Learning from the Land offers a range of high quality professional development services for corporate, public sector and private clients. Our programmes are tailored to individual needs for one-to-one sessions and to small groups for corporate employees, using the natural environment to enhance effective learning. These can be carried out at our Somerset land-based venue, at your workplace or at a venue convenient to your location. We can provide catering and accommodation as required, from a local B&B to a smart country house hotel. Click on the headings below for details:
One-to-one skill-up sessions for professional
Lime Training workshops.
Group CPD sessions for teachers
Sustainability awareness day.
Group days for company employee development.
Learning from the Land offers a range of training days for employees and other stakeholders, involving practical hands-on tasks to achieve a given project within the timeframe.
Our current training days include:
Building a Cob Pizza Oven - This can be
done at your place of work for future use as a social meeting place. An opportunity
to talk about healthy eating too.
Rainwater Harvesting - A great way to introduce sustainability in a fun but practical way – demonstrating creative thinking about resource use.
Working with Natural Paints - Taught by a leading expert of making and using natural paints and other finishes, this day combines the practical with the visually creative.
How to Build a Compost Loo - This could be done for your workplace, for a nearby community facility such as local allotments.
Other optional extras:
Guided walks around the neighbouring parishes or on the Quantock Hills
Owl visit from local Hawk and Owl Trust specialist, Chris Sperring
Top quality evening meal out at award-winning Restaurant, Clavelshay Barn.
Guided visits to local Somerset Wildlife Trust nature reserve with warden
Art classes, from printing and sculpture to watercolour and photography
We are happy to discuss any particular requirements with you – just give Nicky Saunter a call on 01823 400696.