Montréal – This PDC follows the permaculture design curriculum established by Bill Mollison, and is internationally recognized as the standard in this field. Obtain your internationally recognized permaculture certificate, this spring the PDC is conveniently offered on weekends in Montréal!
During his course, we will observe and follow the natural principles that drive ecological systems. We will learn, through both theory and practice, how to integrate these principles in designing our lives, homes, lands, and communities. We will focus on community and social development by sponsoring locals and farmers alike.
This PDC will be held this spring in Montréal, it is a part-time program running on weekends (Saturdays and Sundays, every third weekend off). Upon completion of this course, you will be certified to practice permaculture as a designer in any climate zone and you will learn the fundamental techniques to begin integrating permaculture principles into your career, life and future endeavours.
Introduction, ethics, principles
Concepts, methods and themes in design
Observation of systems and pattern recognition
Climates and micro-climates
Trees and their energy transactions
Humid cool climates
Aquaculture, aquaponics and mariculture
Alternative strategies for a global nation.