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March 10, 2020 - April 15, 2020
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Time Details:
Registration ends March 6th. Course begins March 10th. Field day is April 15th for the Certification Course
Program includes online courses and field day for the certification course.
2 Tracts Available; Letter of Completion $195 Certification $295
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Master Rain Gardener Course

Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Learn how to design and build resiliency into local yards! This course focuses on rain garden and rainwater harvesting system design and installation. Rain gardens and rainwater harvesting systems assist residents with flood and erosion management, water conservation and establishment of backyard habitat. As part of the Master Rain Gardener program, participants will learn about: • Rain garden site assessment • Soil analysis • Design standards and elements • Plant selection • Rainwater harvesting system sizing and design • Rainwater harvesting water use and safety measures • Maintenance and use for long term success The Certification Track, geared towards professional audiences, includes a field day that will take place April 15th in Charleston, SC. The Letter of Completion Track is intended for home gardeners, Master Gardeners, and other residential audiences. Attendance in the field day is not included in this track. See website for track specific details.