Permaculture Design at the Northern School

Northern School Permaculture sets aims

Our main purpose at the Northern School is to provide quality training and effective propagation of Permaculture Design. When you come on our courses, we aim to provide you with the necessary skills in a flexible way:

  • a focus on creative thinking and problem-solving (no technical background required) 
  • teaching from skilled design practitioners experienced tutors who are ready to provide you with advice and guidance to help with your own projects 
  • straightforward "northern" hospitality 
  • no compulsory activities - "opt outs" always available and there's no written "homework"  (we have freedom from State-sponsored Education) 
  • continuous access to a library of on-line handouts together with materials on removable media
  • discounts on permaculture books (including "Permaculture: A Designers' Manual") and related items 
  • no "missing out" - access to modules on our other design courses 
  • flexible and affordable payment terms

You can read more about our Education and Training Policy.