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Our NEW Mindful Woodland Management course

runs on Sat 3rd March 2018.

Book now to avoid disappointment.

Discount not applicable to:

Biomass for Installers HOO5 HETAS
and all the courses from Aberystwyth University


Great news! We have just been awarded the Best Woodlands Courses for 2017 by Woodlands.co.uk for our very popular Sustainable Woodland Management course.

Well done to Rob Goodsell (who also runs our Social Forestry course) and his team here at CAT Short Courses. 





The Centre for Alternative Technology offers a variety of short residential courses covering a range of sustainability issues. Courses on renewable energy, environmentally friendly building techniques, and water and sanitation solutions can help you learn more about sustainable ways of living, and allow you to put your ideas into practice. 


We also offer introductory classes in ecology, woodland management, organic gardening and wilderness skills, as well as specialist courses aimed at educators and trade professionals. 


By providing inspiration, information and skills, short courses at the Centre for Alternative Technology help enable you to live and work in a more sustainable way.

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