PDC Permaculture Design Course on S.miguel Island - Azores - Portugal Feb 2019

Full Permaculture Design Course (PDC)
Summary information

The New School Permaculture PDC is centred on the needs of the student.So you get what you need.
This course is presented by creative non formal education methods, that are based on creating a bridge between the right and left side of the brain, so that the analytical and creative abilities of the students get fully stimulated and get the most out of the experience...for many people is the most empowering and inspiring transformative process of their lives...and they carry this with them everywere they go....and thats our goal.

The course follows a set syllabus and leads to the internationally recognised Permaculture Design Certificate.

Taught by Helder Valente of the New School Permaculture. Helder studied and worked with Bill Mollison, Sepp Holzer, Doug Bullock, Rosemary Morrow, Darren dougherty, Ernst Gotsh and others, and is now teaching all over the world, he started in 2009 teaching permaculture to students at the agriculture university and since then learning and teaching on many different climates. While living in the city he dedicated 3 years on developing a urban permaculture project in the center of Lisbon and co created the Portuguese Permaculture Institute. That's how it all started. Helder never stopped and this last months spent his time working with Quechua farmers in the Andes and designing projects in the Amazon jungle.

This course will be in the beautiful subtropical island of S Miguel in the Azores islands.This island has amazing microclimates, you can fin plants of cold climates like chestnuts to tropical fruits like pineaples growing verry close to eachother.

Booking and further information
Telephone number: 
924361493
Contact Details: 
Cost: 
450 Eur early bird till 31 December 2018
Contact name: 
Helder Valente
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Dates and times
11 February 2019 to 20 February 2019
Teachers
Helder Valente
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Apprentice Teachers
Teacher apprentices: 
This course is open to offers from apprentice teachers wishing to gain teaching experience.