לוח ארועים - PERMACULTURE DESIGN COURSE

תאריך הארוע: : 16-05-2011

Courses

PERMACULTURE DESIGN COURSE AT HAVA & ADAM

taught in English!!!

Permaculture is a sustainable design system stressing the harmonious interrelationship of humans, plants, animals and the earth. The system was first developed in Australia over 30 years ago and is taken from the words permanent and culture - permaculture. Its goals are to preserve and integrate local cultural and agricultural knowledge with new scientific and philosophical ideas and discoveries in order to create a healthy human civilization able to repair, restore and preserve its surroundings. The course is open to anyone who wants to examine the influences of global consumerism and to learn how to plan systems that work within the laws of nature and in harmony with the environment.

Join us for an internationally recognized 72 hours permaculture design course, throughout participants will learn how to apply and implement permaculture design concepts in a variety of areas.

Including:
ethics & principles of permaculture
learning strategies
different designing methods (moulds & patterns in nature, microclimates &more...)
design stages (including drawing. Sketching, maps & presentation)
designing projects
ecological garden: different ways of organic growing, from beds to eco-fertilizers.
food forest & trees
building good soil: raised beds, composting and more...
water: water in the landscape, grey water systems, rain-harvesting
building: natural& alternative building, the “garden-house”
waste management: reducing, reusing, recycling
energy: alternative energies, peak oil and more...
medicine & nutrition, health & spirituals
education & culture
eco-communities
urban Permaculture
eco-economics and finances
The course combines theory and background with practical, and includes movies slideshows, tours and will host different specialists

Course details:

11 meetings, once a week on Mondays at Hava & Adam
9:00 – 15:00
May 16 to July 25
Course instructor Arturo Whitelegg is a permaculture designer, with experience from South and Central America and holds a bachelor's degree in environmental management.
Upon completion of the course you will receive an internationally recognized certificate in permaculture design by the Israeli Permaculture Organization
Cost: 1700 NIS


For the full syllabus, more details and to register contact Arturo at: awculturando@gmail.com

Happy spring !