Instructors: Adam Brock, Jerome Osentowski & Kelly Simmons
June 15th – 26th, 2015
Course Overview: The CRMPI Permaculture Design Certification Course is designed to give the participant an understanding of the essential elements and ideas of permaculture so that they can better design and engineer sustainable systems, including forest gardens, greenhouses, and other permaculture endeavors.
Study permaculture with a world renowned group of teachers who imbue their work with rich depths of life wisdom. Experience one of the finest permaculture demonstrations in North America. Thirty years of organic cultivation, state of the art, low energy use greenhouses, mature forest gardens, rain water catchment, composting toilets, passive and active solar and small animal husbandry are all on display along with vigorous and healthy poly-culture systems all at 7200′ elevation. Camping in the fresh mountain air and delicious organic food are included.

CRMPI is located just 2.5 miles from downtown Basalt, Colorado.
•Tuition is $1,775 and requires a non-refundable $300 deposit to reserve your spot!
•Meals, camping, and all curriculum materials will be provided


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2015 Curriculum

Designing & Managing Greenhouses
Creating Forest Gardens
Integrating Aquaponics
Integrating Greywater

for the second year, we are offering three immersion intensives in our unique Permaculture Academy: a 3-week, 3-course, in-depth training in key elements of permaculture practice:

  • July 10-13: Designing and Managing High-Altitude/Low Energy Use Greenhouses (4 days)
  • July 14-17 Creating Forest Gardens (4 days)
  • July 18-21 Integrating Aquaponics (2 days) and  Greywater (2 days)

This is one of the most in-depth Permaculture Programs currently offered anywhere, taught by leading professionals in the field. It’s designed to shorten the introductory learning curve and send you out with the working, practical knowledge you need to start putting permaculture into practice.

Send a deposit or full payment by cash or check today to:

PO Box 631
Basalt, CO 81621

Please include your name, mailing address, email address and which course you are registering for. We will send a “Permaculture Playbook” and further details in the mail prior to the course.

Questions? Call Jerome directly at 970-927-4158, or email




5 thoughts on “Courses

  • August 26, 2014 at 8:10 pm

    please send updates on next years programs, etc

  • September 21, 2014 at 5:42 pm

    Hi, please add me to the email list, I’d like to participate next year.

  • September 25, 2014 at 2:32 pm

    Will you be doing any weekend workshops this or next year? I thought there had been one scheduled for October.


  • October 3, 2014 at 10:06 am

    Why does this website show a tuition price of $1775 at the top of the page… and $2200 at the bottom?

  • December 1, 2014 at 3:04 pm

    What are the dates for module 1?

    Thank you.

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