Chris Evans - Diploma Tutor Profile

Experience, skills and interests
Skills, technical expertise and areas of interest: 

Community development, design of demonstration & educational centres, skills training (horticulture); land-based design, International (2/3rds World); Course Design (including Full Design/Intro Course); Forest Gardening; Teacher Training; design consultancy

Areas of Permaculture Design Experience: 

Nepal – design and establishment of over 15 demonstration and education centres in 4 districts; design of Community development projects – needs analysis, planning, implementation, monitoring and evaluation, reporting

UK – own garden in S.Wales and Herefordshire; inputs into design of demonstration & education centres: Keveral Farm; Coed Marros; National Botanic Garden of Wales; Karuna
- as of July 2016 started design process at new smallholding, Applewood Permaculture Demonstration & Training Centre in North Herefordshire

Teaching - design & delivery of various permaculture-related courses, generic & bespoke, e.g. PDC, Trainers' Training, PC Intro, PC Gardening, Forest Gardening.

Tutorial information
Taking new apprentices?: 
Yes
Travel: 
Occasional trips as far as Bristol/Manchester/Birmingham otherwise prefer to remain in Herefordshire, Shropshire, Worcestershire (West Midlands) & Mid Wales. Costs for time (average rates) and mileage (40p/mile)
Default venue for tutorials: 
Home
Type of tutorial offered: 
both group and individual
Offering tutoring in the following geographical areas: 
Anywhere, though Herefordshire, Shropshire, Welsh borders, West Midlands preferred
Diploma Tutor Location: 
Orleton, Herefordshire
United Kingdom
Herefordshire GB