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Traditional Building for the New Age

Introduction to natural building techniques / 2 days - 2 nights - TBC

  • Ended
  • 180 Jordanian dinars
  • Ajloun

Details

- COURSE DESCRIPTION A fun hands-on experience of natural building techniques. Come learn the traditional building techniques for the new age! Carbon neutral, nontoxic, 100% natural and beautiful. Get the knowledge and the experience for your own projects, at home and in the garden. Subjects: - The techniques of building with natural materials: cob construction, sundried earthen blocks (mud bricks), natural mortar, natural plaster. - Learn how to source and prepare the natural materials - Learn about the tools and how to use them - Design considerations - COURSE LANGUAGE: English - COURSE SCHEDULE: Thursday 5-6pm: participant arrive, settle down and set up their tent. 6:30pm: introduction to the course, getting to know each-other. 7:00pm: dinner Friday 9am-5pm: course Saturday 9am-5pm: course 6:00: participant departure - KIDS CLUB: Children above 5 participate to a kids club supervised by a professional teacher while the adults are in class. Children under 5 can participate too but with a parent supervision. - ACCOMODATION: ARD's Centre is based in Taybeh Organic Farms, Wadi Rajeb, Ajloun. ARD’s accommodation is CAMPING BASED and offers specific camping sites for the participants who should bring their own tent. If you do not have a tent, ARD can provide you with a tent and mattress. 2 family rooms are available (each with 2 bunk-beds). The rooms are given in priority to families or depending on availability. - FOOD: Participants will be provided 3 meals a day (Jordanian cuisine) and 2 Tea Breaks. Ingredients will be organic and locally sourced, when possible. - COURSE FEE: Regular: 180JD Couple discount: 165JD Children under 5: Free Children 5 & above: 60JD Ask ARD for a tent + mattress: + 10JD Reserve a family room: + 25JD To calculate your discounts and total please contact us. Payment is by bank transfer. Our team will be there to welcome you and make sure you have a nice, safe and pleasant stay in the farm during the course. If you have more questions about the course or your stay, check the FAQ section of this website. If you still do not find your answer, please contact us! info@ardjordan.com Alexia: 0775201172


Cancellation Policy

In case of cancellation of the event by the organizers due to external causes (corona, extreme weather or other), the total amount of the course will be refunded. In case of last-minute cancellation from the participants (less than 72 hours before the workshop or less than a week before the PDC Course), the organizers have the right to keep as compensation fee.


Contact Details

  • ARD أرض, Ajloun, Jordan

    +962775201172

    info@ardjordan.com