Qualified Water Efficient
Landscaper Training

Class Schedule

The 20-hour certificate training is highly rated by industry pros and recognized with the WaterSense® label. Classes in English and Spanish are offered.

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2018: Dec. 11, 2 CEUs, no cost

Take advantage of this FREE training and you’ll complete your 2018 QWEL continuing education requirement (2 CEUs). The training may also qualify for IA, CLCA, ASLA, APLD and/or Master Gardener CEUs. Bring your questions!

Colleagues who have not yet earned a QWEL professional certificate are also invited. Seating is limited and registration is required.

Hot Topics: Sustainable Landscaping, 

Tue., Dec. 11:  12:30 – 3:00 PM

Location:
Girl Scouts, San Diego
1231 Upas, San Diego, CA  92103

Instructor: Gabriel Michael,  CLIA, QWEL, CIC, CID, CEO, Blue Watchdog Conservation.  Gabriel has completed more than 1000 irrigation audits and is a popular CLCA and QWEL trainer.

Cost: FREE • Refreshments provided • Parking: FREE

 

2019: Feb. 13 – Mar. 5, Encinitas (English)

Improve knowledge and efficiency.
Techniques and principles from this course are must-haves for all landscape designers, account managers, maintenance and irrigation technicians.

Instructors:
Gabriel Michael, CLIA, QWEL, CWME, CLWM, WWLP;
CEO, Blue Watchdog Conservation, C-27 License 1014318

Chris Roesink, CID, CLIA, CWCM, CIC, QWEL;
SoCal Specification Manager, Hunter Industries/ FX Luminaire

Location:
San Diego Botanic Garden
230 Quail Gardens Drive, Encinitas, CA  92024

Training includes 4 sessions. Space is limited. Registration is required.
Wed.   Feb. 13:  7:30 AM – 2:00 PM
Wed.   Feb. 20:  7:30 AM – 2:00 PM
Tue.     Feb. 26:  7:30 AM – 2:00 PM
Tue.     Mar. 05:  7:30 AM – 11:00 AM (Exam)

Cost: FREE • Lunch: Provided • Parking: FREE 

2019: Mar. 6 – 27, Escondido (English)

Get the QWEL edge
Techniques and principles from this course are must-haves for landscape industry designers, architects, technicians, supervisors and account managers. Attend to earn a professional certificate and/or CEUs.

Instructors:
Gabriel Michael, CLIA, QWEL, CWME, CLWM, WWLP;
CEO, Blue Watchdog Conservation, C-27 License 1014318

Chris Roesink, CID, CLIA, CWCM, CIC, QWEL;
SoCal Specification Manager, Hunter Industries/ FX Luminaire

Location:
City of Escondido, Mitchell Room,
201 N. Broadway, Escondido, CA 92025

Training includes 4 sessions. Space is limited. Registration is required.
Wed.  Mar. 06:  7:30 AM – 2:00 PM
Tue.    Mar. 12:  7:30 AM – 2:00 PM
Wed.  Mar. 20:  7:30 AM – 2:00 PM
Wed.  Mar. 27:  7:30 AM – 11:00 AM

Cost: FREE  •  Lunch provided  • Parking: FREE