Bamboo Building Fundamentals
(5 Modules spread on 9 days)
Bamboo Building Foundations Workshop Objectives
Who can join in this course?
Bamboo Building Foundations – Course Objectives
Bamboo possibilities and traditional uses
Intro on Bamboo post harvest treatment
Bamboo Scaled modeling workshop for structure
Carpentry workshop and furniture prototyping
On site quick project start using Bamboo
Introduction of Bamboo as sustainable timber
We will explore the natural properties of Bamboo and how this poor man’s timber can be a sustainable building material. This Giant grass can be used for all parts of the build from beams, posts, lintel, roofing, walls and many others. Bamboo is light and strong, with its structural properties, not to mention eco-friendly benefits, make it an ideal material for sustainable building.
Bamboo Construction Foundation Knowledge
As a bamboo Bootcamp graduate you will take with you skills enable you to build with bamboo in a way you prefer. We put utmost importance to ensure that all our participants receive a holistic learning experience that motivates and inspires, not only in your professional journey with bamboo but also your personal intentions. Learn the necessary skills to learn how to plant, how to harvest, how to prolong and preserve the Bamboo for constructions as well as how to actually use it with integrity.
Become a Millennial Farmer
Whether your are a seasoned farm professional or just taking your first steps in agri, you will receive on how to incorporate sustainability and community livelihood into your own practice. Being able to step out of your normal environment and practices, engaging in hands-on techniques with a pure, rich and sustainable natural material, and exchanging new ideas with people from different localities and backgrounds will allow you to step and look at the bigger picture of our age and time. Feel free to replace your old beliefs with some ones to gain some fresh, new, and greener perspective.
Connect with a Local Bamboo Network
As a bamboo movement widens around the Philippines, so does our bamboo family Bamboo Bootcamp joins together a diverse group of local participants and facilitators. Not only will you gain a community of like-minded people that will help support your Bamboo journey, a support sytem to help you get through challenges you may experience. But you may also meet new friends that may become your partners in your new-found Bamboo endeavours.
Check our schedules and enroll according to your availability.