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Whether you’re home gardener, commercial grower, or just wanting to eat pesticides-free food , courses at The Living Centre provide the opportunity to learn important science-based farming and gardening skills.

Individual Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use SkillsFuture Credit to fund up to full course fees for courses under the "SkillsFuture Claimable" category. 
Your company can also sent you to attend our courses and offset part of the course fees by using SSG Training Grant. 

Health Advisory (updated on 8 July 2020):  From 8 August 2020, some courses will be held face-to-face, and some courses  will be continue to be conducted online till further notice. 

Home Gardener Series: Growing Organic Leafy Vegetables Using Organic Soil (4 April 2020) PM Class

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Date: 4 April 2020, SAT
Time: 2.00 PM to 4.30 PM
Venue: The Living Centre, 6A Hindhede Road Singapore 589242 (just 5 mins walk from Beauty World MRT)
Course Fees: SG$88 (early bird special today SG$78)

 

This is an introductory course that will provide and equip you basic techniques of growing leafy vegetables using containers in your apartment or flats (recommended minimum 5 hours of sun). You will receive learning resources (Vegetable seeds, potting mix, growing containers, organic fertilizers etc) to kickstart your growing of leafy vegetables at home.

Course Content:

- Understanding Potting Mix
- Easy varieties of vegetables to grow in Singapore weather
- Types of Containers to Use for Growing Vegetables
- Basic Pest Management Techniques

(Remarks: You cannot use SkillsFuture Credit to pay for this course fees)

Below are examples of Vegetables grown in containers in apartments /flats in Singapore

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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)

Location:
The training held at 
The Living Centre (6A Hindhede Road, S589242)
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) 

Event Information

Event Date 04-Apr-2020 (Sat) 2:00 pm
Event End Date 04-Apr-2020 (Sat) 4:30 pm
Course Fee SG$88.00
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 Transfer.
Location The Living Centre
This class is now FULL. Should you wish to be placed on waiting list, please email us at contact@thelivingcentre.sg

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