Permaculture Teacher Training – June 2019

with Robina McCurdy & Finn Mackesy

North Island, NZ

26-30 June 2019

A five-day intensive workshop that will empower you to teach permaculture effectively.

Robina and Finn are passionate about teaching pedagogy, permaculture education and curriculum and are excited to present this five-day workshop focused on empowering participants to teach permaculture effectively.

They have worked together on a range of projects for over a decade and provide complementary teaching and facilitation styles and approaches to permaculture education.


This 5-day, non-residential workshop will embody permaculture ethics and principles, and focus equally on quality of delivery, facilitation skills and deep content knowledge. Join us for a practical professional development training to gain more confidence in facilitating dynamic and transformational learning experiences, creatively and effectively delivering content and to continue your journey in permaculture and positive-change education.

General topics:

  • Building Learning Community
  • Effective Pedagogy
  • Patterns of Learning
  • Teaching for Information & Transformation
  • Goal Setting for Learning Outcomes
  • Curriculum Design
  • Scene Setting & Logistic Coordination
  • Working as a Teaching Team
  • Budgeting
  • Marketing
  • Programme Formats
  • Mentorship
  • Next Steps in your Teaching Journey


Venue: Tauranga, North Island, New Zealand

Course Times: 26-30 June 2019

Cost: $720, incl all tutoring, course material, lunches and dinners. (Note: Accommodation and breakfasts are not included and need to be organised by you.)

Course prerequisites: Permaculture Design Certificate preferable. Otherwise extensive experience in any of the following: community development (of various forms), environmental education, sustainability education, agro-ecological/organic food production.

For more information visit:

To register please email Inna: