Rainwater is a valuable resource that when collected and stored, can be used as an alternative water source helping offset the demand on existing water systems, such as wells, and municipal water. Water is a precious resource in California and rainwater catchment is one strategy that can help protect this resource. The purpose of this training is to introduce landscape installers and other water system professionals to the basics of rainwater catchment system design and installation.
The list of topics covered in the 2023 QWEL Rainwater curriculum include:
In order to receive a certificate of completion for the training, you must pass the exam with at least a 75% passing rate and participate in in-field instruction.
The in-field instruction and exam will take place on 12/15.
Location to be determined
Registration closes 12/01/2023
Sebastian Bertsch, Sherwood Engineers and
Jessica Pollitz, P.E., Sonoma Resource Conservation District
Funding for this project has been provided in part from the Water Quality,
Supply, and Infrastructure Improvement Act of 2014 and through an
agreement with the State Department of Water Resources.
404 Aviation Boulevard
Santa Rosa, CA 95403
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Location: Sonoma Water, Redwood Room
Presenter: Sebastian Bertsch, Sherwood Engineers, Jessica Pollitz, Sonoma Resource Conservation District
Thursday, December 14th, 2023 7:30 am-4:00 pm - Location: Sonoma Water
Friday, December 15th, 2023 7:30 am-4:00 pm - Location: Sonoma Water
Registration Closes: 12/01/2023
Sponsored by: Sonoma-Marin Saving Water Partnership
For more information, contact:Lauren Lum
Online Registration is not available.