Greywater installer's course

5-day class on greywater design and installation

Class Description:

California has a new greywater code, easing the way for simple, low cost, and legal greywater systems. Now landscapers, plumbers, and greywater installers can recommend and promote greywater systems to clients as a great way to save water and money.

This course will prepare you to design and install basic greywater systems. You will learn about the theory behind simple and high-end systems including the indoor use of greywater. We’ll cover basic plumbing and landscaping skills needed for the four types of common simple greywater systems. You will learn how to conduct a site assessment, determine which system to install and how to maintain existing systems. Additionally you’ll learn about what plants do best with greywater and the do’s and don’t of residential greywater reuse.

By the end of the course you will know about proper installation of code compliant washing machine, and simple systems under the new CA state code. *To receive optional certification participants must pass a final exam, and complete a successful greywater installation. Certified installers will be listed on Greywater Action’s website.

Who should attend: Landscapers, Plumbers, Homeowners, Tradespeople, Code inspectors, Environmentalists.

Cost: $650

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