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About the PSC

[Applications for the 2022-23 Practical Sustainability Course will open January 2022]

Immerse yourself in an in-depth, hands-on and dynamic learning experience. 

The course covers a wide variety of modules including Permaculture Design, Soil and Ecology, Organic Horticulture, Green Energy, Group Dynamics, Creating Change, Woodland Management, Green Building, Re-localisation and Community Engagement.

The year is packed with information, difficult questions, innovative solutions, bold ideas, collaborative experiences and personal challenges. The curriculum is taught through workshops, talks, activities, field trips, design projects, discussions and group work by tutors actively engaged with their subject. 

Please read the Essential Information before completing the booking form. You’ll find details of costs, dates and hours, course structure, accessibility and other information.

An Open Day will be organised for April 2022 , where we will give a short presentation, answer questions about the course and allow plenty of time for informal discussion with past students; to get their views on the course.

The Course Curriculum outlines the modules and activities and the Tutor Biographies tell you all about our tutors’ experience and approach.

Check out the Gallery for pictures of course activities. 

From January 2022 please contact us with any questions about the course. We’re very happy to talk via phone or email about your application.