Bursaries available

Pupils at the Schools Environmental Education and Development.

Schools Environmental Education and Development (SEED) is offering 30 bursaries for youth, aged between 18 and 35, to complete a Seeding Futures course. The next course starts on Monday July 22. A fully funded 14-week climate resilience programme includes: an internationally recognised three-week permaculture design certificate; a six-week module on urban regeneration, learning about design and implementing resilience systems in homes and neighbourhoods; a one week module on personal resilience and workplace skills; a four-week job shadow in a green enterprise; and long-term alumni support, including connection to livelihoods. Meals will be provided. Interested applicants must have at least a Grade 11 certificate and must drop off their CVs at the Rocklands Urban Abundance Centre, at Rocklands Primary School. For more information, visit the centre, on the corner of Park Avenue and Capricorn Street, in Rocklands, or call Marliese at 082 413 4907.