Courses

Courses starting in 2017

Living Smart courses are set to run in Terms 1 & 2 in Perth and Adelaide. See WA courses in Cockburn and South Perth listed so far, a course within a summer semester unit at Murdoch University (see here) and many in the planning for Adelaide – if you want to register your interest for an upcoming course, email here. Details will be posted up as soon as they become available.

South Perth Living Smart Course Term 1, 2017

Course Description:

Have you wondered how you can make your life more sustainable? Do you want to respond positively to issues like climate change? Do you want to meet people who care about the earth like you do?   Then Living Smart is for you!

This 7-week course (plus an additional field trip) will inspire you to make sustainable changes in your own home with your family. The course is designed with the needs of participants in mind and includes topic such as Waste, Living Simply, Power, Water, Gardening . . . and more. This course is generously hosted by City of South Perth and facilitated by Shani Graham and Tim Darby, the most experienced Living Smart facilitators in Australia.

The cost for this course is $80 which includes Living Smart membership. Concession price ($40) available for eligible card holders. For more information call Shani on 0417 941 991 or email her ecoburbia@gmail.com

Date: 08/02/2017 - 22/03/2017 (7 Weeks)

Time: 06:00 pm - 08:30 pm

Where: City of South Perth Civic Centre, Cnr Sandgate St & South Tce, South Perth, WA

Price: A$80.00

Enquiries: Shani Graham (Email)

Term 2: Cockburn Living Smart in Success

Course Description:

Have you wondered how you can make your life more sustainable? Do you want to respond positively to issues like climate change? Do you want to meet people who care about the earth like you do?

Living Smart is a 7-week course (plus an additional field trip) that will inspire you to make sustainable changes in your own home with your family. The course is designed with the needs of participants in mind and includes topic such as Waste, Living Simply, Power, Water, Gardening . . . and more. This course is brought to you by City of Cockburn and facilitated by Shani Graham and Tim Darby, the most experienced Living Smart facilitators in Australia.

Date: 13/05/2017 - 24/06/2017 (7 Weeks)

Time: 10:00 am - 12:30 pm

Where: Success Library, 11 Wentworth Parade, Success, WA, 6164, Australia

Price: A$80.00

Enquiries: Shani Graham (Email)

Also get a taste of Living Smart in a stand-alone workshop in Term 1, Saturday March 18th 10am -12:30 Register here.

Enrolment links for other new 2017 courses coming soon.

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Upcoming FACILITATOR TRAINING in 2017:

We haven’t set new training dates yet, but if you’re interested contact trainers Ecoburbia with any queries or to express interest in training next year.

Award winning educators, Shani Graham and Tim Darby, from Ecoburbia, deliver a two-day LS facilitator training over two Sundays. The course costs $220, plus a shared lunch.

On Day One we will look at the skills and information needed to facilitate Living Smart. Day Two will involve sharing ideas and activities for your course, before looking at the essential policy requirements.