The Qualified Water Efficient Landscaper (QWEL) program provides a proactive, localized approach to reducing landscape water demand. In San Diego County, the program is currently offered FREE to landscape professionals.
20-hour course includes irrigation system and landscape design, soils, plants, water budgeting and more. Click here to review the course content.
Check the class schedule and register. If the available classes do not meet your scheduling needs, use the form to let us know your preferences. We’ll be adding classes and you can help shape the schedule. We’ll let you know when the schedule is updated.
Through this program, EPA provides reliable information on water-efficient products and practices and raises awareness to help preserve water resources for future generations.
QWEL is a certificate program developed to educate landscape professionals and their customers on the benefits of sound landscape design, management and irrigation practices.