Certificate III in Permaculture (AHC33816)

05/02/2019 - 18/09/2019 @ 9:00 am

Byron Centre For Permaculture, Crn Burringbar and Gordon Street, Mullumbimby, New South Wales

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Date/Time 05/02/2019 - 18/09/2019 @ 9:00 am

Location Byron Centre For Permaculture



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Go to www.byroncollege.org.au/course/Cert3Perm3


Byron Centre for Permaculture offers the opportunity to immerse yourself in sustainable living in Byron Shire, the green heart of the North Coast. Make like-minded friends as you get the practical experience and confidence you need to transition your life and the lives of others towards a better future.

Certificate III in Permaculture is the “trade equivalent” qualification from the Accredited Permaculture Training Package that prepares you to operate in a skilled and independent manner developing and operating permaculture systems.

You Will Learn

  • Permaculture Principles and ethics
  • Integrated plant and animal systems
  • Seed saving and propagation
  • Establishment of urban permaculture systems
  • Planning and design of food forests and orchards
  • Building and installation of permaculture structures
  • Crop planning, maintenance, harvesting and cooking
  • Installation and maintenance of permaculture water systems
  • Plant pest and disease management
  • Landscape and map interpretation
  • Soil health and soil types
  • Composting

Course Fees

  • Smart & Skilled Scholarship: $0
  • Smart & Skilled Concession: $240
  • Smart & Skilled Full Fee: $880
  • Standard Concession fee: $4,100
  • Standard Full fee: $4,300

This course is Austudy Approved. Full time workload would be 22 hours per week for 29 weeks.

Smart and Skilled funded places may be available for these qualifications – please call the college for more information on 02 6684 3374. This training is subsidised by the NSW Government.