Category Archives: Permaculture Design Course

Advanced Permaculture Course in Teacher Training, March 5-10, 2017

From Peter Bane: Advanced Permaculture Course in Teacher Training March 5-10, 2017 Peter Bane, Rhonda Baird, Karryn Olson-Ramanujan Ann Arbor, Michigan Earth Repair and People Care grow from the work of permaculture teachers and designers. The power of holistic problem-solving is all around us but seen by few. Learn to cultivate in yourself and others… Read More »

Pikes Peak Permaculture Design Course kicks off this weekend, June 2016!

From Pikes Peak Permaculture: This two-week PDC hosted by Pikes Peak Permaculture with instruction by Peter Bane, Marco Chung-Shu Lam, Becky Elder and Sandy Cruz is taking place June 18-July 2, 2016, at the foot of the Sangre De Cristo Mountains near Westcliffe, CO, on a private off-grid ranch. Something extra special for current permaculture… Read More »

Southwest Institute for Resilience Permaculture Design Course, July 31- August 13, 2016

Southwest Institute for Resilience 7th Annual PDC: Permadynamics! A marriage of permaculture, biodynamics with a splash of holistic management.  New tools in the toolbox for a resilient future. When: July 31st through August 13th, 2016.  Residential class with camping space and food provided as well. Instruction from Kris Holstrom, Wind Clearwater and Pat Frazier (with… Read More »

Sunrise Ranch Permaculture Design Course, July 2016

From Avery Ellis of the 2016 Sunrise Ranch PDC: Sunrise Ranch Permaculture Design Course, 4th of July week 2016 Location: 100 Sunrise Ranch Rd, Loveland, CO 80538 Dates: July 1-12, 2016 Tuition: $1150 before June 15 Accommodations & Camping available on site For more information and to register, go to Or contact Patrick Padden… Read More »

Permaculture Teaching Training Course and Mentorship Program for Colorado in early 2017

From Sandy Cruz of High Altitude Permaculture: Dates Weekends: January 28-29, February 11-12 and June 17-18, 2017 Plus three days at spring events Location Various venues along the Front Range and in South Colorado Description Regionally-based 6-month program for Permaculture Teacher’s Certification, providing classroom work, support and opportunities to present at public events with experienced… Read More »

Local Mike Wird to co-lead PDC in Dominica, March 6-20, 2016. Registration open now!

Know any locals who are looking for a PDC in a beautiful destination?  Shake off the snow and complete your PDC in Dominica! Mike Wird of Boulder/Denver and Papillon Ribier will co-lead a two-week intensive permaculture design course in Dominica in March, 2016, with guest instructors local to the island.  Check out course details below. … Read More »

Rockies Edge Permaculture Design Course 2015: Final Weekend!

This past weekend, Rockies Edge Permaculture wrapped up their 2015 7-month Permaculture Design Course with design presentations and an open house.  Designs were presented by six groups, with design sites at two local farms, two local schools, and a Boulder city park.  Participants were inventive with use of media, seamlessly displaying everything from hand-drawn maps… Read More »

Denver PDC kicks off fifth annual course

The Denver Permaculture Design Course kicked off its fifth annual course last weekend at Woodbine Ecology Center.  Course facilitators include Adam Brock, Jason Gerhardt, Kelly Simmons, Isabel Sanchez, and Creighton Hofeditz.  The course runs one weekend a month starting in October and ending in April.  Learn more about the Denver PDC at

Integrated Social & Ecological Design Course, 5/29/15-6/7/15, Woodbine Ecology Center

From Woodbine Ecology Center: Integrated Social & Ecological Design Date: Fri, 05/29/2015 – 6:00pm – Sun, 06/07/2015 – 3:00pm Study integrated social and ecological design with some of the foremost instructors and practitioners in social and ecological design and permaculture. To save the planet we may need to turn it into an edible and socially… Read More »

Permaculture Design Course at CU Boulder, May 11-29, 2015, Open to Public

From Jason Gerhardt of Real Earth Design: I wanted to let you all know about the CU Permaculture Design Course coming up. This is also offered to the public so if you know anyone looking to delve deep into permaculture on the Front Range it will be a fantastic option. The flyer is attached below… Read More »