Permaculture Teacher Training

Permaculture Teacher Training-Fall 2016

Have you ever felt challenged by attempting to sum up permaculture into a 30 second ‘elevator speech?’ What about a thirty minute talk? One hour? It seems like the longer you have to talk about permaculture the easier it gets. Perhaps that is because permaculture covers such a wide variety of disciplines and subjects that the elevator speech just can’t do it justice?

Yet, try keeping that up for a full 72-hour PDC and, it doesn’t matter how many subjects you are able to cover, how knowledgeable you are, or how much depth you are able to go into on any particular topic, if all you do is talk you’ll have lost the audience, and with it the opportunity to inspire, before you’ve even begun to get to those really valuable edges. True teaching, in any subject, and the ability to get the information to stick inside of our students’ heads requires you to be an entertainer, not just a regurgitator of facts.

Teaching permaculture should never be a chore for either the student or the teacher. This 7-day Teacher Training Course has been specifically designed to equip you with the tools to make teaching Permaculture Design fun and inspirational for both you and your students.

COURSE DATES: October 31-November 6, 2016

In this course you’ll learn:

-How to design a PDC curriculum that is fun and interactive

-How to engage your audience and teach for retention

-The dynamics of daily course flow

-Interactive activities and energizers

-To become comfortable speaking and teaching in front of a group

-Facilitation strategies for all learning types

-Course financing & organization

-Much more!


Our Fall 2016 Permaculture Teacher Training course is currently open for registration and is scheduled for October 31-November 6, 2016. We are capping the course at 15 participants to create a cohesive atmosphere for all in attendance.

You must have completed a Permaculture Design Course before registering. Your permaculture design certificate is not required to be completed through APG. If you have a special request to attend with out your permaculture design certification please email Taelor at to share your personal experiences with permaculture and discuss your options.

Tuition is set as sliding scale, with the tuition ranging from $550-$850.

To register and for more info click the link below.

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