This Qualified Water Efficient Landscaper (QWEL) Training is sponsored by the City of Aspen and registration is only $30 for local landscape professionals, resort and grounds staff, water utility staff, and other municipal staff involved in water or irrigation management working in the Roaring Fork Valley.
REGISTRATION: There are TWO steps to register for this class.
Course curriculum will be taught by Norris Design and CalSense. By registering for this class, you agree to attend all sessions listed below. To pass the QWEL course participants must complete a hands-on irrigation audit and pass the QWEL exam.
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.
The curriculum includes the following sections:
MATERIALS: All training materials, including supplies for the irrigation audit, course manuals, and food and drinks will be provided, as part of the registration fee. Please be sure to bring your own refillable water bottle, notepaper, pen, and a calculator (smartphones are allowed, provided you only use the calculator feature during the exam).
This class is for landscape professionals, resort and grounds staff, water utility staff, and other municipal staff involved in water or irrigation management working in the Roaring Fork Valley. Please contact Victoria Arling (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you would like to attend and do not live and work in the Valley. The course will be capped at 30 registrants on a first come first serve basis.
COVID Considerations: Please stay home if you are feeling ill. We will be adhering to all relevant COVID mandates.
More information will be provided to attendees after registering.
Aspen Fire Department
420 E Hopkins Ave
Aspen, CO 81611
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Tuesday, September 19th, 2023 9:00 am-5:00 pm - Location: Aspen Fire Department
Wednesday, September 20th, 2023 9:00 am-5:00 pm - Location: Aspen Fire Department
Thursday, September 21st, 2023 9:00 am-5:00 pm - Location: Aspen Fire Department
Registration Closes: 09/17/2023
Sponsored by: City of Aspen
For more information, contact:Victoria Arling
Online Registration is not available.