QWEL (English) - Aspen, CO

This Qualified Water Efficient Landscaper (QWEL) Training is sponsored by the City of Aspen and registration is free. 

QWEL graduates are certified to perform third party irrigation audits as specified by the City of Aspen's Water Efficient Landscaping Standards and will be listed for hire on the City of Aspen, QWEL, and EPA WaterSense websites. 

Course curriculum will be taught by Norris Design and Irrigation Analysis.

By registering for this class, you agree to attend the three sessions listed below. To pass the QWEL course participants must complete a hands-on irrigation audit and pass the QWEL exam.

The curriculum includes the following sections:

  1. Where Our Water Comes From
  2. Sustainable Landscaping
  3. Soils
  4. Landscape Water
  5. Irrigation Systems
  6. Irrigation Maintenance & Troubleshooting
  7. Irrigation Auditing
  8. Irrigation Scheduling
  9. Irrigation Controllers
  10. Bringing It All Together

This class is for landscape professionals working in the Roaring Fork Valley. Please contact Lindsay Rogers (ler@waternow.org) if you would like to attend and do not live and work in the Aspen area. 

More information will be provided to attendees after registering.  

Location: TBD

Presenter: Brandi Rice, Norris Design Joshua Orth, Norris Design Bob Howey, Irrigation Analysis Doug Smith, Irrigation Analysis Rick Magill, City of Aspen Christina Medved, Roaring Fork Conservancy

Tuesday, September 1st, 2020 9:00 am-5:00 pm - Location: TBD
Wednesday, September 2nd, 2020 9:00 am-5:00 pm - Location: TBD
Thursday, September 3rd, 2020 9:00 am-5:00 pm - Location: TBD

Registration Closes: 06/01/2020

Sponsored by: City of Aspen

For more information, contact:

Lindsay Rogers

Online Registration is not available.