Courses

Courses starting in 2017

Living Smart courses are set to run in Terms 1 & 2 in Perth, Busselton, Margaret River and Adelaide and Mt Lofty Ranges.

South Australian courses in Term 2

in partnership with Adelaide and Mt Lofty Range Natural Resources

Charles Sturt: from Monday 8th May 6 – 8:30pm at Brocas Warehouse. Register

Mitcham: from Tuesday 2nd May 6:30 -9pm in Hawthorn Register

Holdfast Bay & Marion: from Tuesday 2nd May in Glandore. Register with facilitator email

Unley from Tuesday 16th May in Fullerton, Register here

West Australian courses coming up

Get a Taste of Living Smart – a single session at South Fremantle’s The Meeting Place on April 5th Register here

Vic Park Living Smart Term 2

Course Description:
Living Smart is returning to the Town of Victoria Park on Thursday 20th April!

Want to meet more people in your community? Learn new skills? Lighten your impact on the environment? Get rid of some clutter? Reduce your waste and slim your bin? Find out how to grow fresh, flavoursome food? Understand your power and water bills? Find practical ways to live a healthier lifestyle? Join the Living Smart course!

The Living Smart course runs for 7 weeks on Thursday evenings from 6.30pm until 9pm, beginning on Thursday 20th April 2017.

Date: 20/04/2017 - 01/06/2017 (7 Weeks)

Time: 06:30 pm - 09:00 pm

Where: Town of Vic Park Council Admin building, 99 Shepperton Road, Victoria Park, WA

Price: A$80.00

Enquiries: Lindsay Miles (Email)

South Fremantle Living Smart course Term 2

Course Description:

Want to meet more people in your community? Learn new skills? Lighten your impact on the environment? Get rid of some clutter? Reduce your waste and slim your bin? Find out how to grow fresh, flavoursome food? Understand your power and water bills? Find practical ways to live a healthier lifestyle? Join the Living Smart course!

THIS IS A SEVEN WEEK COURSE.  Spaces are limited and allocated on a first come, first served basis so book early to avoid disappointment!

Brought to you by Living Smart, The City of Fremantle and Shani Graham / Tim Darby from Ecoburbia. The Living Smart program is coordinated by Be Living Smart inc.

Date: 26/04/2017 - 07/06/2017 (7 Weeks)

Time: 06:30 pm - 09:00 pm

Where: The Meeting Place, 245 South Tce, South Fremantle, WA, 6162

Price: A$80.00

Enquiries: Shani Graham (Email)

Busselton Living Smart course Term 2

Course Description:

Are you interested in reducing your power, water and recycling more? Do you want to learn practical ways to live a healthier lifestyle, grow your own vegetables or start composting? Get inspired and come along and meet new people. Join the 2017 Busselton Living Smart course!

Starts:                  Tuesday 2nd May -6th June

Duration:            6 weeks (plus field trip)

Facilitator:          Laura Bailey, experienced educator and facilitator of 5 Living Smart courses

This is an interactive course, with hands on practical activities. Throughout the course you will meet inspirational guest speakers who will share their Living Smart journey.

Enquiries at the City of Busselton contact Angeline Dewson: 9781 0474.

Date: 02/05/2017 - 06/06/2017 (6 Weeks)

Time: 04:30 pm - 07:00 pm

Where: Busselton Community Resource Centre, 21 Cammilleri St, Busselton, WA, 6280

Price: A$80.00

Enquiries: Laura Bailey (Email)

Cockburn Living Smart in Success Term 2

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)

Enrolment links for other new 2017 courses coming soon. If you want to register your interest for an upcoming course, email here. Details will be posted up as soon as they become available.

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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.