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Permaculture Design Certification Course

July 15, 2016 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm

billmollison

An affordable (FREE!) high quality Permaculture Design Certification Course in your local community for your local community.

Please complete your registration at the following link:
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/permaculture-design-certification-course-july-18-30-tickets-4424301204

July 18-30, 2016
Permaculture Design Certification Course

Date: July 18 – July 30, 2016.
Event Category: Courses & Apprenticeships
Cost: $600 (Sliding scale, $0-$750)
Instructor(s): Jay Rosenberg and guest instructors
Contact: jay@49farms.org

Venue(s)
• Hayes Valley Art Works
456 Laguna Street
San Francisco, CA 94102

• PLACE for Sustainable Living (July 18 & July 29)
1121 64th Street
Oakland, CA 94608

• Qilombo
2313 San Pablo Ave
Oakland, California 94612

* and other locations around the SF Bay Area.

Schedule below is updated as our hosts confirm.

Monday, July 18 – PLACE for Sustainable Living & Lake Merritt Wildlife Sanctuary
Tuesday, July 19 – Qilombo with Town and City Permaculture
Wednesday, July 20 –
Thursday, July 21 –
Friday, July 22-
Saturday, July 23 – OFF
Sunday, July 24 – OFF
Monday, July 25-
Tuesday, July 26 – 18th & Rhode Island
Wednesday, July 27 – Homesteading Sites Tour
Thursday, July 28 – Homesteading Sites Tour
Friday, July 29 – PLACE for Sustainable Living
Saturday, July 30 – Celebration at TBA

Schedule and Course Outline

Times: Monday to Friday, 10am – 6pm, Saturdays (optional hands-on activities), 12pm – 5pm

Day 1
• Introductions and Course Description
• Philosophy and Underlying Assumptions
• Ethics
• Introduction of Design Projects

Day 2
• Concepts and Themes in Design
• Permaculture Principles
• Permaculture in urban environments
• Permaculture as Accounting (DM 1.2)
• Design Process Model

Day 3
• Design Methods
• Design Projects

Day 4
• Pattern Understanding

Day 5
• Climate
• Design Tools

* Aloha Friday – End of Class Friday (6-8pm)
** Optional Site(s) Tour and Hands-on Activities, Saturday (12-5pm)

Day 6
• Trees
• Perennial Agriculture

Day 7
• Water
• Strategies for Urban Permaculture Emergency Response (S.U.P.E.R.), Part One

Day 8
• Soils
• Strategies for Urban Permaculture Emergency Response (S.U.P.E.R.), Part Two

Day 9
• Earthworks
• Housing and Structures
• Aquaculture
• Energy
• Human Settlement Design
• Natural Building

Day 10
• Strategies for an Alternative Global Nation
• Design Presentations
• Feedback & Review
• Where do we go from here?


* Aloha Friday – End of Class Friday (6-8pm)
** Optional Site(s) Tour Hands-on Activities, Saturday (12-5pm)

Details

Date:
July 15, 2016
Time:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm