Training Directory: Horticulture and Small Holding Short Courses

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Horticulture and Small Holding  - Short Training Courses


Practical and theoretical training in gardening, permaculture and small holding.  Everything from winter pruning of fruit trees to housing your hens.

22/01/2022 Permaculture for Gardens and Allotments 2 Days

Leicester, Seed of the Forest 07890587611

Two day practical introduction to small scale Permaculture with optional free online design workshop at 7pm on Thursday Feb 3rd. We will cover the ethics and principles of gardening in harmony with nature and visit sites around Leicester to deepen our understanding and develop our design skills.

Cost £120, £60 concession

29/01/2022 Permaculture Introduction 2 Days

Glasgow, Lusi Alderslowe 07787376475

Permaculture is a design system based on ethics and principles deduced from observing nature. During the course you will find out more about the ethics and principles and how they are applied in nature and in a garden, and see some other examples of their application.

Cost £Sliding scale: £130/£110/£77/£43

Ad Hoc Ground Preparation for Woodland Creation

Online, Cumbria Woodlands

A comprehensive ground preparation course that will show you how to deliver a UKFS compliant scheme. Course resources will be released each Monday for delegates to work through. These will be supported by online discussion. Course Modules: What is ground preparation?; Site conditions & tree growth; Environmental guidance & legislation; ground preparation techniques; Matching ground preparation to the site; Case study reflections. The course is open and relevant to all involved or interested in tree planting (not limited to Cumbria). Available in March 2021 only!

If you are interested in any of the courses detailed please contact ONLY the person, centre, telephone number or email address and remember to mention that you saw the listing in CJS Training Directory. For all courses assume that booking is required and a fee may be applicable.

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