Natural Building Internship 2019

In 2019 we are offering an internship to anyone who would like to learn how to build using natural building techniques and put these techniques into practice while living on an off grid permaculture farm.

Dates: 27th June – 31st August 2019

Cost: 1000 EUR

This will include:

  • Attending an 8 day Introduction to natural Building Course by experienced teacher Barbara Leite – click here for more information (usually 500 eur)
  • Supporting an 8 day Introduction to natural Building Course by experienced teacher Barbara Leite – click here for more information (usually 500 eur)
  • Attending 5 weekend natural Building courses by experienced teacher Barbara Leite (usually 400 eur)
  • 2 months of working on the builds with Laurence Manchee, student of Barbra who has now built two straw bale houses and a few small buildings at Keela Yoga Farm. (usually 400, 200 per month)
  • During this time you will learn further new practical skills that are required to be able to finish a house including:
    • Carpentry
    • Straw Bale
    • Wattle and dorb
    • Earth Bags
    • Rain water catchment
    • Basic Plumbing
    • Basic Electrics
    • Installing a floor
    • Installing the kitchen
  • During this period we will build:
    • A yoga room with straw bales
    • A shower room with wattle and dorb
    • A tiny house with stone, reciprocal roof
    • Finish many natural building projects around the farm including
      • A long drop toilet
      • A chicken house
      • A natural clay floor
  • 3 Healthy meals a day
  • Experience living on a permaculture farm in a community environment
  • Daily Yoga Class
  • Accomodation in your own tent, however for a small extra fee you can rent one of our accommodation