Self Sufficiency Courses

Permaculture is a practical and philosophical framework to approaching long-term agricultural self-sufficiency which dovetails beautifully with self-sufficiency.  Upon satisfactory completion of the course and exam, students are awarded both a Careerline courses Certificate in Permaculture and an additional Permaculture Design Certificate.

Other courses which complement the online self-sufficiency courses are aquaculture, aquaponics and poultry. Depending on your needs and location, you will find many more options in Careerline courses Agriculture and Horticulture sections.

All of our courses are offered online with printed notes available, with unlimited tutor support by email from our qualified, friendly tutors. Find out more or receive your free info pack by emailing us at info@careerlinecourses.com or call us on 1300 172 882.

Advanced Certificate in Organic Food Systems Online Course Sale!

If you dream of starting your own organic farm this course can help you get there. Gain skills in organic farming and pick from a range of electives to focus in on your area of interest.    

If you dream of starting your own organic farm this course can help you get there. Gain skills in organic farming and pick from a range of electives to focus in on your area of interest.    

Alternative Energy Online Course Sale!

Learn to become less reliant on the electricity and gas companies and save money through alternative energy sources. Alternative Energy covers the basics of electricity, how to generate electricity from renewable resources, how to store energy, non-electrical systems, energy consumption and conservation. With the International Government initiatives regarding the pricing of carbon pollution emissions set […]

Learn to become less reliant on the electricity and gas companies and save money through alternative energy sources. Alternative Energy covers the basics of electricity, how to generate electricity from renewable resources, how to store energy, non-electrical systems, energy consumption and conservation. With the International Government initiatives regarding the pricing of carbon pollution emissions set […]

Bush Tucker Plants Online Course Sale!

Learn about identifying, growing and using Australian Indigenous Plants for Food. There are many Australian plants that are edible, and even some that are in very high demand as foods throughout the world.  This course focuses on the cultivation of Australian bush foods and is suitable for anyone wanting to grow these plants commercially or […]

Learn about identifying, growing and using Australian Indigenous Plants for Food. There are many Australian plants that are edible, and even some that are in very high demand as foods throughout the world.  This course focuses on the cultivation of Australian bush foods and is suitable for anyone wanting to grow these plants commercially or […]

Nut Production (Temperate) Online Course Sale!

Learn to identify and grow a wide range of edible nuts Learn from professional university trained horticulturists with decades of industry experience Build networks within industry and discover opportunities for commercial production or self sufficiency With increased pressure on food supply & the environment, opportunities for food production experts are set to expand in the future -Now is […]

Learn to identify and grow a wide range of edible nuts Learn from professional university trained horticulturists with decades of industry experience Build networks within industry and discover opportunities for commercial production or self sufficiency With increased pressure on food supply & the environment, opportunities for food production experts are set to expand in the future -Now is […]

Organic Farming Online Course Sale!

What is Organic Farming?  Organic farming is an agricultural method that reduces or elimiates reliance on the use of chemicals.  Specifically it relies on techniques such as crop rotations, composting, soil improvement, green manuring and pest control strategies. Organic produce is increasing in popularity due to concerns of chemical residues on food for consumption and […]

What is Organic Farming?  Organic farming is an agricultural method that reduces or elimiates reliance on the use of chemicals.  Specifically it relies on techniques such as crop rotations, composting, soil improvement, green manuring and pest control strategies. Organic produce is increasing in popularity due to concerns of chemical residues on food for consumption and […]

Learn to grow herbs online. Sale!

Minimize pest problems, and creating productive farms and healthy gardens without relying upon artificial chemicals – all that takes knowledge, and sometimes a little more hard work. Through this course you can lay a foundation in the skills needed to be an effective organic gardener or farmer. Course Aims: Explain the concepts and principles of […]

Minimize pest problems, and creating productive farms and healthy gardens without relying upon artificial chemicals – all that takes knowledge, and sometimes a little more hard work. Through this course you can lay a foundation in the skills needed to be an effective organic gardener or farmer. Course Aims: Explain the concepts and principles of […]

Permaculture A (Introduction) Online Course Sale!

An Introduction to Permaculture. Course Aims: Discuss the nature and scope of Permaculture. Apply an understanding of environmental systems to considerations given to how a Permaculture system is designed. Describe soils and the impact their characteristics have upon natural and man made environments. Explain the application of this knowledge to Permaculture. Describe characteristics of climate […]

An Introduction to Permaculture. Course Aims: Discuss the nature and scope of Permaculture. Apply an understanding of environmental systems to considerations given to how a Permaculture system is designed. Describe soils and the impact their characteristics have upon natural and man made environments. Explain the application of this knowledge to Permaculture. Describe characteristics of climate […]

Permaculture Systems Online Course Sale!

Permaculture is a design philiosophy that enables sustainable living.  The word Permaculture was coined by Bill Mollison & Dave Holmgren in the 1970’s.  It is an abbreviation of the works “Permanent Agriculture”. Permaculture holds three central tennants: Care of the Earth Care of People Return of any surplus A permaculture system is a unique landscape […]

Permaculture is a design philiosophy that enables sustainable living.  The word Permaculture was coined by Bill Mollison & Dave Holmgren in the 1970’s.  It is an abbreviation of the works “Permanent Agriculture”. Permaculture holds three central tennants: Care of the Earth Care of People Return of any surplus A permaculture system is a unique landscape […]

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Study Care of Poultry through this online course If you love or work with chickens then this course will help you increase the welfare and productivity of poultry.  This unique course covers a range of poultry including chickens, ducks, geese, turkeys and other poultry.  This course will provide you with a solid foundation for keeping poultry […]

Study Care of Poultry through this online course If you love or work with chickens then this course will help you increase the welfare and productivity of poultry.  This unique course covers a range of poultry including chickens, ducks, geese, turkeys and other poultry.  This course will provide you with a solid foundation for keeping poultry […]

i love my chickens, so it was a valuable lesson in finding out more about how there body actually works.. S. Tointon

Poultry (Chicken) Graduate

Yes. Because it helped me understand all the basic principles of organic gardening and some concepts like role of earthworms,… “Baltej Singh” is locked Baltej Singh

Organic Plant Culture Graduate

What is Self Sufficency?

Self-sufficiency is the art of surviving with minimal outside aid and involves a lot more than just growing your own vegetables. Our self-sufficiency courses cover all aspects including lifestyle choices and utilising the resources you have available, animal husbandry, horticulture – including fruit, vegetables and herbs, food production, building and alternative energy options.