The Permaculture Design Certificate course (PDC) is an international standard in Permaculture training. It is a wide-lens introductory course that leads to further study/training and/or specialisation in any one area of Permaculture.
This PDC course is delivered by Hannah Mole of Earthcare Permaculture Design together with guest tutors from, and site visits to, expert practitioners in each of the fields.
This course is being offered as an alternative to the typical 2-week residential format. It is designed to be hyper-local in order to provide an accessible route into Permaculture Design for people who
This is a unique opportunity to complete a Permaculture Design Certificate course in the workplace, with teaching and mentoring from an experienced Permaculture design practitioner, in a one-to-one and small group (max 12 participants) setting.
This PDC course is structured around real-life in-progress design projects. The course curriculum is delivered in an applied setting together with reflective assignments, and one independent design project undertaken by each participant.
This PDC course runs one weekend per month from February – October 2024.
The required participant commitment over the 8 months is:
Certification is awarded on completion of these commitments within the 8-month time frame.