Mon 5th - Fri 9th Nov 2018
Tutor: Ben Law
Refreshments and meals included
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09:30 09:30 08:30 08:30 09:00
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ABOUT THE COURSE
This is a fascinating 5-day Sustainable Woodland Management course which details and demonstrates all the techniques you would need to sustainably steward a woodland. Aimed at all woodland managers, from novice buyers to professionals looking to broaden their knowledge, the course looks at woodland management skills and biodiversity conservation through both practical and theoretical sessions.
As an added bonus, the course is split between two unique sites: the Sustainability Centre in Hampshire's stunning South Downs, and Ben Law's Prickly Nut Woods nearby. This enables participants to immerse themselves in different woodland settings and learn how to apply techniques across woodland types. The course covers:
THE COURSE WILL GIVE PARTICIPANTS
WHO IS THIS COURSE SUITABLE FOR?
Suitable for those planning to or currently managing a woodland, beginners and professionals.
WHAT TO BRING/WEAR
ABOUT THE TUTOR
Ben Law lives and works at Prickly Nut Woods in West Sussex, where apart from making a living from coppicing, he trains apprentices and runs courses on sustainable woodland management, ecobuilding and permaculture design.
Ben is author of 'The Woodland Way, a permaculture approach to sustainable woodland management' and 'The Woodland House', which charts the building of his unique cruck framed home in the woods. The building of his house was filmed for Channel 4's Grand Designs programme and proved to be the most popular program of the series.
RESERVE A COURSE PLACE WITH A DEPOSIT
For this course, we will accept a £75 non-refundable booking deposit per place and the final balance is due no later than two weeks before the course date.
To reserve a course place with a deposit, please contact the Courses Team - email email@example.com or call 01730 823166.
"A very enjoyable and relaxed course which provides excellent value for money."
"Ben has been an incredibly insightful, approachable and resourceful course tutor. Very knowledgeable and totally inspiring."