2-Week Intensive: August 12-24 2021
Join Boulder Permaculture for its 6th annual Permaculture Design Course. In this professional course, which offers more than 100-hours of experiential learning, participants will explore new ideas for creating household resiliency, designs for reducing ecological footprint, and patterns for local economies while having outrageous fun.
Cultivate a Resilient Future
Calling High School Juniors and Seniors! Do you have a passion for the environment? For ecology? A curiosity about landscape design? Or human design? Do you like getting your hands dirty? Do you want to learn more about sustainably growing food? Would you like to spend more time in 2021 learning practical, earth-based skills that you can add to your resume and take with you after high school to cultivate a more resilient future? For the first time ever, we are offering a high school level permaculture design course–through the seasons, designed around the school year.
Introductory & Skills Based
Stay tuned for our 2021 workshop and introductory class series! Join former PDC students for introductory courses and to dive into hands-on techniques for building a more resilient future.
COURSE TOPICS INCLUDE:
Ecological Design Methodologies & Integrated Systems
Growing Food in Small Spaces
Patterns & Invisible Structures
Natural Building Techniques
Aquaculture & Aquaponics Systems
Raising Animals in Small Systems
Community Building & Appropriate Technologies
Cold Season Growing & Solar Greenhouse Design
Water Catchment & Rainwater Harvesting
Food Forest & Companion Planting
Preserving the Harvest
Secrets of Building Healthy Soil
Ecological Waste Management Systems
Urban & Suburban Permaculture