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June 2017
$3200

Sustainable Shelter Series

June 4 @ 4:00 am - July 22 @ 5:00 pm

The Sustainable Shelter Series is a seven week course designed to empower participants with the ability to build and/or renovate their own home using simple techniques and locally-sourced, non-toxic materials.  During this course we will start from the ground and move up teaching the art/science of natural building and green design.  You can take this course as a whole or choose week by week depending on your interests. The course is taught by a TEAM of Pacific Northwest natural builders with years…

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August 2017

6 Week Permaculture Design Course and Sustainable Living Immersion

August 6 - September 16
Aprovecho,
80574 Hazelton Rd.
Cottage Grove, 97424
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Aprovecho’s Sustainable Living Skills Immersion is the oldest program of its kind in the Northwest and includes hands on training in appropriate technology, sustainable forestry, natural building, water harvesting, and sustainable agriculture. The Permaculture Design curriculum is woven throughout the program, leaving students with a framework for integrating the learned strategies and techniques into cohesive designs for sustainable human settlement.

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September 2017

Permaculture Practicum in Water and Forestry Systems

September 24 - November 11
Aprovecho,
80574 Hazelton Rd.
Cottage Grove, 97424
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This course is designed for farmers, landowners, contractors, and students seeking to deepen their on-the-ground experience in planning and implementing regenerative forestry and water systems in the context holistic homestead and farm-scale projects. This program embeds students within three integrated focus areas: agroforestry and perennial food systems, timber based forest management, and water harvesting.  Projects will include construction of ponds and other earthworks, land survey and map making, indoor and outdoor aquaculture, keyline system survey and implementation, food forestry, timber…

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