Face-to-Face Course : Home Gardener Series- Growing Organic Herbs at Home (9 Jan 2021) - AM Class

 

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Date:  9 Jan 2021, SAT
Time: 9.30 AM to 12 Noon
Venue: The Living Centre, 2 Hindhede Road Singapore 589239 (just 5 mins walk from Beauty World MRT)
Course Fees: Usual SG$108 
(early bird special today pay only SG$98, include SG$25 worth of growing herb supplies.
Total savings of SG$35!))

 

Enhance your Skills with Expert Led Face to Face Workshop

Are you trying to grow herbs at home but did not have much success. Join us in this course to learn the tips and tricks of growing herbs at home.

 

Grow Herbs Course

In this course, you will understand the key foundations of growing herbs and spices plants in soil. 

Here are the topics that you will learn in the course:

  • Soil types for Growing Herbs 
  • Suitable Varieties to grow in Singapore weather
  • Soil Type, Sun Requirements, Water Requirements
  • Fertilising Requirements

Average class duration is 2.5 hours

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Location:

The Living Centre, 2 Hindhede Road Singapore 589239
The location is within 5 mins walk from the nearest Public Transport Bus Stop or 7 mins walk from Beauty World MRT. 
(Directions and map details will be sent to you via email about 1 week before the event)

Trainer:

Faith is the Founder of The Living Centre, and is professionally trained in Nutritional Farming in Australia as well as High Tech farming from Netherlands (HAS University of Applied Sciences). With expert knowledge in both Soil-Based and Soil-less Agriculture, she also lead the first series of Urban Farming SkillsFuture courses supported by SkillsFuture Singapore. Besides providing professional training in hydroponics Singapore to the public, local university and lecturers from polytechnics, she also provides consultancy to commercial hydroponic farms.  Her belief in wholistic living is based on 2 fundamental aspects of Human Health: Nutritional Health from growing and consuming great quality agricultural crops, and Emotional Health through emotional wellness and balance. 

She has been invited as a key speaker at key gardening and edible farming events, including "Community Garden Festival", "Gardeners'Day Out" organised by Nparks Singapore. Faith believes in changing lives through imparting skills and knowledge to local growers in farms and gardening community. She is also an certified advanced practitioner in EFT (EFTi) and Matrix Reimprinting (EFTMR)

FAQ:

(Health Advisory) - 
For face-to-face classes, we have followed the guidelines by Ministry of Health on the measures required and the social distancing measures. All students will be required to use hand sanitizer and wear face mask through out the session. Hand Sanitizers and Anti-Bacterial soap are available within our premises. 

Class Size is Small (10 students max).
From August 2020, we have moved to a larger classroom as well!

(1) Is the trainer good?
Ms Faith Foo has trained people in Singapore and from over 14 countries in applications of commercial farming, community and home gardening. She has also been invited as a key speaker at various key gardening events in Singapore such as Singapore Gardening Festival organised by Hort Park. She also works as a consultant for commercial farms. She is also involved in training local polytechnic lecturers who in turn train next generation of growers to enter the agricultural industry. 

(2) Will I receive any training materials?
Yes, you will receive digital copies (pdf) of step-by-step guides and your trainer will teach you how to use these guides. 

(3) Will the trainer share where we can get good and affordable gardening supplies in Singapore?
Yes! We will train you how to be a smart and informed shopper! So that you do not get confused by the product offerings at commercial shops.

(4) Should I attend a face-to-face or online class?
Some of you prefer to attend an online class as you may be taking care of someone at home, or you feel more comfortable learning from home. A Face to Face will provide you with the ability to practice your skills with feedback from the trainer

(5) When is the closing date?
Once all the seats are full , we will close registration

(6) How do I register for the class?
Click on Red Registration button on this page

(7) How do I pay for the class?
You can pay via either Paypal/Credit Card or Interbank Transfer.

 



 

Event Information

Event Date 09-Jan-2021 (Sat) 9:30 am
Event End Date 09-Jan-2021 (Sat) 12:00 pm
Course Fee SG$108.00
This event is organised and conducted by The Living Centre
Language of Instruction English
Course Fee Payment Mode You can use online Paypal/Credit or Debit Card , Interbank or PayNow Transfer.
Location The Living Centre (Training Room - Level 1)
This class is now FULL. Should you wish to be placed on waiting list, please email us at contact@thelivingcentre.sg
Average rating for Home Gardener Series- Growing Organic Herbs at Home, The Living Centre is 4.9 Star of 5 stars - based on 21 Review

Active at the course...

Active at the course, planting , seeing result at the roof.
Lily Chua*
01 March 2021

Well paced, interact...

Well paced, interactive and well presented session Able to generate and sustain interest for newbies
Ann*
06 March 2021

the whole course! V...

the whole course! Very informative and interesting! I learn alot from Faith she is patient and her lesson is very well taught and she provided very easy and yet simple to understand instructions. love it and will sign more other courses to... Thanks!
Christine Lia*
06 March 2021

Very informative and...

Very informative and the trainer was very engaging.
Tina Leon*
06 March 2021

Very hand on and use...

Very hand on and useful classes. I will recommend it to all my friends.
Bernard Li*
06 March 2021

Contents, very infor...

Contents, very informative. Felt like i have learned a lot and so looking forward to action. It would be better 3 hrs, we didn
Suphattra Malara*
06 March 2021

I enjoyed the hands-...

I enjoyed the hands-on activities and how the instructress explained the subject comprehensively and the format it was presented.
RALLONZA FREMARI*
13 March 2021

Good mix of theory a...

Good mix of theory and practical. The roof garden...seeing how it actually work. Knowing where to buy the items.
Lim Mui Huan*
13 March 2021

Learning the right m...

Learning the right method in growing healthy herbs.
Jerlyn Ta*
13 March 2021

great advice that I ...

great advice that I can apply directly, steps are broken down with clear instructions.
Pauline WA*
08 May 2121

Being able to see touch and smell the herbs grown. . .

Being able to see touch and smell the herbs grown in your garden. More importantly learning the finer tips such as soil composition watering and pest control. And also your centre
Mary Joh*
24 January 2021

Enjoy the whole entire course .. . .

Enjoy the whole entire course .
Emily Ch*
23 January 2021

Yes . Enjoyed the class. . .

Yes . Enjoyed the class
Tan lee *
23 January 2021

Clear verbal instructiopns & take away pronted not. . .

Clear verbal instructiopns & take away pronted notes. Instructor passionate about imparting her knowledge on growing garden herbs. Her voice is not monotonous as I did not fall asleep. ?
Sally Sn*
19 December 2020

All is good. . .

All is good
Sylvia E*
19 December 2020

The trainer is very knowledgeable and engaging. I . . .

The trainer is very knowledgeable and engaging. I learnt plenty of new info and they're all so applicable.
Sunarti *
19 December 2020

Everything. . .

Everything
Doris Ye*
19 December 2020

Very interactive. Easy to understand. Trainer has . . .

Very interactive. Easy to understand. Trainer has very good knowledge
Razid Sa*
19 December 2020

First time attending class

My first time attending a gardening class and enjoyed it very much.Trainer is friendly and taught us well. Social distancing is practised and makes me very comfortable. Enjoyed the materials that I can bring back to grow as well as hands-on practical learning
PH F
15 August 2020

Engaging Class

The class was very fun for me. Learn alot and now i know why previously my herbs plants did not survived. A good mix of theory and practical for me. Enjoyed the visit to their research garden and learn practical skills
JL Tan
15 August 2020

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