Qualified Water Efficient
Landscaper Training

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Exam: June 29 is last chance before Fall

Register today to take the QWEL exam. We’re offering it in English and Spanish on Thursday, June 29. The schedule is: 5:00 PM Review (Spanish and English in separate classes) and 6:00 PM exam. The maximum exam time is 2 1/2 hours. We’ll meet at Saint John the Evangelist Catholic Church, Parish Center Building, 1001 Encinitas Blvd., Encinitas  92024  

June 26, 2017

Spanish: Alternating weekdays favored by contractors

Class meets on alternating Wednesdays and Thursdays! Don’t let summer arrive before taking advantage of QWEL training. The Spanish course again features Instructor Jaime Bayona, CLIA, QWEL, one of the industry’s most qualified and engaging instructors. Register your interest.

May 02, 2017

Is your name on the list?

More than 100 contractors, suppliers and organizations have taken advantage of QWEL training. And 64% of participants rate it “excellent”. Make QWEL part of your professional development.  Begin registering your team today.

February 27, 2017

2017: Earn QWEL certificate

Here’s two good reasons to register your team today. 1) An accelerated 2 1/2 day schedule kicks off the 2017 classes and is offered in English beginning Jan. 18. It’s a good option for supervisors and managers who find if difficult to make time for continuing education. 2) Spanish training resumes Jan. 25. The January classes are the […]

January 09, 2017

2016: Results and ratings

Results from the region’s first year of QWEL training earned a nod for additional funding. Thank you and congratulations to more than 80 organizations and hundreds of landscape professionals who used QWEL training to update their water-efficiency skills. Nearly 450 San Diego area landscape pros (senior managers to groundskeepers) have attended QWEL training. More than 62% say its “excellent” and 36% […]

January 09, 2017