INTRODUCTORY 3-day Certificate Classes REGISTER HERE
HERBALISM TOPICS COURSES REGISTER HERE
This year is the pilot year for a new WEI Program on Herbalism and Environmental Health.
You can enroll in a 30-Credit Certificate Program or as an individual interested in the courses offered. This is an interdisciplinary program coordinated between the Women’s Environmental Institute and Green Wisdom School of Natural and Botanical Medicine
Instructor: Gigi Stafne ND, MH from Green Wisdom School
Class Location: WEI’s Amador Hill Farm Campus, 15715 River Road, North Branch, MN 55056
ASK THE TEACHER:
Join new WEI instructor, Gigi Stafne, MH. ND., for a free educational conference call to learn more about this year’s inspiring series of workshops, certificate level courses and apprenticeship experiences at the Women’s Environmental Institute. Want to find out more about WEI’s New Herbalism and Environmental Health Program.
Free Conference call with Gigi scheduled for Saturday February 4, 1-2 pm CT. RSVP to reserve your spot send request to firstname.lastname@example.org by Feb. 3 2017.
Herb 101: Beginner Herbalism & Environmental Health
Intensive Certification Level One Weekend Course
When: April 21, 22, 23)
(Repeats in September 8, 9, 10)
Herb 102: Intermediate Level Herbalism & Environmental Health
Intensive Certification Level Two Course
When: June 28, 29, 30, prerequisite Herb 101 or equivalent experience)
(Repeats October 27, 28, 29, prerequisite Herb or equivalent experience)
Herb Field Practicum Level Three (8 credits upon completion)
A vital volunteer experience that involves 25-hours of hands-on field practicum at the Amador Farm and Orchard, especially focused on the Amador Herb Garden. Supervision is hosted by the Women’s Environmental Institute. This 25-hour component is necessary to complete in order to graduate and receive a certificate in the WEI Herbalism and Environmental Health Program. Plan ahead with Herb Field Practicum project and hours by reaching the Women’s Environmental Institute to set up a schedule.
SPECIAL TOPICS COURSES
Herb 210: Twenty Culinary and Medicinal Herbs for the Home Garden.
When: Sunday, March 5, 2017, 10am-12:30
Herb 211: Creative Herb Gardens, Mandalas, Medicine Wheels
When: Sunday, March 5, 2017 1-3pm
Herb 230: Women’s Health: Natural Medicine, Environmental Health, and Herbalism
When: Friday, May 12, 2017, 1-4pm
Herb Field Day at WEI
When: Saturday, May 13, 10:00 am-4pm
Herb 231: Take a Walk on the Wild Side: Plant ID-Identification Walk
When: Friday, June 16, 2017, 1-4pm
Herb 232: Wild Medicine! Bumps, Bites, Bruises, Plants in the Wild for First Aid and Other Natural Medicines for Summer
Friday, July 14, 2017, 1-4pm
Herb 233: Preparing for Herb Harvest and Planning Your Home Herb Apothecary
When: Friday, August 18, 2017, 1-4pm