Below you find mostly power point presentations that cover a large majority of the core curriculum of a Permaculture Design Course. These presentations are also embedded in the Comprehensive Outline section of this site which includes learning goals, logistics, and curriculum for each section.

Introduction to Permaculture

Permaculture Workshop: An Ethical Dilemma

Permaculture Principles

Introduction to Ecosystems

Introduction to Design Process: Base, Sector, and Zone Mapping

Soil and Soil Building Strategies 101

Introduction to Water and Water Management Strategies


Climate, Microclimate and Landform

A Pithy Primer on Plants

Design With Animals

Notes on Design for Waste

Design For Waste Power Point

Design For Flood