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(LA) Greywater Installer’s Course (6 day)
9th November 2015 @ 8:00 am - 14th November 2015 @ 5:00 pm$750
(Please note that this course is now 6 days long.)
Interested in learning all about greywater or becoming a greywater installer for your area? This course is designed for people with either basic plumbing, landscaping, or permaculture skills who want to learn how to design and build simple, economical residential 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 CA state code.
There will be an optional exam and installation for people wishing to be certified and listed on our website. The “installer’s page” contains contact info for graduates who wish to be listed, as well as an internal list serve for installers to share info, experiences, and get support.
Location: Los Angeles EcoVillage (117 Bimini Place, Los Angeles, 90004)
Cost: $750 with limited work-trade positions available (To apply for a work-trade position click here)
Learn more about the content and see the week’s schedule here.
Cancellation policy: Any cancellation and refund requests made three weeks prior to the workshop start date will given in full minus paypal fees (2.9%), and no refunds will be made after this time. You may transfer your registration to another person at no cost. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org for any cancellation and transfer requests.