina St, Brooksville, FL 34614
Dates: Oct 25 – Nov 5, 2017
Led By: Koreen Brennan
Web: growpermaculture.com

 

 

Massachusetts

Venue: Sowing Solutions Permaculture Design & Education
Course: 2017 Permaculture Design Certification Course
Dates: Fall 2017
Led By: Kay Aihla McGrenaghan Cafasso with Keith Zaltzberg, Llani Davidson, Walker Korby, and special guests
Email: PermacultureSeries@gmail.com
Web: www.PermacultureSeries.org

 

Maine
Course: 2017-18 Winter Permaculture Design Course (Weekend Format)
Venue: Maine Coast Waldorf School, Freeport, Maine
Dates:  November 18-19December 9-10January 20-21February 10-11March 10-11April 20, 21, 22
Led by: Lisa Fernandes, Jesse Watson and many other regional guest professionals.
Email: info@resiliencehub.org
http://resiliencehub.org/pdc-overview-general-info/

 

Massachusetts
Course: 2018 Boston Permaculture Design Course (Weekend Format)
Venue: Hawthorne Youth & Community Center, Boston, MA
Dates:  January 13-14February 17-18March 17-18April 14-15April 28-29May 18,19,20.
Led by: Lisa Fernandes, Jesse Watson and many other regional guest professionals.
Email: info@resiliencehub.org
http://resiliencehub.org/pdc-overview-general-info/

 

Missouri
Venue: EarthDance Organic Farm School, Ferguson, MO
Dates: Nov. 11-12; Dec. 9-10; Jan. 13-14; Feb. 24-25; Mar. 10-11; Apr. 14-15
Led by: Jason Gerhardt, Pandora Thomas, Molly Rockamann, Gibron Jones, Matt Lebon
Web: www.permaculture.org

 

New Hampshire

Venue: Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. Richmond Vale Academy.
Dates: February 12th – February 21st 2018
Led by: Leon-C. Malan and Luke Punnett
Web: http://richmondvalehiking.com/permaculture-course

 

INTERNATIONAL

 

Peru

Course: SHAMANIC PERMACULTURE DESIGN CERTIFICATE (PDC)
Venue: Paititi Institute’s Larapata mountain sanctuary, Machu Picchu Region, Andes, Peru
Dates: October 11 – November 12, 2017
Led by: Andrew Jones
Web: http://paititi-institute.org/events/266/shamanic-permaculture-design-certificate-course/

 

India

Course: Expanded 72 Hour PDC Program – Four focus streams to choose from: Agriculture, Water and Earthworks, Urban, Social
Venue: Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Led by: Robyn Francis with an Indian and International team of Permaculturists
Dates: Nov. 3 – 22, 2017
Web: http://ipcindia2017.org/

 

India
Course: Permaculture Design Certification Course
Venue: Polam Farm
Dates: November 3 -22, 2017
Led by: Robyn Francis, Rico Zook, Clea Chandmal, Govinda Sharma, Gopi Sankarasubramani, Narsanna Koppula, Starhawk, Roshan P Rai, Jude Hobbs, Hui-i Chiang and local guest presenters
Web: http://ipcindia2017.org/pdc_training.php

 

Costa Rica
Venue: Longo Mai Refugee Community, Costa Rica
Dates: January 27 – February 10, 2018
Led by: Scott Pittman, Jason Gerhardt, Natalia Vega Araya
Web: www.permaculture.org

 

ONLINE

 

Venue: Online at Organic Life Guru!
Dates: Open enrollment
Led by: Scott Pittman, Durga
Web: http://organiclifeguru.com/course/permaculture-design-course/

 

Venue: Online. Accredited in 30 countries
Dates: Open enrollment
Led by: Various
Web: www.permaculturevisions.com

 

Venue: Online
Dates: Open enrollment
Led by: Caroline Aitken
Web: www.patrickwhitefield.co.uk

 

Venue: Online
Dates: Open enrollment. 100 hours
Led by: ACS Distance Education
Phone: 08003 284 723
Web: www.acsedu.co.uk

 

Venue: Online
Dates: Open enrollment
Led by: Dr. Alan Enzo, Jessica Enzo, Nashville Permaculture Guild
Email: info@PermacultureEducation.com
Web: permacultureeducation.com

 

 

Introduction to Permaculture Courses

 

International
Guatemala
Venue: Atitlan Organics, Lake Atitlan, Guatemala, Central America
Dates: October 15-21, 2017, January 7-13, 2018, February 4-10, 2018, March 4-10, 2018
Led by: Shad Qudsi
Web: www.atitlanorganics.com/introduction-to-permaculture

 

Online

Course: The Permaculture Student Online
Venue: Online
Dates: Open Enrollment
Led By: Matt Powers
Web: http://www.thepermaculturestudent.com/course-signup/

 

Online

Course: Introduction To Permaculture Design
Venue: Online
Dates: Open enrollment
Led by: Dr. Alan Enzo, Jessica Enzo, Nashville Permaculture Guild
Email: info@PermacultureEducation.com
Web: permacultureeducation.com

 

Specialty Courses

 

Montana
Event Name: Wild Weed Harvest Feast … PPIs Benefit Gourmet Weed Lunch
Venue: Livingston Location, address provided upon registration
Dates: October 1, 2017
Led by: Paradise Permaculture Institute’s Board
Web: www.paradisepermaculture.org

 

Montana

Course Name: Antibiotic, Anti-Viral & Immune Booster Herbs
Venue: Livingston Location, address provided upon registration
Dates: October 5, 2017
Led by: Bev Axelsen
Web: www.paradisepermaculture.org

 

Montana

Course Name: Designing Edible Backyards, Creating a Growing Space you Love
Venue: Livingston Location, address provided upon registration
Dates: October 19 & 26, 2017
Led by: Mona Lewis
Web: www.paradisepermaculture.org

 

Montana

Course Name: Tincture Making
Venue: Livingston Location, address provided upon registration
Dates: November 2, 2017
Led by: Bev Axelsen
Web: www.paradisepermaculture.org

 

International 

 

India
Course: India’s First Permaculture Teacher Training
Venue: Hyderabad, Telangana, India
Led by: Robyn Francis, Jude Hobbs, Rico Zook, Roman Eisenkoelbi
Dates: October 21st to 30th, 2017
Web: http://ipcindia2017.org/