Byron College is a
registered training organisation offering this certificate with the support of
Djanbung Gardens Permaculture College, Byron Herb Nursery and Mullumbimby
The Certificate III
provides trade equivalent skills training in permaculture, preparing you to
operate in a skilled and independent manner developing and operating
principles can be applied to any environment, at any scale from dense urban
settlements to individual homes, from farms to entire regions. Permaculture
aims to create stable, productive systems that provide for human needs,
harmoniously integrating land with inhabitants.
processes of plants, animals, their nutrient cycles, climatic factors and
weather cycles are all part of permaculture. In a Permaculture system, work is
minimised, “waste” become resources, productivity and yields increase, and
environments are restored. Byron College offers the opportunity to immerse
yourself in the permaculture lifestyle, providing a balance of theory and
active experience on permaculture farms both urban and rural.