Introduction to Permaculture

permaculture course spain

Join Ras for a unique permaculture consultation and design workshop. This workshop will give you first hand insights to his best practices and work principles in action. We will take you through each stage of the design and consultation process from the observation and conceptual stages, through to final the design and presentation to the client. This workshop is intended to help springboard permaculture practitioners to become a confident permaculture consultant.

450,00€

What You Will Learn

– Site Observation Skills

– Site Assessment Process

– Design Evolution Process

– Geoff Lawton’s Work Methodology


WORKSHOP OUTLINE

OBSERVATION

A walk through the site to develop a full assessment of the potential.

RESEARCH

Gathering information on weather, water, soils, local and appropriate domestic species, access, structural positions, slope, orientation, zoning and sectors.

OFFERING OPTIONS

Presentation of options to the client from the minimum to the maximum.

ZONING & SECTORS

Defining areas of use both hardware and software.

COMPONENTS

Listing component options their function, use, connectivity and positioning.

PATTERN OPTIONS

Offer the design patterning options.

INFRASTRUCTURE

Built infrastructure and technology possibilities.

LAYOUT

Lay out the main frame design signed off by the client.

SURVEY

Survey and design the site in detail with easy for anyone to understand technology.

DESIGN STYLES

Design presentation style options demonstrated for students to choose their own style.

STRATEGY

Lay out the strategic approach to the implementation of the design with specific milestones.

PLANNING

Plan the next workshop for the commencement of the implementation process.