Mushroom Cultivation Courses

Guatemala, Lake Atitlan, Tzununa

Join Our mushroom cultivation certificate Course With Mushroom Medicine Making And Permaculture!

About This Mushroom Course

Hands-on Mushroom Cultivation Experience

With this intensive mushroom cultivation course we give you all the hands-on experience and knowledge you need so you can grow your own mushrooms successfully. Most importantly, you will understand the mushroom cultivation process through experiential learning, applying your new skills directly in our on-site  grow operation.

Grow Mushrooms for a Variety of Uses

You will discover how to grow your own mushrooms for food, medicine, gardening and so much more. Receive the empowering support of living in a conscious permaculture community.

Learn Together & Make Meaningful Connections

As you learn and grow, you will be welcomed to live here as a community member and be inspired by like-minded people around the world.  

Incredible Location & Healthy Environment

Enjoy a wide variety of cultural and learning opportunities, and be amazed by the natural beauty around you.  We are located at the mystical Lake Atitlan, surrounded by towering volcanoes and diverse, thriving forests. The high mountain climate is temperate and sunny, perfect for soaking in the wonders of your environment.

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Course Curriculum

30+ hours of in class and hands-on fungiculture training


  • Complete mushroom cultivation training
  • Mycomedicine - Growing your own medicine
  • Mushroom foraging basics
  • Field trip to a local Mayan mushroom farm
  • Cooking with mushrooms


  • What is permaculture? What is Myco-permaculture?
  • Upcycling agricultural waste to delicious mushrooms
  • Mushroom composting
  • Befriending the fungi in your soil
  • Companion gardening with beneficial fungi

Food & Medicine

  • Cooking with Mushrooms and other Fungi
  • Fermentation
  • Medicinal Mushroom Tincture Making
  • Fungal Medicines
  • Fermentation Field Trip

Included in This Course

  • All the wholesome, vegetarian food you can eat
  • Accommodation in a shared dorm or campsite (Private upgrade is available)
  • Mind-body morning practices (Yoga, Qi-gong, breath-work, meditation, etc)​
  • Full access to our comprehensive mycology library​
  • Fungi Academy Student Workbook​
  • Cacao ceremony & celebration
  • Access to the exclusive online Fungi Family community​
  • 6 days 6 nights of all-inclusive accommodation in a shared dorm or campsite (Private accommodation upgrade available)
  • Fungi Academy Certificate of Completion​
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