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Vocational Courses

Our craft courses, vocational apprenticeships and trainings offer practical and hands-on skills for life and work using the learning-by-doing model of Schumacher College.

Schumacher Practical Residency in Sustainable Horticulture 2017

Full-time for 6 months practical residency involving gardening and a mixture of lectures, seminars, laboratory practical activities and site visits. On successful completion of the apprenticeship you will gain a Schumacher College Award and gain a Permaculture Design Certificate (awarded by the Permaculture Association.

Call of the Wild 2016

01/04/2016 to 14/11/2016

A year long foundation course in outdoor education leadership with WildWise in association with Schumacher College. Located at Schumacher College, the Dartington Hall Estate, Dartmoor and the surrounding countryside including the River Dart, The Call of the Wild offers an extraordinary syllabus to anyone open to spending time in nature, and our job as environmental educators is to cultivate this ‘nature connection’ in helpful and meaningful ways. THIS COURSE IS FULL, HOWEVER WE ENCOURAGE YOU TO SIGN UP TO THE WAITING LIST.  Read More...

This course is full.

Crafted At Dartington

Come and try out our brilliant new craft courses and events at The Chicken Shed Studio at Schumacher College and Dartington. Choose from a diverse range of courses from spoon making to building a tiny home; brewing beer to dressmaking; cheesemaking to kiln building.