THIS IS A FREE COURSE, BUT PLEASE MAKE SURE IT IS RIGHT FOR YOU.
WHO DOESN'T GRAB AT FREE STUFF? (I DO!)
SO...PLEASE REVIEW THE CURRICULUM BEFORE SELECTING.
WHAT IS THE WAY OF THE PRACTICAL LIFE?
SimPLy put, this is an ideabank;
conscious, practical uses of permacultural and SimPL philosophy-
yet beyond just this- in here, there be found
* what SimPL stands for; an intro
* novelties of simpl, practical living
* little factbytes on how this human world operates
* example how-to's of other SimPLife courses
* shared experiences of the author
* food-for-thought , hints to your own inspiration
* a trove of investigations & insight
THE OVERALL IDEA IS, you get several things to muse upon.
THE OVERALL QUESTION IS, what are you going to do with it?
USE this course wisely for your own life; the author can only lead you to water.
that's me. hi, i'm im.
UPDATE LOG: keeping you all up with recent Premium features of this course-
aug2017 - added- pdf lecture, "This Human World- Chems, Politics & Moon Over Zodiac",
in Tier B.
aug2017 - added- new easygoing promo / intro video.
july2017 - added- two video interviews about earth ovens and making pizza,
"How to Make an Earth Oven-Baked, Wood-Fired PIZZA: How To Sculpt Your Own Earth Oven" , and "Interview With An Earth Oven Owner" , in Tier C.
THIS IS a 3-Tiered course about the self-reliant, practical Life.
a balance of Principle, Method, and hands-on Practice.
Perhaps you long for a more balanced, intelligent-based environment-
You are NOT alone in this. As of now,
5000+ students, 145 countries
This course is for YOU, the Creative-Activist.
seeker of the sensible, ready for change,
and not imprinted for inertia, ignorance or inactivity.
wanna grow FOOD, organically? got you covered.
BUILD something, naturally? sure, take a look.
just, live with LESS? yep, its in there.
WELCOME to the SimPLife flagship course.
24 videos (and counting),
3.5 hours of content from 4 countries (also counting),
crammed with get-off-your-butt useable solutions.
25+ years in the making. and it ain't over yet.....
"ask NOT what this world can do for you, ask what together we can do for the betterment of this Planet, and for all Beings of open hand and heart."
- i just said that.
if you're OK with that, then SimPLife is OK for you.
POINT. glaringly obvious- WE NEED EACH OTHER
to shake free, to live sensibly, sanely, practically-
and to make irrelevant, certain dominating negative influences.
because, the world needs you. this is not a joke, nor a rehearsal.
WHAT THEY’RE SAYING:
~ testimonials from Course engagers ~
"Excellent wisdom. Simple, as the title says--but profound. Don't let the
simplicity of this series fool you. It is spoken in such a calm, yet
direct manner. But, if you're not careful, you'll accidentally disregard
some important information, or wisdom that you could gain-or maybe that
you knew but needed a reminder! Don't do that. It's worth taking the
time to listen to every word. The environments he chooses for this also
adds to the pleasantness of it's appeal.
- Skye Truth Bailey
"Im is such a soulful being. He offers great, simple, practical, conscientious and 'conscious' advice that we should all follow! The course is thought-provoking and interesting so far... I am only partway through but know I will be recommending to my friends already."
- Uilani Ballay
“The presenter obviously feels passionately
about his subject and lives what he teaches. He has an understanding of
modern life and that of the pupil. He conveys content in a capturing
“This is very interesting material that I think more people should know.”
“If only we could take this on board what a wonderful legacy we would leave.”
“This course is informative, inspiring and empowering.”
5 out of
who am i
Engineer, instructor, builder/designer/filmmaker/healer/actor/musician/farmer and world-wandering wordweaver, im has been sojourning, building, planting, writing and teaching for over 30 years.
In 1991, prior to the dawn of certification, im created SimPL as a short-contract and volunteer organization which seeks out and assists individuals and communities towards arriving at a self-reliant lifebase, amidst the growing apathy and consumption-fetish now gripping the general human population.
SimPLife is the practice of natural living, with the intention of supporting and preserving the purity & sanctity of sensible lifestyle: project builds and life-skills courses (permaculture & biodynamics-based), organic farming, natural building & life masterplanning.
To date, there have been SimPLife builds or courses in Ladakh, Turkey, Spain, USA, Thailand, Ecuador, Korea, Phillipines, Guyana and England.
im's professional certifications include:
BS Electrical Engineering
BS Civil Engineering
LEED Accredited Professional
Solar PV Designer/Installer, SEI
Reconnection Healing Practitioner/ Reiki Master
Wilderness Emergency Medical Technician, SOLO
Wilderness Guide Educator, NOLS
WHO IS BEST SERVED BY THIS COURSE:
WHAT DO STUDENTS NEED TO TAKE THIS COURSE?
WHAT THEY'RE SAYING, TOO:
~ MORE testimonials from Course Engagers ~
"I love this. And am learning so much about how simple life can really
be. For years I have tried to learn how to do this and it's broken down
in terms I can do! Easily"
- Kristi Kraft
food for thought. I do get the why, the why of surtan lectures is
nicely explaned. I miss exercises or example exercises in view. But for a
free course it gives you good info on if you should roll into the next
- Marica plasmans
"Instructor is very honest, straight forward and clear or easy to
understand. Love his approach to the simple life. Wish there was more
content but I guess you have to visit the website for more information."
- Carina McQuilkin
THANK YOU for joining us here...It's GREAT to have you!
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each video is timed to view in one sitting,
practical content in bite-sized chunks.
in the meantime,
please give the website a look-over,
though much of it is under construction,
(careful not to step on any nails)
again, super-jazzed that you are here!
founder, SimPL &
personal secret agent