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Permaculture Design Certificate 2019

The Deanery Project

Friday, 5 April 2019 at 6:30 PM - Friday, 8 November 2019 at 10:00 PM (ADT)

Permaculture Design Certificate 2019

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Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee HST Quantity
Full PDC (all six modules)
Purchase of the Full PDC enables one to graduate with a Permaculture Design Certificate, on completion of requisite course content.
14 Nov 2019 $1,500.00 $53.49 $233.02
Module #1 Permaculture Intro Apr 5-7 Ended $300.00 $11.49 $46.72
Module #2 Soils & Plants May 3-5 Ended $300.00 $11.49 $46.72
Module #3 Water, June 14-16 Ended $300.00 $11.49 $46.72
Module #4 Natural Building, Sept 20-22 19 Sep 2019 $300.00 $11.49 $46.72
Module #5 Climate Change, Oct 18-20 17 Oct 2019 $300.00 $11.49 $46.72
Module #6 Design Project Nov 15-17 14 Nov 2019 $300.00 $11.49 $46.72

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Are you Interested in energy, soils, plants, water, natural building and communities? Do you want to learn sustainable approaches to reduce environmental impact?

If the answer to these questions is yes, join Permaculture Design Educator, Charles Williams to explore how permaculture can provide practical, hands-on solutions to address both local and global issues.
The internationally recognized Permaculture Design Certificate (PDC) is a combination of hands-on and theoretical learning. It includes in-depth permaculture theory, design methodology, practical exercises, and group projects. Course content was developed by Bill Mollison in the 1970s, and is regarded as the standard in permaculture education, recognized and respected worldwide.
The PDC is being offered through the Deanery Project in six weekend modules, spread over eight months from April to November. In order to make PDC course content available to as many people as possible, we are offering the opportunity to register for the full program or for individual modules.
NOTE: To earn the Permaculture Design Certificate, you must complete all modules and associated deliverables.
COST:
Full PDC (6 modules) - $1500 + HST - Individual modules - $300 + HST.
Prices include meals and dormitory or camping accommodation as well as instruction. There are Bed & Breakfast options nearby. A complete course package will be sent upon registration.
PAYMENT OPTIONS
A limited number of work trade positions are available for the full PDC and for individual modules.Payment schedules can also be arranged on an individual basis.For more information or to apply for a work-trade option or payment schedule, contact Kim at 902-845-1888 or thedeaneryproject@gmail.com
SCHEDULE & CONTENT
Each module will happen over three days. Times are approximate. More details will be included in your registration package. Fri - 6:00 - 9:00 pm - Sat - 9:00 am - 9:00 pm - Sun - 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Here is an overview of the PDC modules:
Module #1 April 5-7: Introduction to Permaculture
Tools for understaning the landscape; Indigenous wisdom and science
Module #2 May 3-5: Tending the Soils and Plants
Building and healing soils; Planting, propagating and pruning; Restoring degraded landscapes
Module #3 June 14-16: Managing Water
Rain gardens, ponds and swales; Erosion, drought and storms; Healing toxic waters
Module #4 September 20-22: Natural Building Techniques
Hands-on building - Straw bale, cob, hempcrete, thatch, light straw clay, rocket stoves
Module #5 October 18-20: Confronting Climate Change
Urban and rural strategies; Role of animals; Alternative economics
Module #6 November 15-17: Design Projects and Wrap Up
How to apply permaculture to building healthy groups; Design presentations 
If you have any additional questions, contact us directly:
Phone: 902-845-1888
Have questions about Permaculture Design Certificate 2019 ? Contact The Deanery Project

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The Deanery Project
751 West Ship Harbour Road
Lower Ship Harbour, NS B0J 1Y0
Canada

Friday, 5 April 2019 at 6:30 PM - Friday, 8 November 2019 at 10:00 PM (ADT)


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The Deanery Project

The Deanery Project is a not-for-profit organization with a focus on the environment, youth and community, natural building, and the arts.  We are open year round offering programs and projects connected to a wide variety of learning, recreational, and research opportunities, especially those related to energy, forests, health, active transportation and rural living.

The Deanery Project is located on a beautiful 25-acre ocean-front property just 65 km east of Halifax, in Lower Ship Harbour on the Eastern Shore of Nova Scotia.   Our facilities include a spacious community hall; a commercial kitchen; dorm-style accommodations; unique outdoor classrooms, and diverse camping, hiking and bicycling trails. The property extends to the shoreline of Ship Harbour providing water access to the protected wilderness areas of Ship Harbour Long Lake, Tangier Grand and the 100 Wild Islands.

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