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Organic agriculture, nature and self-sufficiency

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Follow the rhythm of the seasons on an organic farm surrounded by magnificent nature and learn about self-sufficiency while making friendships for life!

Come to beautiful Setesdal and experience farm life on an organic farm and live close to nature! Learn to grow your own vegetables, experience a goat farm in the lambing season, learn to milk and make your own cheese.

After the farmwork is done we will go out walking or skiing, experience wild nature, go fishing, gather berries and mushrooms and learn about edible plants. In Setesdal you are surrounded by magnificent nature, from cultural landscapes to highlands.You will build friendships for life during a year packed with fun, fellowship and new experiences. Besides good memories, you will gather knowledge and skills to one day start your own farm.

Mandatory: Yes

Price: Included in course price

Duration: 10-12 dager

Én studietur er planlagt til Nederland, via Danmark og Tyskland. Flere innlandsturer avtales mellom lærer og klassen. Turen til Nederland vil ha fokus på gårdsbesøk, kurs og hvordan man tar klodens utfordringer på alvor lokalt.

At Setesdal Folkehøgskule we stimulate students to follow their passion and develop themselves through the subjects and courses that we offer.

Choose one of the following courses and embark on an unforgettable journey:

Norwegian Life and Language

Paragliding - Extreme Sport

Climbing and Steep Outdoors

Small-scale Agriculture

Tourism Europa

Leadership and Management/Internship

Our Folkehøgskule is surrounded by magnificent nature that offers endless possibilities for outdoor enthusiasts, from hiking to skiing and fishing to kayaking.

At the school we have our own sports hall and there is a gym, spinning room, soccerfield, basketball/volleyball/badminton/floorball field, swimming hall with sauna as well as a track field and a tenniscourt in the vicinity.

Through a year at our climbing course you will be left with learning and experiences that you probably will remember for the rest of your life. The Norwegian nature will captivate you through its challenges and experiences.

NLCN will let you meet some of the special local culture of Setesdal, and you will meet different cultures and ways of living in more areas. We also plan for a trip to the exotic Svalbard/Spitsbergen and Lofoten, and probably a trip with Hurtigruten.

Tourism plans to go to Asia and a European city. Learn about tourism and outdoor recreation. 

Courses at the school

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