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Hands-on, practical education taught by real people with real passion.

Get informed and inspired to participate in a community-led, resilient future. 

Bookings for The Practical Sustainability Course 2021-22 will open soon.

Our next Permaculture Design Course starts in January 2021. Bookings open soon.

Covid 19 - We are currently monitoring the development of the Coronovirus situation. We are working creatively to deliver our courses with the highest standards of health and safety and in line with government guidelines.

Shift Bristol is a not for profit organisation providing innovative and immersive training people who want to make a difference. We have 20 years experience of teaching practical skills, design systems and collaborative approaches. We invite you to find your passion, challenge yourself and get involved.

Practical Sustainability Course

A one-year adventure in sustainability. Taught by some the the UK's most experienced and knowledgeable tutors and practitioners.


Talks, workshops, walks and gatherings. Dip your toe in and get inspired.

Short Courses

Short courses from the Shift Bristol tutors including our Online Permaculture Design Course

"An immensely powerful and informative course with exceptional people involved throughout, extremely thorough with a good balance of practical and theoretical learning in a huge range of subjects and skills."